Cynthia Thurlow, nurse practitioner and podcast host, joined us to tell us all about her new book, “Intermittent Fasting Transformation – The 45-Day Program for Women to Lose Stubborn Weight, Improve Hormonal Health, and Slow Aging.”
A Montana district court struck down a 2005 state law Friday afternoon that prevented advance nurse practitioners from performing abortions, a restriction that plaintiffs said jeopardized access to abortion in a state with relatively few practitioners.
A Pennsylvania nurse practitioner has been charged with felony violations of Drug Act, Insurance Fraud, and Medicaid Fraud. She is charged for prescribing medications without a collaborating doctor and multiple counts of false billing, including while she was engaging in a personal relationship with her patient.
The Biden administration has identified core impediments to better nursing home care in its proposed overhaul of the industry, but turning aspirations into reality will require a complex task: mandating adequate staffing levels for all homes without bankrupting those that can’t afford far higher labor costs.