Literature Type: White Paper


Improving Access to Healthcare in Pennsylvania: Full Utilization of Certified Registered Nurse Practitioners

The Pennsylvania Coalition of Nurse Practitioners (PCNP) is an organization representing the interests of over 7,000 Certified Registered Nurse Practitioners (CRNPs) in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. PCNP is an affiliate member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the American College of Nurse Practitioners. PCNP is dedicated to ensuring that all citizens of the […]

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National Council of State Boards of Nursing’s Paper on the Regulation of Advanced Practice Nursing: Is This Really a Vision

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Clinical Outcomes: The Yardstick of Educational Effectiveness

The safety and quality of nurse practitioner (NP) competency-based education has consistently been demonstrated through more than 40 years of patient care research. The yardstick of educational effectiveness should be based on patient outcomes. Educational preparation for physicians and NPs does differ. Although different, there is no evidence to suggest one is superior to the […]

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Scope of Practice for Nurse Practitioners

Nurse practitioners (NPs) practice in nearly every health care setting including clinics, hospitals, Veterans Affairs and Indian Health Care facilities, emergency rooms, urgent care sites, private physician or NP practices (both managed and owned by NPs), nursing homes, schools, colleges, retail clinics, public health departments, nurse managed clinics, homeless clinics, and home health. NP practice […]

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ASMT Position Paper on Physician Extenders
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