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More than 234,000 licensed nurse practitioners in the US

More than 234,000 nurse practitioners (NPs) are licensed in the United States, according to the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), which released its latest...
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5 Things Every Nurse Needs to Know About CRNAs

How much do YOU know about nurse anesthetists? Perhaps surprisingly, they’ve been providing anesthesia care to patients in the U.S. for more than 150...
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College Choice Ranks 50 Best Masters in Nursing Degrees for 2017

We've all seen the stats and heard the news that there is a growing need for licensed nursing medical professionals who can help fill...
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30 Best Value Online Master’s Degree Programs for Nursing Education

. Best Medical Degrees, an online resource for students interested in careers in medicine, has compiled a ranking of the 30 Best Value Online Master's...
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2016 Rankings for the Best Online Nurse Practitioner Programs

College Choice, a leading authority in college and university rankings and resources, has published its 2016 rankings for the Best Online Nurse Practitioner Programs. Nurse...
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NPs Step In To Fill Growing Need For House Calls

Nurse practitioners are increasingly providing house calls for frail and elderly patients, eclipsing any other specialties in number of home visits in 2013, new...
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How To Overcome The Three Most Common Hurdles To Get An Advanced Degree

You want to get ahead in your career, but you probably have a litany of excuses why going back to school just doesn’t fit...
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Graduate School: 5 Things You Need To Know Before You Go

Okay, it’s time to decide: Are you going to grad school or not? You’ve been circling around this decision for a while now and...
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Demand For Nurse Practitioners Surpasses That of Some Physicians

 “How come you didn’t decide to ‘go all the way’ and become a doctor?” It’s a silly question that even the most well-intentioned patients will...
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10 Most Exciting Jobs in Nursing

A cool job…what’s that? The best answer is that it’s a job that lets you do things you love – at work – and get...

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