Healthcare Employers

Navigate the unique considerations of employing advanced practice providers with tips, advice and insight from our team. Our experts connect with thousands of nurse practitioners and physician assistants as well as hundreds of healthcare employers each year and understand the trends in the advanced practice profession and employment.

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5 Steps to Operationalize a Transition to Practice Program (part 2)

In our first installment in this two-part series we explored the first three steps in operationalizing a TTP program: Announce Program Internally Select Your Participants …

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5 Steps to Operationalize a Transition to Practice Program

You did it! You’ve overcome organizational barriers to gain the support needed to move forward with a transition to practice (TTP) program for your APPs… …

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How to Gain Buy-In For Your Transition to Practice Program: No Matter the Stakeholder (FREE GUIDE)

Despite the proven value of transition to practice programs, advanced practice provider leadership often needs to gain organizational support, or buy-in, from numerous stakeholders within …

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3 Ways to Drive NP & PA Retention

Many Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants/ Associates are struggling with the transformation of their careers due to the pandemic, physician shortages, and the evolution of …

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3-Part Free Transition to Practice Employer Workshop Series

Since 2012, ThriveAP has partnered with employers and fellowship programs to support advanced practice providers. To expand upon our goal to cultivate a community of …

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ThriveAP Announcement

BJC HealthCare Collaborates with ThriveAP for Innovative APP Educational Program

ThriveAP is proud to announce a new relationship with BJC Healthcare to help nurse practitioners and physician assistants accelerate their clinical practice goals. NASHVILLE, TENN. …

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Advanced Practice Provider Onboarding Checklist

If you’re an employer who hires advanced practice providers, you’re well aware of the challenges associated with onboarding a new nurse practitioner or physician assistant. …

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Transition to practice Program for APPs

What is Transition to Practice & How Does it Impact Employers?

Transition to practice (TTP) is the crucial time in which NPs/PAs develop skills, competencies and practical knowledge necessary to optimally perform their roles/responsibilities. Transition to …

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ThriveAP Welcomes Growth and New Partnership

By Chris Poole, CEO ThriveAP is an education and training resource for Advanced Practice Providers (APPs) which is the fastest growing segment of professional healthcare …

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Use These 6 Non-Monetary Incentives to Boost NP Motivation

A raise is always a nice way of recognizing a nurse practitioner who is going above and beyond in their practice. Contrary to popular belief, …

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COVID-19 FAQ for Healthcare Employers

With every day that passes, the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases across the globe continues to grow. Along with it, recommendations, declarations and briefings are …

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How to Start a Nurse Practitioner Residency at Your Clinic

An increasing number of clinics are offering residency and fellowship programs to nurse practitioners. While advanced practice providers are not required to complete such programs, …

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