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Nearly half of states now allow nurse practitioners to treat patients with no doc oversight [U.S.]

Posted over 2 years ago by Nicholas M Perrino

"Uwe Reinhardt, a health economist at Princeton University, says over the long term pushing back against increased NP independence is a 'losing battle.' Nurses 'are occasionally beaten back, but they'll win in the long run. They have economics and common sense on their side,' he says (Tavernise, New York Times, 5/25)."

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