American College of Nurse Practitioners Company Profile

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The American College of Nurse Practitioners (ACNP), located in Washington, D.C., is a national, non-profit membership organization whose mission is to ensure a solid policy and regulatory foundation that enables Nurse Practitioners to continue providing accessible, high quality healthcare to the nation. ACNP’s unique membership structure consisting of both individual nurse practitioners as well as national and state NP organizations unites the diverse practice specialties of NPs. For more information, visit

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As Numbers Swell, Nurse Practitioners Launch National Campaign

The American Association of Nurse Practitioners is launching a $2 million education and public awareness campaign as numbers of NPs swell to a quarter million.

Independent practice: Nurse practitioners respond

Shortly after the publication of “Independent practice: Both nurse practitioners and physicians should be outraged,” the nurse practitioner (NP) leadership responded with a press release, ...

Nurse Practitioners Boost Presence By 43% In Rural America

Nurse practitioners account for 1 in 4 medical care providers in U.S. rural practices – a "significant" 43.2% increase from 2008 to 2016, a new report in the journal Health Affairs shows.

Radiologic groups help block Oregon legislation allowing nurses to perform imaging procedures

The legislation would have let nurse practitioner

Presence of Nurse Practitioners Growing in Primary Care

FRIDAY, June 22, 2018 -- Nurse practitioners (NPs) are a growing segment of the primary care workforce, according to a study published in the June issue of Health Affairs. Hilary Barnes, Ph.D., from t...

Study Shows Nurse Practitioners and Physicians Face Similar Liability Risks

"It is encouraging to learn that liability risks faced by nurse practitioners do not differ greatly from those faced by physicians," said Gerald Fincken, Read more...

Nurse practitioners could be poised to fill primary care gap

(Reuters Health) - With the U.S. lurching toward a severe shortage of primary care physicians, nurse practitioners may be poised to fill the void - but only if more can be convinced to live in underse...

Report: Nurse Practitioners Pose Malpractice Risk Similar to Physicians

Nurse practitioners face malpractice risks similar to those of physicians. Hospitals should provide similar types and levels of education in risk management.

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American Association of Nurse Practitioners National Nurse Practitioner sample survey: Update on acute care nurse practitioner practice.

Data from national surveys on the practice of nurse practitioners (NPs) provides valuable information on aspects of practice, demographic characteristics of providers and patients, plans for continued...

Removing restrictions on nurse practitioners' scope of practice in New York State: Physicians' and nurse practitioners' perspectives.

In 2015, New York State adopted the Nurse Practitioners Modernization Act to remove required written practice agreements between physicians and nurse practitioners (NPs) with at least 3,600 hours of p...

Management of venous thromboembolism with non-vitamin K oral anticoagulants: A review for nurse practitioners and pharmacists: Corrigendum.

Job satisfaction and empowerment of self-employed nurse practitioners: A mixed methods study.

Self-employed nurse practitioners (NPs) have been part of the American health care landscape since the 1970s, owning practices throughout the United States. The purpose of this study was to explore an...

Privately practicing nurse practitioner services in Australia and patient access to care: Results from realist interviews.

To facilitate the expansion of nurse practitioners working in community and primary health settings, legislative changes were enacted in 2010. These led to privately practicing nurse practitioners (PP...

Clinical Trials [2064 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Intervention Study for Smoking Cessation in Spanish College Students

This study evaluate the effectiveness of a nurse multi-component intervention aimed at helping Spanish college student smokers to quit smoking.

General Practitioners' Felt With Their Patients' Death (REGIDAQ)

Very few studies are dealing with the way general practitioners feel the death of their patients. Main studies about that subject are qualitative. It needs quantitative studies to analyse ...

CholGate - The Effect of Alerting Versus on Demand Computer Based Decision Support on Treatment of Dyslipidaemia by General Practitioners

Indirect evidence show alerting physicians with clinical decision support systems (CDSS) seem to change behaviour more than requiring users to actively initiate the system. However, random...

Integrative Care Training Program for Nurses on Supportive Cancer Care

The integration of complementary medicine in supportive and palliative cancer care (i.e., Integrative Oncology) is becoming more prevalent in many of the leading oncology centers in Israel...

Assessment of Tender & Swollen Joints Count Score Performed by a Rheumatologist And Rheumatology Nurses in Patients With RA and PsA.

This study will establish a comparison in follow-up care of 100 patients between Health Care Practitioners, more specifically the rheumatologist and a trained nurse. The study objective is...

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American College of Nurse Practitioners

The American College of Nurse Practitioners (ACNP), located in Washington, D.C., is a national, non-profit membership organization whose mission is to ensure a solid policy...

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

American College of Nurse Practitioners,

ENP Network

ENP Network, headquartered in North Palm Beach, Fla., is the largest and fastest growing provider of web based services to the nurse practitioner industry. Founded in 2006, today ...

Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation, NPHF

In 2005, a group of pioneering nurse practitioners launched the Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation. The foundation is dedicated to raising the bar in health care, contributing to excellence...

American College of Gastroenterology

Founded in 1932, the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) is an organization with an international membership of over 11,000 individuals from 80 countries. The College is committed to serving ...

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