Author: Dell, R.

Outcomes of an Osteoporosis Disease-Management Program Managed by Nurse Practitioners

Purpose: To detail the outcomes of an osteoporosis disease-management program where nurse practitioners (NPs) have taken a leadership role in screening, diagnosing, and treating patients at risk for osteoporosis. Data sources: An electronic medical record (EMR) was used to collect demographic, pharmacy, dual x-ray absorptiometry (DXA) scan, and fracture data from a population of over 625,000 patients […]