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AANP president weighs in on full practice authority laws

By | 2019-09-10T09:29:09+00:00 September 10th, 2019|Categories: Nursing careers and jobs, Nursing education, Nursing specialties|

Outdated nursing licensure laws are a serious healthcare challenge, but we can address it together. Let's dive into full practice authority and why nurse practitioners in 28 states have barriers to practice without a collaborative agreement with a physician.

Is it wise to enter alternative-to-discipline programs for substance use disorders?

By | 2019-08-21T15:33:18+00:00 August 19th, 2019|Categories: Nursing careers and jobs|

A nurse was reported to her board of nursing for an apparent substance use disorder. After a hearing, the board recommended she would need to get into a treatment program sponsored by the board to maintain her license. Find out about the different types of programs, such as alternative-to-discipline programs.