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New Nurse Practitioner? Avoid These 3 Common Pitfalls

Once you graduate from nursing school and become a board-certified nurse practitioner, you may want to do all that you can to prove your worth at your new workplace. Although it's good to be determined, especially in the healthcare industry, it's important to be aware of the common pitfalls new nurse practitioners may face in order to avoid them. 3 Mistakes To Avoid As A New Nurse Practitioner In 2016, there were just under 3 million registered nurses. In 2017, that number increased to 3.3 million. It's no question nursing is a popular career. To help you keep up with the competition, here are three of the most common pitfalls new nurse practitioners face and what you can do to...

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Clinician Of The Month: Meet Swapnil

This month we are featuring Swapnil Malthane, MPT, as our clinician of the month.   About Swapnil: After a life changing accident and extensive rehab, I was truly amazed at what Physical Therapy can do to get you back on your feet and decided that this is what I will be pursuing as my career. I completed my Bachelor's in Physical Therapy in Mumbai, India in 2009 and completed my Master's at the Loma Linda University, California in 2011. I am also a board certified Geriatric Clinical Specialist (GCS) since 2015 and CCI- Certified Clinical Instructor since 2017. I currently work full time as a Physical Therapist and as an Assistant Director of Rehab in a skilled nursing home in...

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Your Ultimate Med Student Graduation Gift Guide

It can be tricky to find the right gift for the graduating student in your life, especially when they're a medical student. You want to give them something that's not only functional for their new job as a certified MD, but also shows your love and pride.That being said, here are a few things to consider gifting your favorite medical student as they finally complete their years of study and hard work. Medical Equipment: More Than Just A Stethoscope Did you know that approximately one out of every five American employees works in healthcare and that an overwhelming majority of them wear the same thing every day? The graduating medical student in your life deserves to feel good about themselves....

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