24 Apr, 2024
10 mins read

Surprising things about a nurse practitioner’s role versus a physician’s

A nurse practitioner (NP) is a registered nurse (RN) who has completed advanced education and training in a specialty area of practice. NPs are authorized to diagnose and treat medical conditions, order and interpret diagnostic tests, prescribe medications and provide patient education and counseling. The scope of an NP’s practice varies from state to state. […]