Category: Advanced Practice Nursing

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Are PAs & NPs the Answer to the Physician Shortage Problem?

Are PAs & NPs the Answer to the Physician Shortage Problem?

It’s estimated that by the year 2030, the US could be short as many as 120,000 physicians. The latest report shows that number includes nearly 13, [...]
4 AGPCNP Free Practice Questions for the ANCC Exam

4 AGPCNP Free Practice Questions for the ANCC Exam

Just started studying for your Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Board Certification Exam?  Whether you've been reviewing for mont [...]
BoardVitals Partners with ZDoggMD to Honor Nurses with ‘Nurse Virginia’ Video

BoardVitals Partners with ZDoggMD to Honor Nurses with ‘Nurse Virginia’ Video

As part of National Nurses Week, BoardVitals Partnered with ZDoggMD with this "Nurse Virginia" video, which is a parody on the song, "Meet Virgini [...]
How I Re-Entered The Workforce As An NP After 10 Years

How I Re-Entered The Workforce As An NP After 10 Years

After finishing graduate school and working for a few years as a Family Nurse Practitioner, I took some time off to raise my family: 10 years to b [...]
NursingCE.com: A New CEU Resource for Nurses

NursingCE.com: A New CEU Resource for Nurses

We are excited to announce the launch of our newest partner, NursingCE.com, a new website designed to offer nurses a one-stop-shop for completing [...]
Working as a Nurse Practitioner: Clinical Diversity

Working as a Nurse Practitioner: Clinical Diversity

When someone asks me what it’s like to work as a Nurse Practitioner (NP), be it a nurse, student, or layperson, I often reply, “Well, it depends.” [...]
4 Adult Gerontology Acute Care NP Free Practice Questions

4 Adult Gerontology Acute Care NP Free Practice Questions

Are you preparing for the Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Board Exam? In 2016, we released our AG-ACNP question bank with more tha [...]
How to Fulfill Your ANCC Pharmacology Requirement Fast & Easily

How to Fulfill Your ANCC Pharmacology Requirement Fast & Easily

There are more than 234,000 nurse practitioners (NPs) licensed in the US and all of them have “prescriptive authority” as part of their profession [...]
Test Yourself with These Free Psychiatric-Mental Health NP Practice Questions

Test Yourself with These Free Psychiatric-Mental Health NP Practice Questions

It’s time to start mentally preparing for the Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Board Certification Exam. You may be feeling overwhelme [...]
How I Passed My FNP Certification Exam: Top Study Tools

How I Passed My FNP Certification Exam: Top Study Tools

So you have crossed the first hurdle and finished your Nurse Practitioner (NP) program – Congratulations! Next on your list of priorities is your [...]
Can You Answer All 6 of these FNP Sample Questions?

Can You Answer All 6 of these FNP Sample Questions?

  Our previous Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) sample questions were a hit with prospective FNP's so we've created an interactive practice [...]
Should I Sit for My Critical Care Registered Nurse Certification?

Should I Sit for My Critical Care Registered Nurse Certification?

A question many nurses working in critical care ask themselves is whether or not to sit for the CCRN certification. I certainly did, and for me, t [...]
PNCB vs ANCC Pediatric NP Exam: How to Decide Which One to Take

PNCB vs ANCC Pediatric NP Exam: How to Decide Which One to Take

When you are ready to take the boards to become a certified pediatric nurse practitioner there are a lot of details to consider including content, [...]
Community Acquired Pneumonia FNP Board Question Video Explanation

Community Acquired Pneumonia FNP Board Question Video Explanation

So, you're preparing to take your Family Nurse Practitioner Board Exam. One of the topics typically found on the FNP exam is Community Acquired Pneumo [...]
How to Study for the Adult Gerontology Acute Care NP Exam

How to Study for the Adult Gerontology Acute Care NP Exam

If you're getting ready to take your AG-ACNP Exam, you probably are scouring for the best resources for studying. Resources for this exam, are parti [...]
10 Public Health Concerns Every Doctor Encounters

10 Public Health Concerns Every Doctor Encounters

As a newly practicing physician, you are going to see the adverse impacts of public health issues walk in your door every day. Sometimes you notice th [...]
ANCC vs. AANP: Which FNP Exam Should I Take?

ANCC vs. AANP: Which FNP Exam Should I Take?

The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) are the governing boards that [...]
Can You Answer These 5 CCRN Exam Sample Questions?

Can You Answer These 5 CCRN Exam Sample Questions?

Caring for patients who are more ill than ever before is the duty of a critical care nurse. Although CCRN certification is not mandatory, successf [...]
The Graveyard Shift Struggle is Real. Am I Right, Nurses?

The Graveyard Shift Struggle is Real. Am I Right, Nurses?

"WHAT IS LIFE?! WHY?!" We know an internal conflict erupts when you're asked to sacrifice day light for the bizarre, lonely hours of a graveyard sh [...]
More than “Just a Nurse”

More than “Just a Nurse”

An interview with Stephanie Schutter, FNP I am a mom, I am a wife, I am a caregiver, I am a friend, I am a confidant. I am more than just a [...]
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