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New York Post & Reporter Betsy McCaughy Perpetuate Blaming Cultures and Medical Errors

Understanding the many roles of healthcare professionals can be confusing and the last thing we need is misinformation from journalists.  Although she is entitled to have her own opinion about nurses and nurse practitioners,  McCaughy’s 1/5/2015 New York Post piece is pretty dangerous since … Continue reading

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If You Believe in Cost-Effective & Compassionate Healthcare-Believe in Nurse Practitioners!

I respect physicians, but sometimes I just don’t get how this kind of interference happens.  Does Congress think Nurse Practitioners are so limited they can’t sign a home health plan?  If anything, they have MORE experience in home health than … Continue reading

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