Author: O'Malley, K.

Responsibilities, Roles & Staffing Patterns of Nurse Practitioners in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Purpose: To describe the unique contribution of the NP in caring for critically ill infants through the study of NP responsibilities, roles, staffing patterns, and patient profiles. Design: This prospective descriptive study was conducted in conjunction with a regional multi-site outcomes study. Methods: Data were collected at five regional level II/III NICUs in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Twenty-two […]