As they grow older, about 70 million baby boomers will test the mettle of the nation’s healthcare system — particularly its supply of primary care providers — like never before. Will there be enough PCPs to meet boomers’ needs? Some say no and are working toward securing nurse practitioners’ expanded scope of practice across the country, which will allow NPs to meet the growing need for more providers.
Good to see an increase in the role of the Nurse Practitioner in various states as more and more people need medical help and assistance.
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