Maternity and Paternity Leave for Nurse Practitioners? What You Need to Know
April 16th, 2018
By Labor and Employment Attorney Jennifer Lankford Welcoming a new member to your family is […]
Critical Advice for NPs Who Delegate to Medical Assistants
April 9th, 2018
Thanks to the predicted surge in the number of medical offices and outpatient care facilities, […]
Life for Nurse Practitioners in Guam Just Got Even Better
February 26th, 2018
If Surf, Sand and Sun Wasn’t Enough… As a nurse practitioner, I’ve long fantasized about […]
Can Nurse Practitioners Text Patient Care Orders?
February 19th, 2018
Have you ever texted about a patient? In the emergency department where I work, texting […]
Does Working in an Independent Practice State Really Affect Your NP Job?
January 22nd, 2018
I’ve had several nurse practitioners tell me they will only work in independent practice states. […]
2017’s Must-Read Legal Posts for Nurse Practitioners
December 29th, 2017
While thinking about the legal implications of our work as nurse practitioners isn’t always enjoyable, […]
What’s the Difference Between Nursing Boards and Nursing Associations?
December 20th, 2017
With over a hundred national nursing associations and boards of nursing throughout the country, it […]
How Should NPs Respond to a BON Investigation?
December 6th, 2017
Being under investigation by the board of nursing is a stressful situation for any nurse […]
Do You Give Your Family and Friends Medical Advice?
September 10th, 2017
My father is a physician, so I was used to family and friends constantly calling […]
6 Worst States for Physician Assistants
June 29th, 2017
Last week we talked scope of practice regulations for physician assistants here on the ThriveAP […]
Decoding Physician Assistant Scope of Practice Regulations
June 22nd, 2017
All healthcare providers, physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants alike practice under a set of […]
Nurse Practitioners, Are You Complying with This Reporting Law?
June 21st, 2017
By Leondria Taty, MSN, FNP-C Every state has a reportable disease list, and health care […]