Penn gets $125M to train nurse practitioners to care for underserved communities
The program comes as the COVID-19 pandemic has magnified persisting inequities in access to quality health care.
Nurses care for us – it’s time we stand up and do more for them | Opinion
Having worked as a registered nurse in hospital settings for 27 years I can attest a nurse spends about 75 minutes with a patient. A nurse sees the truth behind the diagnosis. A nurse sees the reality of a treatment. A nurse is a caregiver, a counselor, an advocate.
For health’s sake: Tell your lawmakers to let Pa.’s nurse practitioners do their jobs | Opinion
We implore our public officials and policymakers: LET NURSES DO THEIR JOBS!
The pandemic proves it: We’ve never needed nurse practitioners more | Opinion
Nurse practitioners are more likely than physicians to provide primary care to patients who need it the most: seniors, low-income families, and rural communities.
With the COVID-19 surge coming, is it finally time to expand practice rights for nurse practitioners? | Tuesday Morning Coffee
Governors in five states -- including New York and New Jersey -- have used executive power to give nurse practitioners broader practice authority.
We need nurse practitioners to fill the critical shortage of primary care providers in Pa. | Opinion
The Pa. General Assembly needs to stop standing in the way of a practical means to address needs and shortages.