Nurse Practitioner Career Advice

Whether you’re looking for some nurse practitioner career encouragement or a deep dive into employment specifics, you’re in the right place. On the career advice section of the blog we cover everything from common concerns nurse practitioners have to specific issues faced in the profession.

3 Practical Tips for Preventing Nurse Practitioner Burnout

If you’re a nurse practitioner feeling the pressures of working in healthcare, there are a few practical ways you can maintain motivation and even enthusiasm …

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Unexpected Perks of Working for a Small Practice

At first glance, working for a large practice can seem like the ideal opportunity, especially if you’re a new grad nurse practitioner. With bigger benefits …

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9 Practical Tips for Conquering Night Shift Fatigue

Last night my husband and I went to dinner with friends which happened to be the same day I was transition back to reality from …

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Featured NP Residency Opportunity – New Mexico

Is this New Mexico adventure right for you? Are you dreaming of working in a clinic that will assist you grow in to the autonomous …

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Do These 8 Things After Giving Your Two Weeks Notice

The Guide to a Graceful Exit for Nurse Practitioners  Working up the nerve to give your two weeks notice to your employer can be downright …

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4 Key Questions to Help Your Patients Make Lifestyle Changes

Recently on the ThriveAP residency program webinar, a speaker discussed the concept of motivational interviewing. In my eight years as a nurse practitioner, I had …

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The Ultimate Abscess I&D Tutorial

You know you’re made for medicine when you see a bulging, fluctuant abscess and you just can’t wait to stick an #11 blade in to …

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Making the Most of Working on Christmas

Admittedly, I’m not working on Christmas this year. I will be with my family enjoying morning cinnamon rolls and eating beef tenderloin for dinner. Mmmm….. …

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NP Holiday Etiquette: Guidelines for Giving Gifts to Coworkers

Wanting to spread holiday cheer among your coworkers this Christmas is understandable; after all, you do spend quite a bit of time together and you’ve …

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5 Questions to Ask Before Relocating for a Nurse Practitioner Job

“I love packing!” said no one-ever. The logistics of a move for a new nurse practitioner position can be difficult to plan and execute. Helping …

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9 Tips to Make Your Nurse Practitioner LinkedIn Profile Pop

Admittedly, my personal LinkedIn profile could be improved upon. Sure, my profile looks professional which it the most important LinkedIn consideration, but its contents are …

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Critical Advice for NPs Who Delegate to Medical Assistants

Thanks to the predicted surge in the number of medical offices and outpatient care facilities, technological advancements and the growing number of elderly Americans in …

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