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  • Tara Difabio, CORLN,  MSN, CNRP
    450 Points

    925 Chestnut St
    6th Floor
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
  • Shannon Brady, RN, MSN, CRNP, CORLN
    420 Points

    925 Chestnut St
    6th Floor
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
  • Jennifer Carey, NP 120 Points

    925 Chestnut St
    6th Floor
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
  • Barry Bravette, MD 100 Points

    1703 S Broad St
    Philadelphia, PA 19148
  • June Rhoda, APRN
    100 Points

    1331 E Wyoming Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19124
  • Laniece A Coleman, CNM

    20 E BERKS ST
    PHILADELPHIA, PA 19125
  • Laniece A Coleman, CNM

    3300 HENRY AVE FL 4
    PHILADELPHIA, PA 19129
  • Gerald F Driscoll, MD

    1337 COTTMAN AVE STE A
    PHILADELPHIA, PA 19111
  • Megan A Duffy, CNM

    20& E BERKS ST STE 5
    PHILADELPHIA, PA 19125
  • Megan A Duffy, CNM

    20 E BERKS ST
    PHILADELPHIA, PA 19125
  • Megan A Duffy, CNM

    3300 HENRY AVE FL 4
    PHILADELPHIA, PA 19129
  • Margaret E McMahon, CNM

    3300 HENRY AVE FL 4
    PHILADELPHIA, PA 19129
  • Margaret E McMahon, CNM

    20 E BERKS ST
    PHILADELPHIA, PA 19125
  • Maureen M Murphy, CNM

    20& E BERKS ST STE 5
    PHILADELPHIA, PA 19125
  • Maureen M Murphy, CNM

    3300 HENRY AVE 4TH FL
    PHILADELPHIA, PA 19129
  • Elizabeth G Sushereba, CNM

    20 E BERKS ST
    PHILADELPHIA, PA 19125
  • Elizabeth G Sushereba, CNM

    3300 HENRY AVE 4TH FL
    PHILADELPHIA, PA 19129
  • Eileen F Hubler, NP

    Distance: 2.97 mi
    3156 RIVER RD
    CAMDEN, NJ 08105
  • Susan E Brunk, CNM

    Distance: 5.44 mi
    2 BALA PLZ STE IL-27
    BALA CYNWYD, PA 19004
  • Judith A Colla, CNM

    Distance: 5.44 mi
    2 BALA PLZ STE IL-27
    BALA CYNWYD, PA 19004
  • Julie E Cristol, CNM

    Distance: 5.44 mi
    225 E CITY LINE AVE STE 15
    BALA CYNWYD, PA 19004
  • Julie E Cristol, CNM

    Distance: 5.44 mi
    1 BELMONT AVE GSB STE 317
    BALA CYNWYD, PA 19004
  • Julie E Cristol, CNM

    Distance: 5.44 mi
    1 BALA PLZ STE 120
    BALA CYNWYD, PA 19004
  • Pamela J Kane, CNM

    Distance: 5.44 mi
    2 BALA PLZ STE IL-27
    BALA CYNWYD, PA 19004
  • Lisa E Kugler, CNM

    Distance: 5.44 mi
    2 BALA PLZ STE IL-27
    BALA CYNWYD, PA 19004
  • Dana B Perlman, CNM

    Distance: 5.44 mi
    191 PRESIDENTIAL BLVD STE C-135
    BALA CYNWYD, PA 19004
  • Carol J Sudtelgte, CNM

    Distance: 5.44 mi
    2 BALA PLZ STE IL-27
    BALA CYNWYD, PA 19004
  • Ruth T Wilf, CNM

    Distance: 5.44 mi
    2 BALA PLZ STE IL-27
    BALA CYNWYD, PA 19004
  • Katherine Winkler, CNM

    Distance: 5.44 mi
    2 BALA PLZ STE IL-27
    BALA CYNWYD, PA 19004
  • Diane M Zimmerman, CNM

    Distance: 5.44 mi
    2 BALA PLZ STE IL-27
    BALA CYNWYD, PA 19004
  • Jonathan Shulman, APN
    100 Points

    Distance: 6.41 mi
    100 Black Horse Pike
    Audubon, NJ 08106
  • Catherine Bove, APN

    Distance: 6.41 mi
    100 Black Horse Pike
    Audubon, NJ 08106
  • Peggy Fuhs, Ph.D.,C.R.N.P.

    Psych Choices of the Delaware Valley
    Distance: 6.81 mi
    5060 State Road
    Drexel Hill, PA 19026
  • Lorraine Ruchalski, APN
    100 Points

    Distance: 7.15 mi
    457 Haddonfield Rd, Ste 110
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
  • Christopher Dick, APNC
    100 Points

    Distance: 7.91 mi
    165 Princeton Ave
    Woodbury, NJ 08096
  • Michele Lanza, APN
    100 Points

    Distance: 7.91 mi
    190 N Evergreen Ave
    Woodbury, NJ 08096
  • Betsy Batejan, MD

    Distance: 8.79 mi
    918 COUNTY LINE RD
    BRYN MAWR, PA 19010
  • Elisabeth J Cohen, MD

    Distance: 8.79 mi
    130 S BRYN MAWR AVE
    BRYN MAWR, PA 19010
  • Denise R Roy, CNM

    Distance: 8.79 mi
    918 COUNTY LINE RD
    BRYN MAWR, PA 19010
  • Joan Zeidman, M.D.

    Distance: 9.87 mi
    919 Conestoga Road
    Suite 104 Building Number 1
    Rosemont, PA 19010
  • Katharine C Sporer, NP

    Distance: 10.93 mi
    107 E MANTUA AVE
    WENONAH, NJ 08090
  • Rachel Reinagle, N.P. 50 Points

    Distance: 10.95 mi
    1141 Mantua Pike
    Mantua, NJ 08051
  • Bethany Harsche, CRNP
    100 Points

    Distance: 11.63 mi
    1a Regulus Dr
    Blackwood, NJ 08012
  • Linda Narcisi, APNC
    100 Points

    Distance: 11.63 mi
    151 Fries Mill Rd Ste 301
    Blackwood, NJ 08012
  • Veronica Rossetti, APN
    100 Points

    Distance: 11.63 mi
    151 Fries Mill Rd Ste 400
    Blackwood, NJ 08012
  • Dawn Topper, APN
    100 Points

    Distance: 11.63 mi
    1a Regulus Dr
    Blackwood, NJ 08012
  • Eileen F Hubler, NP 10 Points

    Distance: 11.63 mi
    141 S BLACK HORSE PIKE STE 1
    BLACKWOOD, NJ 08012

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