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Friday, September 11, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
A Message from the President »
A Message from PCNP President Adele Caruso, DNP, CRNP, FAANP   Dear Colleagues,   PC...
Monday, April 6, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
Nurse Practitioners to Governor Wolf: Please Let More NPs Fight COVID-19 »
Harrisburg, PA (April 6, 2020) – Pennsylvania nurse practitioners on Friday asked Governor Tom Wolf to take executive act...
Sunday, April 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
All COVID-19 Updates »
For All COVID-19 Updates, please visit the PCNP COVID-19 page for daily updates:
Tuesday, March 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
COVID-19 Updates March 24, 2020 »
Board of Nursing Update and Further Clarification on Suspended Regulations: Please see below for directions related...
Monday, March 23, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
COVID-19 Updates March 23, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. »
Governor Updates On Friday, March 20, 2020, the Governor provided additional guidance for the closure of non-essentia...
Friday, March 20, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
COVID-19 Updated: March 20, 2020 »
State Board of Nursing and Department of Health Updates    Board of Nursing Updates on Collabora...
Tuesday, March 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
COVID-19 Updates and Resources »
Please visit this page for more information and resources about COVID-19:  
Tuesday, February 4, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Major Health Systems Endorse Bill to Modernize Pennsylvania Nurse Practitioner Law »
Harrisburg, PA (February 3, 2020) – Major health systems across Pennsylvania have endorsed Senate Bill 25. As session res...
Monday, November 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
On National Nurse Practitioner Week, PA NPs Urge Lawmakers to Improve Patient Care »
On National Nurse Practitioner Week, PA NPs Urge Lawmakers to Improve Patient Care “It’s Time for a Vote.” &...
Wednesday, June 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate Passes Senate Bill 25! »
PCNP Statement: Senate Passes Senate Bill 25 Bill Would Improve Health Care, Increase Access and Lower Costs for Pati...
Thursday, May 30, 2019
Health paradox: New US diabetes cases fall as obesity rises »
Source: the Associated Press The number of new diabetes cases among U.S. adults keeps falling, even as obesity rates c...
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly Final Rule »
On May 28, CMS finalized a rule to update and modernize the Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE). PACE pr...
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
U.S. Measles Outbreak Grows with 60 New Measles Cases across 26 States »
Source: Reuters The United States recorded 60 new measles cases last week, taking confirmed cases for the year to 940,...
Thursday, May 23, 2019
CMS Takes Action to Lower Prescription Drug Prices and Increase Transparency »
On May 16, CMS finalized improvements to Medicare Advantage and Medicare Part D, which provide seniors with medical and pr...
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Talk to Your Patients about Mental Health »
May is Mental Health Month. Raise awareness by talking about mental health conditions. Recommend appropriate preventive se...
Monday, May 13, 2019
Americans' Prescription Med Use Is Declining »
Source: HeathDay News Bucking a longstanding upward trend, new data shows that the percentage of Americans taking any...
Thursday, May 2, 2019
Save Lives: Clean Your Hands »
May 5 is Hand Hygiene Day , the World Health Organization’s annual call to action. Clean your hands at the right times an...
Friday, April 26, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
STD Awareness Month: Talk, Test, Treat »
Source: CMS Medicare Learning Network Take three simple actions to protect your patients: Talk about sexual health...
Friday, April 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Part D Opioid Overutilization Policies: Myths and Facts »
Source: CMS Medicare Learning Network  CMS implemented  new opioid policies  for Medicare drug plan...
Monday, April 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Flu Killed up to 54,800 People This Season, CDC Estimates »
The flu has caused as many as 40.1 million illnesses and 54,800 deaths this season, according to CDC estimates based on th...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
New Part D Policies Address Opioid Epidemic »
As part of our prevention efforts, CMS introduced new Medicare Part D opioid safety policies to reduce prescription opioid...
Thursday, April 4, 2019
“Qué está Cubierto” »
On March 21, CMS released an updated version of the Medicare “What’s Covered” app that includes Spanish. “Qué está Cubiert...
Friday, March 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nurse Practitioners Thank Sen. Bartolotta for Fighting for Patients »
Senate Bill 25 Shows Pennsylvania is Ready for Full Practice Authority  Harrisburg, PA – Patients will be...
Tuesday, February 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Medicare Enrollment Application »
CMS received approval for a new Medicare Enrollment Application for physicians and non-physician practitioners ( CMS-855I...
Thursday, January 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
CDC Opioids Training Modules »
Help stop the growing number of drug overdose deaths in the United States. Take the final three modules in a training se...
Monday, January 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Up to 84,000 Americans Hospitalized with Flu in Past 3 Months: CDC »
Source: Reuters An estimated 69,000 to 84,000 Americans were hospitalized due to the flu in the last three months, the...
Monday, December 31, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Thursday, November 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
PCNP Winter 2018 Newsletter | We are Ready! »
Read the Winter 2018 PCNP Newsletter Today!   The latest edition of the PCNP newsletter is now availabl...
Wednesday, November 21, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Happy Thanksgiving from PCNP! »
  Happy Thanksgiving! PCNP Leadership and the PCNP Office would like to wish you and your family a Ha...
Monday, November 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Happy National Nurse Practitioner Week! »
Show Your NP Pride This Week!   National Nurse Practitioner Week is this week – Nov. 11-17, 2018...
Thursday, October 25, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legislative, Regulatory and Bulletin Updates »
PCNP is dedicated to keep its members informed of legislation and activity in Harrisburg affecting nurse practitioners. Pl...
Wednesday, October 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Attend Sponsored Dinners at PCNP's 16th Annual Conference »
Don't Miss Out on Additional Education at the Conference If you are attending the  PCNP 16th Annual Conferen...
Tuesday, October 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
PCNP Annual Conference Baskets »
  Donate to PCNP's Basket Raffles   PCNP relies on its PAC fund to help us in our lobbying ef...
Wednesday, October 3, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Room Block Extended! »
Time is Almost Up! Have you registered for the 16th Annual Conference at the Kalahari Resort and Conference...
Thursday, September 27, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Announcing: Earn AANP Credits at PCNP's 16th Annual Conference »
Attend PCNP's 16th Annual Conference and Earn Contact Hours Register today  for PCNP's 16th Annual Confere...

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