Nearby Cities

Carmichael (9.3 mi)
Rancho Cor... (10.37 mi)
Davis (13.54 mi)
Elk Grove (13.66 mi)
Citrus Hei... (14.42 mi)

Nearby Zip Codes

95816 (30) (1.64 mi)
95817 (1) (2.9 mi)
95819 (8) (3.08 mi)
95834 (7) (4.39 mi)
95823 (2) (7.54 mi)
> View More
Add Listing

Nurse Practitioner Sacramento, CA

Find

Nurse Practitioners

In Your Area
Enter or

Nurse Practitioner Sacramento, CA

Find a Nurse Practitioner to provide comprehensive care and prescribe medication.

Results for Sacramento, CA

  • Andrew Bloom 150 Points

    Andrew Bloom

    Mercy Medical Group
    3000 Q St
    Fl 4
    Sacramento, CA 95816
  • Christopher Hart 150 Points

    Christopher Hart

    Mercy Medical Group
    3941 J St
    Ste 270
    Sacramento, CA 95819
  • Heliodoro Magana 150 Points

    Heliodoro Magana

    Mercy Medical Group
    3000 Q St
    Fl 3
    Sacramento, CA 95816
  • Linda Michael 150 Points

    Linda Michael

    Mercy Medical Group
    3000 Q St
    Fl 2
    Sacramento, CA 95816
  • Sarah Timberman 150 Points

    Sarah Timberman

    Mercy Medical Group
    3000 Q St
    Fl 3
    Sacramento, CA 95816
  • Sherell Abriam 50 Points

    Sherell Abriam

    Mercy Medical Group
    7500 Hospital Dr
    Sacramento, CA 95823
  • Keith Jackson 50 Points

    Keith Jackson

    Mercy Medical Group
    3000 Q St
    Fl 4
    Sacramento, CA 95816
  • Linda LoBianco 50 Points

    Linda LoBianco

    Mercy Medical Group
    3000 Q St
    Fl 4
    Sacramento, CA 95816
  • Clayton Rector 50 Points

    Clayton Rector

    Mercy Medical Group
    3000 Q St
    Fl 2
    Sacramento, CA 95816
  • Mykhaylo Babenko 50 Points

    Mykhaylo Babenko

    Mykhaylo Babenko, PA-C
    4400 Duckhorn Dr
    Ste 100
    Sacramento, CA 95834
  • Kelly Donnelly 150 Points

    Kelly Donnelly

    Mercy Medical Group
    Distance: 9.3 mi
    6555 Coyle Ave
    Ste 380
    Carmichael, CA 95608
  • Faith Lehman 150 Points

    Faith Lehman

    Mercy Medical Group
    Distance: 9.3 mi
    6555 Coyle Ave
    Ste 180
    Carmichael, CA 95608
  • Heliodoro Magana 150 Points

    Heliodoro Magana

    Mercy Medical Group
    Distance: 9.3 mi
    6555 Coyle Ave
    Ste 215
    Carmichael, CA 95608
  • Joyce Mancini 50 Points

    Joyce Mancini

    Joyce Mancini, NP
    Distance: 9.3 mi
    6501 Coyle Ave
    Carmichael, CA 95608
  • Linda LoBianco 50 Points

    Linda LoBianco

    Mercy Medical Group
    Distance: 9.3 mi
    6555 Coyle Ave
    Ste 390
    Carmichael, CA 95608
  • Clayton Rector 50 Points

    Clayton Rector

    Mercy Medical Group
    Distance: 9.3 mi
    6555 Coyle Ave
    Ste 341
    Carmichael, CA 95608
  • Yolanda Apedaile 50 Points

    Yolanda Apedaile

    Mercy Medical Group
    Distance: 10.36 mi
    2200 Sunrise Blvd
    Ste 250
    Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
  • Amy Lemes 150 Points

    Amy Lemes

    Dignity Health Medical Foundation - Woodland And Davis
    Distance: 13.53 mi
    2330 W Covell Blvd
    Ste 100
    Davis, CA 95616
  • Corinne Case 150 Points

    Corinne Case

    Woodland Clinic
    Distance: 13.53 mi
    2330 W Covell Blvd
    Davis, CA 95616
  • Janet Hill 50 Points

    Janet Hill

    Dignity Health Medical Foundation - Woodland And Davis
    Distance: 13.53 mi
    2330 W Covell Blvd
    Ste 100
    Davis, CA 95616
  • Claudia Santana 50 Points

    Claudia Santana

    Dignity Health Medical Foundation - Woodland And Davis
    Distance: 13.53 mi
    2330 W Covell Blvd
    Ste 100
    Davis, CA 95616
  • Vi Dam-Pearson 50 Points

    Vi Dam-Pearson

    Mercy Medical Group
    Distance: 13.66 mi
    9394 Big Horn Blvd
    Elk Grove, CA 95758
  • Joanne Miyauchi 150 Points

    Joanne Miyauchi

    Mercy Medical Group
    Distance: 14.41 mi
    8001 Madison Ave
    Citrus Heights, CA 95610
  • Karla Houskeeper 50 Points

    Karla Houskeeper

    Karla Houskeeper, NP
    Distance: 16.21 mi
    2110 Professional Dr
    Ste 120
    Roseville, CA 95661
  • Kristen Smith 150 Points

