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Texas Gulf Coast Chapter of GAPNA

I want to encourage followers and members to please take time now to update your profile on the website with good contact information and not work email addresses that are being blocked. National...

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Reposted from Texas Board of Nursing: An email was sent recently from the Texas State Board of Pharmacy to advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) with prescriptive authority using the...

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Dear Gulf Coast GAPNA Colleagues, As I reflect back on 2017, there were many hardships we endured, but many blessings as well. I wanted to reach out to thank and acknowledge all the previous board...

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A timely article for November's Chapter Meeting and Presentation on the use of OAB drugs in the elderly population. ANAHEIM, CA (UroToday.com) - Dr. William Steers, University of Virginia presented...

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By Glenna Murdock, RN, contributor September 30, 2010 - What was old is new again. Once the norm, house calls by health care providers all but disappeared decades ago, as technology became more...

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September 2010 Nurse practitioners are known for providing excellent clinical care. Studies have demonstrated the effectiveness and excellent outcomes of NP-delivered care. We listen to our...

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October 5th, 2010 by Thomas Dahlborg I recently heard a Yale-trained advanced practice nurse discuss the human connection in healing and how critical cultivating a relationship is to best position...

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A survey of 1200 Oregonians, Washingtonians and Idahoans found that 49% agreed that the treatment they get from nurse practitioners is just as good as what they get from a doctor. Their confidence...

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The Future of Nursing explores how nurses' roles, responsibilities, and education should change significantly to meet the increased demand for care that will be created by health care reform and to...

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By Barbara Bein 8/11/2010 The AAFP is vigorously objecting to some of the policies of the National Board of Medical Examiners, or NBME, related to health system reform. Specifically, the Academy is...

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