(12.) American College of Nurse Practitioners
. Facts on nurse practitioners [Internet].
According to the American College of Nurse Practitioners
, "this new and emerging role provides both critical visibility for NPs and offers health care services to the public in a cost-effective, convenient and efficient manner." Some of these retail clinics include Minute Clinic, Take Care Health Systems, Rediclinic, Quick Quality Care, and The Little Clinic, all of which are easily found on computer websites.
And after heading up several other associations, his most recent CEO job was with the American College of Nurse Practitioners
Edward Gruber, PhD, FNP, ARNP, a clinical professor and graduate program coordinator at the Intercollegiate College of Nursing/Washington State University College of Nursing in Spokane, is the new president of the American College of Nurse Practitioners
American College of Nurse Practitioners
The American College of Nurse Practitioners
provides information about nurse practitioners and works to improve the nurse practitioner's role in changing health care delivery.