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NPs in the News
Tuesday, August 4, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPs in the News, July Headlines »
Holly Jeffreys Named Head of West Texas A&M   Longtime TNP Member, TNP Policy Council Chair, and owner of s...
Friday, June 12, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPs in the News, May Headlines »
    Fallout from Virus Fear: Hospitals, Clinics See Plunging Patient Numbers Fear of...
Wednesday, June 3, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
TNP Statement, Standing With Communities of Color Against Racism »
  AUSTIN - Today, Texas Nurse Practitioners issued the following statement:  ...
Friday, May 15, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPs in the News, COVID-19 Edition »
  Captain in the U.S. Air Force and NP serving in New York City Ashley Hughes, a Texas nurse practition...
Friday, May 8, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Texas Nurse Practitioners Applaud Lt. Gov. Patrick’s Texans Back To Work Task Force Recommendation »
  AUSTIN - Texas Nurse Practitioners (TNP) today issued the following statement in support of Lt. Gov. Dan...
Monday, April 6, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
Texas Nurse Practitioners Applaud Actions to Waive Regulations, Expand Health Care Access »
  AUSTIN - Texas Nurse Practitioners (TNP) President Christy Blanco today issued the following stat...
Friday, April 3, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
COVID-19 Stories: NPs on the Front Lines »
  Houston-area nurse practitioners head to New York to help coronavirus patients KPRC 2 News told the mo...
Friday, March 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPs Gather for Annual Capitol Day, Texas Tribune Panel »
    On March, 6, almost 300 nurse practitioners from across the state gathered in Austin for Texas Nurse...
Friday, December 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPs in the News, November Headlines »
TNP is proud of all the Texas NPs making news headlines. Thank you for providing high-quality, patient-centered care to Te...
Friday, November 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nurse Practitioner Week 2019, The Highlights »
In Texas and across the nation, National Nurse Practitioner Week was trending last week. Check out some of the highlights...
Monday, November 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Texas A&M College of Nursing Testifies Before Congress on Innovation in Academic Nursing »
On Nov. 13, Dean and Professor of Texas A&M College of Nursing, Nancy Fahrenwald, testified before the Congressional H...
Friday, November 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nps in the News, October Headlines »
Texas Nurse Practitioners are making headlines every day. Check out our October news wrap-up on nurse practitioners across...
Tuesday, November 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NP Featured on Texas Tribune Panel, "A Conversation on Rural Healthcare" »
This week, TNP Policy Council Chair, Holly Jeffreys, participated in a live panel hosted by the Texas Tribune, “...
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   (0 Comments - 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...

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