Kansas Advanced Practice Nurses Association - KAPN

The following statement is from Governor Laura Kelly regarding the passage of Medicaid expansion by the Kansas House of Representatives: “Today a bipartisan coalition in the Kansas House put...

We have been working to keep the facebook page, twitter feed, and groups up to date on the progress of the Bill. We have also now updated the website as well. Under Members Only section is...

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HB 2066, was just introduced – you help is needed to support this effort. Donate now, join or ask others to Join APRN – NOW IS THE TIME Give now – to support our efforts:...

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House bill would give nurse practitioners more authority By Mary Clarkin - The Hutchinson News Updated Jan 24, 2019 at 5:37 PM Michelle Knowles, an advanced practice registered nurse in Hays,...

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Va. removes supervision requirements for most NPs A Virginia bill allowing most nurse practitioners to practice without physician supervision was signed into law by Gov. Ralph Northam. Munsey...

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What Do Nurses Need to Know About the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact? What Do Nurses Need to Know About the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact? Medscape Nurses, 2017-10-31 Enhanced Interstate Nurse...

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This RWJF brief provides information on the debates surrounding the regulation of APRN practice, the patchwork of laws and regulations that restrict patients’ access to APRN services, and the human...

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Commonwealth Fund: Findings on Rural Health. One Critical Access Hospital in Wisconsin used advance practice nurses to address a shortage in primary care physicians. The innovative approach led to...

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MedPage Today by Laura Marsan, Contributing Writer The hue and cry over a shortage of primary care physicians is a familiar lament, but it reached critical volume with the expansion of Medicaid...

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From AANP: With the signing of Senate Bill 61, South Dakota Governor Daugaard and legislators are bringing full and direct access to NP care to South Dakota patients (2/23/2017). AANP congratulates...

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