Our next interview will be with Mylikia Ross, CMBS. Ms. Ross is the NPBO Billing Expert. She’s going to talk with us about finding that perfect biller and just what to expect from them! In addition to answering your questions, she has prepared some questions that you can use when you interview as well. If Read More

Here is a question from a colleague in NJ. Please post to the blog if you have information that may be of assistance. I suspect this is a situation that many NPs are facing.   I am a NP in private practice, in Phillipsburg, NJ.  My collaborating physician claims his malpractice insurance company wants to Read More

This question came in from an NP in Texas: I am an NP (in Texas) and considering my own geriatric consulting company.  My question is since I will not be providing direct patient care do I still need to be in a collaborative agreement w/a physician?  I will be doing assessments, review of medical records Read More

Our next Nurse Practitioner Interview is with an NP who has gone chosen a path a bit different from the usual type of NP Practice. She’s taken her knowledge and skills and become an Internet Marketer! Join us Sunday June 15th at 5pm Pacific/8pm Eastern when we speak with Gail. If you have already signed Read More

Nurse practitioners do amazing things, and Scharmaine is no exception. Geriatric Initiatives, Inc. is a non-profit agency formed by Scharmaine Lawson-Baker, a nurse practitioner living in New Orleans, Louisiana. It was formed to raise awareness to the plight of the homebound elderly and disabled of New Orleans who are still struggling to recover from Hurricane Read More

If you are in a private NP practice and maintain 24/7 call with the ability to admit your own Medicare patients or have hospital admitting arrangements for your patients, please contact Jan Towers immediately at jtowers@aanp.org or call 202-966-6414.  AANP is trying to negotiate NP additions to pending Medicare legislation.  Immediate action is needed.

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