ADVANCE for NPs and PAs
April 30, 2015

Special Edition

2015 ADVANCE for Healthcare Careers

The 2015 edition of ADVANCE for Healthcare Careers serves as a critical resource for your professional development. It provides the information you'll need to ensure your continued success in the healthcare field and connects you to those facilities looking to hire bright, competent clinicians.  Click here to download this special edition of ADVANCE.


Diet fads come and go, but when it comes to nutrition there is no place for trends. Yet research does keep healthcare's understanding of human nourishment in a constant state of evolutionary change. Therefore, it is crucial healthcare providers remain up-to-date on the most current information and research as well as provide patients with the necessary support.  Quickly evolving evidence could change your advice to patients.

First Things First or I Will Rule the World

Nora Phillips, a FNP student, didn't always consider nursing the right career choice for her. Read her first blog to find out more about her journey to the profession. And be sure to check back as she shares her experiences navigating life as a nurse practitioner student.  Meet our newest student blogger!

Addressing Alarm Fatigue

Do the constant hospital bells, beeps and other alarm sounds bother you? Have you started dreaming about hospital sounds? Do you have a hard time distinguishing which are important alarms? Do you doubt the reliability of alarms as indicators of patient conditions? Have you ever silenced or turned off an alarm just to stop the noise?  If you answered yes to any of these questions, you might be suffering from alarm fatigue.