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    More States Removing Barriers to Nursing Practice and Care

    Mar 20, 2014

    Advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs), such as nurse practitioners, can help meet the primary health care needs of consumers, including the millions of new people enrolled under the Affordable Care Act and those living in rural areas. But outdated state scope of practice laws are keeping nurses from practicing to the full extent of their more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: Hawaii National Nevada North Dakota

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    Nurses Take Leadership Roles on New Insurance Exchanges

    Oct 19, 2013

    Nurses are playing key leadership roles in some states as consumers explore the new health insurance exchanges created by the Affordable Care Act. In Idaho, Margaret Wainwright Henbest, RN, MSN, CPNP, executive director of the Idaho Alliance for Leaders in Nursing, is one of 19 officials—and the only nurse—on the board of Your Health Idaho, the health more

    Issues: Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: Hawaii Idaho National Texas

 

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