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Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Infographic: How Hospitals Can Leverage Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants

This new collaborative care infographic shows how nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) can be used in hospital settings to create a new model for healthcare. It outlines the strategies and benefits of using NPs and PAs to help manage inpatients.

 Get physician buy-in consistency of care solution to staffing challenges cost effective coverage Develop workload distribution plan Carefully structure NP/PA onboarding and oversight Consider telemedicine support for remote collaboration Address regulatory and billing issues Define NP/PA scope of practice Does your hospital leverage nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) to manage inpatients? NPs and PAs can take the load off hospital physicians and care for less acute patients. COLLABORATIVE SERVICE BENEFITS 6 STEPS TO SUCCESS FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT WWW.EAGLEHOSPITALPHYSICIANS.COM COLLABORATIVECARE The “Teams of Two” approach pairs a physician with an NP or PA to work together throughout the day