Star Tribune: More independence sought for 5,000 nurse practitioners

Legislature is to change debate in oversight by physicians
by Maura Lerner, Dec. 13, 2012
For years, nurse practitioners in Minnesota have been able to see patients only in association with a licensed doctor. But a governor's task force says it's time to let those nurses work independently -- in part, because of a coming shortage of primary care physicians. Full article.

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