It's a great time to be a nurse practitioner (NP). According to recent data from the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), the number of NPs has nearly doubled over the past ten years, "rising from approximately 106,000 in 2004 to 205,000 as of December 31, 2014."
Are you looking for a review guide designed especially for practicing nurses preparing for the acute and primary care certification examination offered by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and the Adult Gerontology Primary Care examination offered by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners? We just published it.
Nursing faculty are already raving about our recently published Advanced Practice Nursing: Contexts of Care by Lynette Hamlin. According to one nursing instructor, "it's refreshing to see a text that is written from the perspective of a nurse practitioner for nurse practitioners." Another nursing faculty member praises its, "details, objectives, true-to-life scenarios, and motivational messages [that] get readers involved in deductive solutions to the problems."
Praise is already coming in for the recently published Nurse Practitioner's Business Practice and Legal Guide, Fifth Edition by Carolyn Buppert. Doody's Review Service just awarded it 5 stars and a perfect score of 100. According to reviewer, Cynthia Lee Cummings, RN, MSN, EdD, from the University of North Florida Brooks College of Health, it is "an invaluable book for nurse practitioners."
Our recently published Nurse Practitioner's Business Practice and Legal Guide, Fifth Edition by Carolyn Buppert is now available as a CourseSmart eBook.
Join us in celebrating all the talented, compassionate, and highly skilled nurse practitioners (NPs) across the country because it's National NP Week!
Have you been looking for a text focused solely on nurse practitioner (NP) roles, but haven't been able to find one? We just published it! Role Development for the Nurse Practitioner by Julie G. Stewart and Susan M. DeNisco shows students, practitioners, and administrators everything they need to know about creating an empowering work environment, role satisfaction, and opportunities for improved outcomes.
Do you know about the Doctorate Nursing Programs in the New Millennium project? It is a great resource for both aspiring nurses and current health care practitioners to learn more about careers in nursing and online programs. Check out this "Day in the Life" video of Devon Healey, a practicing RN:
LVN to RN.net recently announced their Top 50 Must-Read Books for Nurses in 2012. Included on the list was Nurse Practitioner's Business Practice and Legal Guide, Fourth Edition by Carolyn Buppert.