Archive for the ‘Policy’ Category

U.S News & World Report has ranked the nurse practitioner (NP) role first on its 2022 Best Health Care Jobs list and second on its 2022 100 Best Jobs list.

“U.S. News & World Report ranking of NPs as the nation’s top health care job demonstrates the strength of the profession in serving patients and communities and meeting the skyrocketing demand for high-quality health care across the country,” said April N. Kapu, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC, FAANP, FCCM, FAAN, president of AANP.

Reckoning with Racism in Nursing

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Texas allows social workers to deny LGBTQ, disabled clients

What do others think of this? Article found in a group on Facebook from ABC News. Click HERE to see this article. Thoughts?

COVID Misinformation Is Killing People

This article published in Scientific American was shared through Doximity. It's an interesting read addressing both the ethics and policy of how we collectively manage

Organized Medicine Is Putting Profit Ahead of Patients, and It’s Making America Sick

This article, published by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners in August of 2020, is timely and points to a category of dynamics that impact how we as

Leveraging nurse practitioner capacities to achieve global health for all: COVID-19 and beyond

From the abstract of this article by the International Nursing Review: AIMS: To argue that nurse practitioners have been under‐utilized generally in the current