Mar 21, 2016

Florida, West Virginia Join Ranks of States Offering Improved Access to Care

As state legislative sessions wind down, Florida and West Virginia have joined the ranks of states where consumers will have better access to care after lawmakers expanded scope of practice laws for advanced practice registered nurses. The Washington Post’s Wonkblog takes a look at the trend toward greater practice authority for highly trained nurses, change that means consumers have more access to care as the demand for health care increases.