Patients At Risk – Podcast2021-03-04T20:33:52+00:00

RN exposes deficiencies in NP education – and the growth of the NP ‘cash’ practice: Part 2 – Video

By |April 22nd, 2021|Categories: Patients at Risk|

In our last episode we discussed the rapid growth of nurse practitioner training programs and some of the challenges this has caused in ensuring [...]

Independent nurse practice in California – what patients should know – Video

By |April 22nd, 2021|Categories: Patients at Risk|

On September 29, 2020, the state of California passed AB 890, a bill allowing nurse practitioners the right to practice without physician supervision. The [...]

Why “access” to poor healthcare can be more dangerous than no healthcare at all – Video

By |April 22nd, 2021|Categories: Patients at Risk|

Many advocates of nonphysician practice argue that we need to allow nurse practitioners and physician assistants to practice independently because of a “provider” shortage. [...]

Nurse practitioner describes gaps in education: “I wasn’t fully equipped like I thought I was” – Video

By |April 22nd, 2021|Categories: Patients at Risk|

Patrice Little DNP discusses limitations in nurse practitioner education and explains why she created a platform to better prepare NP students. Doctor of Nurse [...]

RN and former NP student exposes deficiencies in nurse practitioner education – Video

By |February 25th, 2021|Categories: Patients at Risk|

There are over 400 nurse practitioner schools in the United States, with nearly HALF of these programs promoting online training—ranging from 50-100% of required [...]

Can nurse practitioners pass the same exams as physicians? The DNP-USMLE experiment – Video

By |February 25th, 2021|Categories: Patients at Risk|

The pathway to becoming a licensed physician in the United States requires nine to eleven years of formal education, and all physicians are required [...]

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