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Independent practice
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Assessing clients
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NPs earned the right to practice independent
of physicians in ME in the mid-1990s
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Physician supervision required

Physician supervision not required
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1088 NPs in ME in 2012

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Distribution of NPs and primary care similar
Majority of NPs in ME in Primary Care
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Dr. Judith Chamberlain's 2013 SLC Presentation
Dr. Judith Chamberlain's 2013 SLC Presentation
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  1. 1. Independent practice
  2. 2.           Assessing clients Synthesizing & analyzing data, understanding & applying nursing principles at an advanced level Providing expert teaching & guidance Working effectively with clients, families, health care team Managing clients’ physical & psycho-social health-illness Utilizing research skills Analyzing multiple sources of data, differential diagnosis, selecting appropriate treatment Independent decisions in solving complex client care problems Diagnosing, prescribing, administering & dispensing therapeutic measures Recognizing limits of knowledge & experience, planning for situations beyond expertise, consulting with or referring to other health care providers as appropriate
  3. 3.      NPs earned the right to practice independent of physicians in ME in the mid-1990s NP must complete at least 24 months of supervised work NPs can now be credentialed as participating providers NPs can be primary care providers in managed care organizations A new grad can be supervised by another NP who is independently licensed.
  4. 4. Physician supervision required Physician supervision not required
  5. 5.  1088 NPs in ME in 2012  Most are independently licensed  Fewer than 50 practice independently
  6. 6.    Distribution of NPs and primary care similar Majority of NPs in ME in Primary Care From the ME NP Association web site: ◦ Overall 25% of NPs in rural areas of ME ◦ In primary care about 40% rural (most in FM)   Rural distribution of NPs almost identical to FPs NPs, PAs and Physicians are all leaving primary care at about the same rate (AHRQ and Robert Graham Center data)
  7. 7. 120000 100000 80000 52% TOTAL 0 NPs IN PRIMARY CARE 30,402 43% 70,383 20000 55,625 40000 106,073 60000 PAs Data from 2010 National Provider Identifier File
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