Survey indicates support for expanded NP scope of practice

Scope of Practice, Telemedicine,

A survey by the Alliance for Connected Care indicates that 82% of patients and almost 80% of healthcare providers support expanding nurse practitioner scope of practice to include the full extent of their education and clinical training. Twenty-six states currently have full practice authority for NPs.

The survey also indicates that 91% of healthcare providers agree that telehealth options should continue post-pandemic, with accessibility and flexibility noted as key drivers.

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