New Hampshire Nurse Practitioner Association
Nurse Practitioners, Nurse Midwives and Nurse Anesthetists working together for a healthier New Hampshire

Yesterday, the Senate passed SB 234, a bill supported by NHNPA to create a needle exchange program in NH. That bill now heads over to the House. Earlier this week, Div. 3 of House Finance voted to...

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This week, Senate Finance approved SB 237, the bill to allow telemedicine providers in metropolitan areas to get Medicaid reimbursement. This bill is supported by NHNPA. The bill will be on the...

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This week, the House passed HB 511 (a commission on environmentally-caused chronic diseases) with the amendment proposed by Rep Messmer which as we suggested puts an APRN on the commission. The...

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Peter MAson is a family physician with a strong interest in substance use disorders and behavioral health. He has been a buprenorphine provider since 2005 and currently is prescribing to over 80...

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On Wednesday the House EDA Committee voted to pass HB 322, the survey bill that NHNPA supported. That will be on the House floor Wednesday. The House HHS Committee also voted to add an APRN to a...

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This week, the Executive Departments Committee continued its public hearing on HB 538, the temporary licensure bill that the NHNPA opposed. The Committee vote is going to be on March 1. Next week,...

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DATA 2000 Waiver NOI NPs and PAs who have completed the 24 hours of required training may seek to obtain a DATA 2000-waiver for up to 30 patients may apply by completing a hardcopy of the...

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This past week, NHNPA opposed HB 538, the bill to allow for temporary licensure of people who are licensed in other states or countries. There was widespread opposition to the bill from a number of...

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Marilyn Daley DNP, APRN Dr. Daley is a family nurse practitioner and a Doctor of Nursing Practice serving as Clinical Director of the New England Heart & Vascular Institute Cardiomyopathy...

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It is that time of year again! Time to think about who should be the NP of the Year. The award is given at the Northeast Regional Conference in early May. The NP of the Year recognizes a nurse...

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