Career Choices for ACNPs
- IN BRIEF. // Nursing Standard;5/14/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 36, p9
The article offers updates on nursing practice in Great Britain. Bungay Skingley and Ann Skingley from Canterbury Christ Church University in Kent, England were expected to present their research at a public seminar. The British Guideline on the Management of Asthma covers treatment trials,...
- NURSE PRACTITIONERS' EXPERIENCES OF WORKING COLLABORATIVELY WITH GENERAL PRACTITIONERS AND ALLIED HEALTH PROFESSIONALS IN NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA. Wilson, Kieren; Coulon, Lyn; Hillege, Sharon; Swann, Wendy // Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing;Dec2005-Feb2006, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p22
Objective: The study aimed to explore contemporary collaborative experiences of nurse practitioners (NPs) in providing care with general practitioners (GPs) and allied health care professionals. Design: A qualitative descriptive, exploratory design was considered the most appropriate to achieve...
- Urologists cite growth in use of physician extenders. Nash, Karen // Urology Times;6/1/2006, Vol. 34 Issue 7, p38
The article presents views of several urologists concerning the role of nurse practitioners and physician assistants in their practice in the U.S. Doctor Erik Houttuin stresses that physician extenders are helpful in a surgical practice since they are capable of doing documentation that are...
- What really is collaborative practice? // Patient Care for the Nurse Practitioner;Apr2001, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p53
Talks about the requirement of many states for advanced practice nurses to have collaborative practice agreements with a physician in the United States. Definition of collaborative; Situations when the collaboration is needed by nurse practitioner and physician.
- This NP covers for a physician. Gorham, Jill // RN;Oct85, Vol. 48 Issue 10, p40
Presents an article describing the working arrangements between physician Joseph Intile and nurse practitioner Karla Jagow. Origin of their professional relationship; Duties of Jagow as a substitute clinician to an internist; Details on her billings.
- Physician-Nurse Practitioner Interaction Patterns in Primary Care Practices. Lamb, Gerri S.; Napodano, Rudolph J. // American Journal of Public Health;Jan1984, Vol. 74 Issue 1, p26
A new method is presented which describes and measures the problem-solving and collaborative efforts between physicians and nurse practitioners on primary care teams. Application of the method would allow the relationship between team interaction and outcomes of health care to be studied. The...
- Drug information resources used by nurse practitioners and collaborating physicians at the point of care in Nova Scotia, Canada: a survey and review of the literature. Murphy, Andrea L.; Fleming, Mark; Martin-Misener, Ruth; Sketris, Ingrid S.; MacCara, Mary; Gass, David // BMC Nursing;2006, Vol. 5, p5
Background: Keeping current with drug therapy information is challenging for health care practitioners. Technologies are often implemented to facilitate access to current and credible drug information sources. In the Canadian province of Nova Scotia, legislation was passed in 2002 to allow nurse...
- JOINT PRACTICE WITH AN M.D.: IT'S PAYING OFF FOR US AND OUR PATIENTS. // RN;Sep77, Vol. 40 Issue 9, p64
Presents an excerpt from the book 'Together: A Casebook of Joint Practices in Primary Care,' published by the U.S. National Joint Practice Commission.
- Nurses' support is giving junior doctors relief from long hours. Thomas, Linda // Nursing Standard;3/24/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 28, p24
Presents views on the collaboration between junior physicians and nurses in the medical profession. Complaints from doctors regarding their hectic schedule in hospitals; Assistance provided by nurses with permanent schedules during the night shift; Work load initiative in the British medical...