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NPs in the News
Thursday, October 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPs in the News, September Headlines »
by Hannah Holder At Texas Nurse Practitioners, we want to highlight the dedicated Nps who improve quality healthcare...
Thursday, August 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPs in the News, Summer Edition »
NPs are all over the news this summer – opening clinics, providing summer tips on avoiding bites and stings, and forging p...
Friday, May 17, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
Historic Hearing on Full Practice in Texas Senate »
Our ongoing efforts to free nurse practitioners from the delegation agreement mandate h as passed a new milestone. For th...
Thursday, May 2, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
TNP Participates in Rural Health Workshop with Railroad Commissioner Craddick »
  Texas Railroad Commission Chairman Christi Craddick recently hosted a Rural Issues Workshop in Austin...
Monday, April 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Texas Legislature Holds Hearing on Bill to Remove Barriers to NPs »
On Thursday, April 4, the Texas legislature held a public hearing for H.B. 1792 by Representative Stephanie Klick, legisla...
Monday, July 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Texas Hospital Association Spotlights TNP Member, Palliative Care »
In a recent article, "How Texas Hospitals Help Patients Craft An End-Of-Life Plan,” the Texas Hospital Association (THA) s...
Wednesday, June 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Kathy Shipp Reappointed to Texas Board of Nursing »
We are happy to share that TNP Member Kathy Shipp has been reappointed to the Texas Board of Nursing. Shipp was first appo...
Friday, May 4, 2018   (5 Comments - view/add)
TNP Member Holly Jeffreys Wins State Award for NP Excellence »
TNP Member and Current Chair of TNP's Government Affairs Committee, Holly Jeffreys (DNP, APRN, FNP-BC), has been awarded t...
Thursday, March 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
TNP Members Named 2018 AANP Fellows »
Congratulations to the 64 nurse practitioners soon to become 2018 Fellow of the American Association of Nurse Practitioner...
Friday, February 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
APRN Alliance Capitol Day Makes Headlines »
On Friday, February 2,  300 advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) from across Texas came together at the Austin...
Tuesday, January 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
County to Hire Nurse Practitioner for HIV/AIDS Program »
This week, county commissioners voted to allow the county health department to hire a nurse practitioner for the Victoria...
Friday, December 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Women's Health NP Christy Blanco Talks About Treating Menopause »
TNP Member and Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Christy Blanco of El Paso was recently featured on CBS News 4 in a segmen...
Thursday, December 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
TNP GAC Chair Holly Jeffreys Speaks at TCCRI Health Policy Summit »
On December 7, the Texas Conservative Coalition Research Institute held a health care policy summit in Austin to address...
Thursday, November 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Pediatric Clinic in Rusk a "Godsend" to the Community »
    This December, the Children’s Clinic of Rusk, the newest of a family of five clinics in the Lufkin ar...
Friday, November 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Texas Lawmakers Discuss Importance of Nurse Practitioners »
In November for Nurse Practitioner Week, communities across Texas and the country honored nurse practitioners for the impo...
Monday, October 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
TNP Member Joe Flores, Lawyer & Hospice Nurse Practitioner »
In a feature in the Caller-Times, TNP Member and Coastal Bend Advanced Practice Nurses Past-President Joe Flores talks abo...
Tuesday, October 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NP Cindy Weston Gives KBTX Flu Shot 101 »
When is the right time to get your flu shot? TNP Board Member Cindy Weston gives a flu shot 101 on KBTX yesterday . "...
Thursday, September 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Brazos Valley Nurse Practitioner Opens First Rural Clinic in 85 Years in Bedias »
    Today, Bedias residents welcomed the community’s first health care clinic in more than 85 years with...
Thursday, September 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Illinois Passes New APRN Law, Removes Barriers to Care »
Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner signed the Nurse Practice Act into law Sept. 20, enabling advanced practice registered nurs...
Tuesday, September 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Massachusetts NPs Volunteer at Rosenburg Harvey Clinic »
  A Massachusetts volunteer team of nurse practitioners and other health care professionals have been manning shel...
Wednesday, August 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NP Elisabeth King Raises $115,000 for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society »
  Local Austin nurse practitioner and TNP Member Elisabeth King raised an impressive $115,000 for the Leukemia and...
Tuesday, August 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New NP Clinic in Bedias Opens its Doors to the Public in September »
The town of Bedias in Grimes County has not had a health care provider since around 1923 — almost a hundred years. That wa...
Monday, August 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
J&J's Campaign for Nursing Highlights NP Attorney Joe Flores »
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Friday, July 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Check-Out: Study connects opioids to heart problems in COPD patients »
Read the full article here! Source - MultiBriefs: Exclusive
Thursday, July 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Houston NP Featured in KPRC 2 »
On July 19, TNP Member and President of Houston Area Nurse Practitioners, Delmar Imperial Aubin, was featured in a KPRC 2/...
Tuesday, July 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
YourTexasBenefitsCard gives providers access to Medicaid health information »
If you are a registered Medicaid Provider in Texas, you can have free access to an online portal, YourTexasBenefitsCar...
Wednesday, July 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Check-Out: A Practical Guide to NPs »
Read the full article here! Source - AARP
Tuesday, July 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Check-Out: Too Few Women, Docs Understand Dangers of Heart Disease »
Read the full article here! Source - Health Day
Friday, July 7, 2017   (1 Comment - view/add)
Check-out: Texas Nursing Homes Struggle with Lack of Funding »
Read the full article here!   Source - Community Impact Newspaper
Thursday, June 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Wednesday, June 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Check-out: Demand for Nurse Practitioners Eclipses Most Doctors »
Read full article here! Source - Healthcare Dive
Monday, June 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Amarillo VA Nurse Practitioner First in Texas to Get Full Practice Authority »
In Case You Missed It Amarillo Globe-News: Amarillo VA Nurse Practitioner First in Texas to Get Full Practice...
Wednesday, June 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Check-out : Texas Falls Short on Mental Health Access, Spending »
Read the full article here! Source - Community Impact Newspaper

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