NPs advocate changes to help fill primary care shortage

03/4/2013 | Bloomberg Businessweek

The primary care shortage, which is expected to worsen once the health care law is fully implemented, is driving nurse practitioners to seek to remove barriers to practice. Nurse practitioners are lobbying state legislators to remove restrictions. There are about 155,000 nurse practitioners in the U.S., and they could help fill the need for primary care, AANP said.

View Full Article in:

Bloomberg Businessweek

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Consumer Directed Health Plan (CDH) Product Offering Manager
Blue Cross Blue Shield MA
Quincy, MA
Actuary
Meridian Health Plan
Detroit, MI
ISHN - Chief Compliance Officer
Mountain States Health Alliance
Johnson City, TN
President/Chief Executive Officer
MedCost
Winston-Salem, NC
Director, Payer Marketing
Avalere Health
Washington, DC