Author: Herrmann, L.

Tandem Practice Model: A Model for Physician-Nurse Practitioner Collaboration in a Specialty Practice, Neurosurgery

Purpose: To describe the benefits of a physician-nurse practitioner (NP) collaborative practice model, specifically that of a tandem practice model, using a neurosurgeon and a primary care NP in the clinic and inpatient setting. Data sources: Selected journal articles from Medline and CINAHL, and anecdotal clinical experience. Conclusions: This collaborative practice model, in which the […]