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Coronavirus – Covid 19: What Your Need to Know | Nurse Practitioners

March 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

This is a scary, unprecedented times for providers, and is especially tough for newly minted nurse practitioners. I’ve gotten a lot of questions about coronavirus aka COVID-19 (but actually, SARS-Cov-2 is it’s real name). What we know feels like it’s changing by the minute, but below I’ve done an update …

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When to Use Antibiotics: Persistent Cough Case Study for Nurse Practitioners

November 26, 2019 | 14

It’s 2 p.m., the medical assistant comes to your office and lets you know your next patient is ready, and …

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Preoperative Exam for Nurse Practitioners

November 19, 2019 | 8

If you’re overwhelmed and intimidated by preoperative exams, you’re not alone. Even a healthy patient undergoing a low-risk surgery can …

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Slightly Elevated Liver Enzymes: Lab Interpretation for New Grad NPs

November 11, 2019 | 16

How often do you open your EHR and find slightly elevated liver enzymes? (Daily, right?) Should you worry about them? …

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Anemia Diagnosis: Lab Interpretation for New Grad NPs

November 5, 2019 | 2

How often do you open your EHR to find lab results that are slightly abnormal, but you’re not sure if …

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Time Management Tips for New Nurse Practitioners

October 28, 2019 | 4

Another day hits 5 o’clock and you wonder: how did you end up bringing so many charts and lab results …

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High TSH Levels: Lab Interpretation for New Grad NPs

October 22, 2019 | 10

Finding a high TSH on a screening test or when you’ve ordered it for a fatigue workup is SO common. …

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