Author: Capezuti, E.

Professional Autonomy: Essential for Nurse Practitioner Survival in the 21st Century

This article examines nurse practitioners’ (NPs) professional autonomy as a critical component of future practice success and survival. Professional autonomy provides the basis for defining and negotiating NPs’ work and worth in primary care. Outcome data and analyses that delineate the unique and overlapping practice roles and responsibilities of physicians and NPs will help determine […]