All states should allow full scope of practice for NPs

06/14/2013 | Wall Street Journal, The

It is time for all states to allow nurse practitioners to practice without physician oversight, AANP President Angela Golden writes in an article addressing the question of whether nurse practitioners can help solve the need for more primary care providers. Studies show that NPs spend more time with patients and they provide comparable quality of care to physicians. Her column is paired with an article by Dr. Reid Blackwelder of the American Academy of Family Physicians, who argues for the importance of collaboration.

View Full Article in:

Wall Street Journal, The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director, Site Quality Management
CareFusion
Minneapolis, MN
Associate - Food and Drug
Keller and Heckman LLP
Washington, DC
Senior Paralegal - Research & Development, and Medical
Boehringer Ingelheim
CT
Junior to Mid-Level FDA Associate
Morgan Lewis
Washington, DC
Senior Counsel – Regulatory Affairs
RAI Services Company
Winston-Salem, NC