Blog

Nurse practitioner holding up a stethoscope
Nurse practitioner holding up a stethoscope

Tennessee NPs: The Fight for Full Practice Authority

Primary care is the foundation of the U.S. health care system and a patient’s entry point to care delivery. Primary patient care helps improve quality, outcomes and the patient experience, while containing costs, reducing unnecessary utilization, and promoting efficient use of health care resources.

Group of young male and female nurses wearing scrubs
Group of young male and female nurses wearing scrubs

Nursing by the Numbers

During the month of May, nurses are recognized for the tremendous effort and compassion they demonstrate daily. National Nurses Week, an annual celebration sponsored by the American Nurses Association, takes place from May 6 through the 12 each year.

Pages