    Kristen Smith

    Dignity Health Medical Foundation - Woodland And Davis
    Distance: 16.47 mi
    632 W Gibson Rd
    Woodland, CA 95695
  • Luke Ardill 150 Points

    Luke Ardill

    East Woodland Clinic
    Distance: 16.47 mi
    2081 Bronze Star Dr
    Woodland, CA 95776
  • Ana Gudino 150 Points

    Ana Gudino

    Woodland Clinic
    Distance: 16.47 mi
    632 W Gibson Rd
    Woodland, CA 95695
  • Joanne Hatchett 150 Points

    Joanne Hatchett

    Woodland Clinic
    Distance: 16.47 mi
    632 W Gibson Rd
    Woodland, CA 95695
  • Stephanie Purewal 150 Points

    Stephanie Purewal

    Woodland Clinic
    Distance: 16.47 mi
    2081 Bronze Star Dr
    Woodland, CA 95776
  • Jon Siiteri 150 Points

    Jon Siiteri

    Woodland Clinic
    Distance: 16.47 mi
    1321 Cottonwood St
    Fl 3
    Woodland, CA 95695
  • Troy Fajerson 50 Points

    Troy Fajerson

    Dignity Health Medical Foundation - Woodland And Davis
    Distance: 16.47 mi
    632 W Gibson Rd
    Woodland, CA 95695
  • Julia Leroux 50 Points

    Julia Leroux

    Dignity Health Medical Foundation - Woodland And Davis
    Distance: 16.47 mi
    2081 Bronze Star Dr
    Woodland, CA 95776
  • Julia Leroux 50 Points

    Julia Leroux

    Dignity Health Medical Foundation - Woodland And Davis
    Distance: 16.47 mi
    1325 Cottonwood St
    Woodland, CA 95695
  • Stephanie Moss 50 Points

    Stephanie Moss

    Dignity Health Medical Foundation - Woodland And Davis
    Distance: 16.47 mi
    2081 Bronze Star Dr
    Woodland, CA 95776
  • Faith Lehman 150 Points

    Faith Lehman

    Mercy Medical Group
    Distance: 18.42 mi
    1700 Prairie City Rd
    Folsom, CA 95630
  • Sherell Abriam 50 Points

    Sherell Abriam

    Mercy Medical Group
    Distance: 18.42 mi
    1561 Creekside Dr
    Ste 170
    Folsom, CA 95630
  • Cathleen Encarnacion 50 Points

    Cathleen Encarnacion

    Mercy Medical Group
    Distance: 18.42 mi
    1561 Creekside Dr
    Ste 170
    Folsom, CA 95630
  • Joyce Mancini 50 Points

    Joyce Mancini

    Mercy Medical Group
    Distance: 18.42 mi
    1561 Creekside Dr
    Ste 170
    Folsom, CA 95630

Nurse Practitioner Info

Nurse Practitioner Summary:
A Nurse Practitioner is a registered nurse who has obtained advanced education; usually in the form of a master's degree. This additional training allows the RN to diagnose and manage many common ailments.

Nurse Practitioners can carry out some of the same duties as a physician and can also be a patient's primary care giver. The Nurse Practitioner focuses on treating illnesses and conditions as well as educating patients on health, self-care, and treatment options.

Education and training: To become a Nurse Practitioner, an associate degree in nursing or a bachelor of science is required. The associate degree takes 2 to 3 years and the bachelor's degree takes 4 to 5 years. Then, he or she must take additional training to specialize in certain medical fields. Once the education is finished, the student must be licensed by the state.


Nurse Practitioner FAQs:
What is a

Nurse Practitioner

?
A Nurse Practitioner is a Registered Nurse who has additional training in the diagnosis of medical conditions, including chronic illness. A Nurse Practitioner can provide the same care as a physician. A Nurse Practitioner works closely with physicians.

What type of work does a Nurse Practitioner perform?
A Nurse Practitioner can be a regular health care provider. A Nurse Practitioner can see patients of all ages. A Nurse Practitioner focuses on prevention, education and wellness. A Nurse Practitioner can prescribe medication and give referrals.

Where does a Nurse Practitioner work?
A Nurse Practitioner can work in private offices, clinics, schools, hospitals and health departments.

What are the duties of a Nurse Practitioner?
A Nurse Practitioner can carry out many duties. Some of these include:
- Conferring with physicians and referring patients to specialists
- Counseling and educating patients in treatment options and self-care
- Diagnosing and treating acute and chronic conditions and diseases
- Obtaining medical history from patients and performing physical exams
- Ordering and interpreting x-rays, lab tests, and ECGs
- Prescribing medications and physical therapy
- Performing prenatal care and family planning

What types of Nurse Practitioners are there?
Nurse practitioners can be family nurse practitioners, adult nurse practitioners, pediatric nurse practitioners, neonatal nurse practitioners, women's health nurse practitioners or acute care nurse practitioners.

How do I find a Nurse Practitioner in my city and state?
The Wellness.com directory will help you locate a Nurse Practitioner in your state. Select Nurse Practitioner from the professionals menu and select the state that you are looking to locate a Nurse Practitioner in. After you have located your state, find the city that you will need a Nurse Practitioner in. Select the state and city and you will see a list of Nurse Practitioners in your city and state.


Nurse Practitioner Related Terms:
nurse, registered nurse, physician, nursing, prescriptions, medications