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Nurse Handoff Communications

This is another guest blog from Dennis Taylor, RN, DNP, ACNP-BS, FCCM of Lexington and current president of the NC Nurses Association.We are once again excited to bring you content from Dennis Taylor, RN, DNP, PhD, ACNP-BS, FCCM of Lexington and current President of the North Carolina Nurses Association. Thanks to Mr. Taylor for contributing, …

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GUEST BLOG: Transportation and Administration of Patient Prescriptions and Medications by Dennis Taylor

We are excited to bring you content from Dennis Taylor, RN, DNP, PhD, ACNP-BS, FCCM of Lexington and current President of the North Carolina Nurses Association. Thanks to Dennis for contributing, please enjoy his thorough discussion of patient prescriptions and medications. Often a nurse may be responsible for discharging a patient from the hospital or …

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The 5 things you need to know if you have a nursing license in the state of north carolina

1: Are You Covered Under Your Employer’s Malpractice Insurance? Check with your employer to see if their medical malpractice insurance covers you If your employer says it does, then politely ask for a copy so you can see to what extent you are covered as there will be a policy limit on how much damages …

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Nurse Practitioner Regulation, Part 3 Representative Gale Adcock, FNP

What was envisioned as a 3-part series will actually be more. There is a lot more history to share. Click here for Gale’s last installment in this series.To recap Part 2, in 1992 the Joint Subcommittee (JSC) appointed a task force to review prescribing regulations for nurse practitioners (NPs) and certified nurse midwives. From this …

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North Carolina SAVE Act and What It Means for Nurse Practitioners

Currently, APRNs have certain requirements and restrictions on their practice.  The SAVE Act is a bill that, if passed, would ease restrictions for Advanced Practice Registered Nurses.  It is a reintroduction of the same bill that was not passed in 2020 because the session ending.  The 2021 SAVE Act was introduced to the NC General …

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Nursing Specialty Certifications

What is a specialty nursing certification and do I need one? Certification recognizes and provides ongoing validation of clinical knowledge, experience, and clinical judgment within a nursing specialty. The benefits of certification may include personal growth, career advancement, financial reward, professional recognition, and perceived empowerment. A specialty certification can also function as the means for …

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Nurse Practitioners Should Have At Least These 4 Professionals In Their Professional Network

Every professional has to know certain people that will either help them further their career or protect what the professional has earned. Not only is what you know important, but who you know may be just as important when running a business. This is true whether you are running a healthcare business, law firm, or …

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