ADVANCE for NPs and PAs

Patient Care

Domestic Violence Indicators

The impact of domestic violence can manifest as anxiety, depression, chronic pain, headaches and gastrointestinal disorders.  Could chronic health issues be a sign of domestic violence in one of your patients?

A New Method to Boost Hand Hygiene Compliance

Hospital study finds that enlarged images of bacteria may raise compliance rates.  It turns out, the "yuck factor" really does improve hand-washing practices.

Blog Post: DNP Discussions

Learn how our blogger mobilized a small group, created a state association and planned its first DNP conference.  Read more about the DNP's role in healthcare reform.

Key Questions to Ask a Candidate's References

NPs and PAs need to know what they can't ask references, as well as what they should.  Asking the right questions can help you make the right hiring decisions.