Report Details Crucial Role Nurses Can Play in Addressing Unmet Health Needs of the 21st Century
Video: Presentation on National Trends and Emerging Issues in the Healthcare Workforce
Professor Patricia Pittman, co-director of the GW Health Workforce Institute, was a panelist for a briefing hosted by the Wisconsin Evidence Based Health Policy Project on trends and emerging issues in the healthcare workforce nationally and in Wisconsin.
Investigation into How State Laws Affect What Hospitals Allow Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants to Do
New research that seeks to understand how hospital policies dictate what nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) are allowed to do reveals that there is enormous variations across hospitals, and that, contrary to what might be expected, this variation is not associated with state scope of practice laws for either profession.