More nurse practitioners are becoming primary care providers, a trend that Columbia Nursing helped begin when the school opened a clinic two decades ago.
In January, the Nurse Practitioners Modernization Act will allow experienced New York nurse practitioners to practice more independently. Stephen Ferrara, DNP, explains.
Kendrick Cato, PhD, associate research scientist at Columbia Nursing, searches for infection sources in an unlikely place: electronic records.
A study by Columbia’s nursing and business schools shows that patients get the best care when treated in units staffed by nurses with extensive experience in their current job.
Kristine Kulage, director of scholarship and research development at Columbia Nursing, says the keys to a successful research career are persistence, patience, curiosity, and vision. She should know: After more than 18 years helping others fund their work, she recently published research of her own.