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  • Christine Sosnowski, N.P.
    4420 Points

    Christine Sosnowski, N.P.

    2895 Hamilton Blvd.
    Suite 202
    Allentown, PA 18104
  • Kerri Alex, CRNP
    100 Points

    Kerri Alex, CRNP

    1208 Hanover Avenue
    Allentown, PA 18109
  • Pamela Burns, CRNP
    100 Points

    Pamela Burns, CRNP

    1208 Hanover Avenue
    Allentown, PA 18109
  • Danielle Garzillo, CRNP
    100 Points

    Danielle Garzillo, CRNP

    3050 Hamilton Boulevard
    Suite 100
    Allentown, PA 18103
  • Jaclynn Harnish, CRNP
    100 Points

    Jaclynn Harnish, CRNP

    2490 Schoenersville Road
    Allentown, PA 18109
  • Martha Lebron, CRNP
    100 Points

    Martha Lebron, CRNP

    451 West Chew Street
    Suite 400
    Allentown, PA 18102
  • Sharon Ravenelle, CRNP
    100 Points

    Sharon Ravenelle, CRNP

    3440 Lehigh Street
    Suite 101
    Allentown, PA 18103
  • Kori Rusnock, CRNP
    100 Points

    Kori Rusnock, CRNP

    5018 Medical Center Circle
    Suite 101A
    Allentown, PA 18106
  • Jennifer Ryan, CRNP
    100 Points

    Jennifer Ryan, CRNP

    450 West Chew Street
    Allentown, PA 18102
  • Valerie Schissler, CRNP
    100 Points

    Valerie Schissler, CRNP

    240 Cetronia Road
    Suite 125 South
    Allentown, PA 18104
  • Mary Spengler, CRNP
    100 Points

    Mary Spengler, CRNP

    501 Cetronia Road
    Suite 120
    Allentown, PA 18104
  • Sheila Groff, CRNP
    100 Points

    Sheila Groff, CRNP

    Distance: 5.26 mi
    3560 Route 309
    Orefield, PA 18069
  • Charity Eck, CRNP
    100 Points

    Charity Eck, CRNP

    Distance: 6.39 mi
    701 Ostrum Street
    Suite 403
    Bethlehem, PA 18015
  • Melissa Ferullo, CRNP
    100 Points

    Melissa Ferullo, CRNP

    Distance: 6.39 mi
    800 Eaton Avenue
    Suite A
    Bethlehem, PA 18018
  • Sizhu Liu, CRNP
    100 Points

    Sizhu Liu, CRNP

    Distance: 6.39 mi
    4311 Easton Avenue
    Bethlehem, PA 18020
  • Donna Meneeley, CRNP
    100 Points

    Donna Meneeley, CRNP

    Distance: 6.39 mi
    4379 Easton Avenue
    Suite 100
    Bethlehem, PA 18020
  • Carolyn Morganelli, CRNP
    100 Points

    Carolyn Morganelli, CRNP

    Distance: 6.39 mi
    1545 Broadway
    Bethlehem, PA 18015
  • Raquel Nunez, CRNP
    100 Points

    Raquel Nunez, CRNP

    Distance: 6.39 mi
    306 South New Street
    Suite 301
    Bethlehem, PA 18015
  • Alexandra Sabbia, CRNP
    100 Points

    Alexandra Sabbia, CRNP

    Distance: 6.39 mi
    1521 Eighth Avenue
    Suite 201
    Bethlehem, PA 18018
  • Tamatha Urffer, CRNP
    100 Points

    Tamatha Urffer, CRNP

    Distance: 7.24 mi
    2550 Route 100
    Suite 220
    Macungie, PA 18062
  • Lynn Birney, CRNP
    100 Points

    Lynn Birney, CRNP

    Distance: 7.47 mi
    5848 Old Bethlehem Pike
    Suite 101
    Center Valley, PA 18034
  • Vanessa Esbri, CRNP
    100 Points

    Vanessa Esbri, CRNP

    Distance: 7.47 mi
    5445 Lanark Road
    Suite 200
    Center Valley, PA 18034
  • Lisa Landis, CRNP
    100 Points

    Lisa Landis, CRNP

    Distance: 7.47 mi
    5445 Lanark Road
    Suite 200
    Center Valley, PA 18034
  • Catherine Morrow, CRNP
    100 Points

    Catherine Morrow, CRNP

    Distance: 7.47 mi
    5445 Lanark Road
    Suite 300
    Center Valley, PA 18034
  • Amy Roth, CRNP
    100 Points

    Amy Roth, CRNP

    Distance: 8.09 mi
    255 Front Street
    Hellertown, PA 18055
  • Ruth Johnson, CRNP
    100 Points

    Ruth Johnson, CRNP

    Distance: 13.13 mi
    4059 Jandy Boulevard
    Suite 103
    Nazareth, PA 18064
  • Rachel Hlavinka, CRNP
    100 Points

    Rachel Hlavinka, CRNP

    Distance: 13.91 mi
    1021 Park Avenue
    Suite 202
    Quakertown, PA 18951

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.


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What is a

Nurse Practitioner

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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