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Apr 15, 2015, 09:25 ET

Nurse Practitioners Praise U.S. Senators for SGR Repeal

The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) today congratulated the U.S. Senate for passing Medicare payment reform following the U.S....

Mar 26, 2015, 15:11 ET

Nurse Practitioners Applaud SGR Repeal in U.S. House of Representatives

The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), the largest professional membership association for nurse practitioners in the country,...

Mar 24, 2015, 09:30 ET

Nurse Practitioners To Lobby Federal Lawmakers In Record Numbers

 The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), the largest professional membership organization for nurse practitioners in the...

Mar 24, 2015, 09:00 ET

2013-14 National Nurse Practitioner Practice Site Census

The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) today released data from the 2013-14 National Nurse Practitioner Practice Site Census that...

Mar 05, 2015, 17:54 ET

Nurse Practitioners Salute Nebraska For New Health Care Law

The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) today commends Governor Ricketts and the Nebraska Senate for passing Legislative Bill 107,...

Feb 26, 2015, 10:01 ET

Nurse Practitioners Applaud Supreme Court Ruling

 The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) has voiced its support for the U.S. Supreme Court decision in North Carolina State...

Feb 02, 2015, 09:00 ET

AANP Launches National Multi-Media Campaign to Strengthen Public and Policymaker Awareness of Nurse Practitioners

 The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) today announced the launch of an integrated multi-media campaign to strengthen public...

Jan 22, 2015, 11:54 ET

Nurse Practitioners Urge Congress To Reform Medicare Provider Reimbursment

 In his testimony today before the U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Health, Ken Miller, PhD, RN, CFNP, FAAN, FAANP, President of...

Jan 21, 2015, 09:30 ET

2015 Nurse Practitioner Ranks Surge To 205,000, Nearly Doubling Over Past Decade

 The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) today released data showing that the number of nurse practitioners licensed in the...

Jan 02, 2015, 09:00 ET

American Association of Nurse Practitioners announces launch of new career center

 The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) today announced the launch of AANP JobCenter, a new career center designed to connect...

Nov 10, 2014, 09:30 ET

Nurse Practitioners Announce 2015 Legislative Priorities For National NP Week

The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) – the largest professional membership organization for nurse practitioners or NPs in...

Aug 08, 2014, 12:20 ET

Nurse Practitioners Press for Full-Practice Authority Across the VA Health Care System

The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) today congratulates Robert McDonald on his new role as Secretary of the Department of...

Jul 03, 2014, 09:30 ET

American Association Of Nurse Practitioners Urges Veterans Administration To Expand Role Of Nurse Practitioners In VA Hospitals

 The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) today called on the Veterans Administration to move quickly to improve veterans' access...

Jun 17, 2014, 10:30 ET

Thousands of Nurse Practitioners Convene in Nashville for the 2014 AANP National Conference

The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) today kicks off its 2014 National Conference, the largest annual gathering of nurse...

Mar 31, 2014, 10:16 ET

AANP Celebrates 50,000th Member

The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), the largest national professional membership organization for nurse practitioners (NPs) of...

Mar 11, 2014, 10:06 ET

Nurse Practitioners Urge Legislators to Follow FTC Lead Against Practice Restrictions

 The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), the largest national professional membership organization for nurse practitioners of...

Nov 20, 2013, 12:38 ET

Nurse Practitioners Challenge AMA Recommendations on Team-Based Care Reimbursement

AANP Calls on Organized Medicine to Put Patients First Kenneth P. Miller, PhD, RN, CFNP, FAAN, President of the American Association of Nurse...

Nov 12, 2013, 08:00 ET

Pain Is Symptom that Most Significantly Impacts Fibromyalgia Patients

"Functioning with Fibro" survey shows extent to which fibromyalgia pain affects personal relationships and ability to fulfill responsibilities at...

Nov 11, 2013, 09:00 ET

Nurse Practitioners Provide More Than 171,000 Solutions To The Health Care Crisis

As the health care provider shortage continues to top the national agenda, it is important that the public be aware of the 171,000...

Nov 05, 2013, 12:00 ET

New Poll Shows Strong Public Support for Greater Access to Nurse Practitioner Care

AANP Unveils Polling Data at the National Press Club The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), the largest professional...