Sharecare News posted a story about Nursing:
WEDNESDAY, May 15 (HealthDay News) -- The United States has a shortage of primary care doctors, and some policymakers want to fill the gap by expanding the role of nurse practitioners. But the two professions are engaged in a turf war over who can do the job better, a new survey finds.
How can I nurture myself?Women often times put themselves on the "back burner" they are have many roles-wives, mothers, caregivers, work full time etc... It is important to take time out to care for yourself. You cannot be proficient in what you do or who you take care of if you are not well yourself! Scheduling your annual... Full Post
How can Nurses make a difference in the health of their patients?Nurses play a huge role in the care of the patient. They are often the first line who meets the patients, comforts the patients and family, and educates the patients about next steps to better health and recovery. Nurses are the eyes and ears when the Physician is not present. Our job is to give... Full Post
What conditions does a nurse practitioner treat?
Nurse Practitioners treat, diagnosis, educate, and can prescribe medications for many disease processes and conditions. Depending on their specialty, they can treat according to their scope of practice. For example if they are specialized in Woman's Health, they can do annual exams, pap smears, treat... Full Post