Spotlight on NPs is a weekly article that highlights exciting achievements and activities of American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) members.
Marvel Blazek, an AANP member, was pictured in an article about ways rural health systems in Iowa are adapting to provide patients the care they need. The article indicates that nurse practitioners are an important part of the solution to Iowa’s access to care challenges.
AANP Georgia State Representative Janet Ross was named chair of the Polk County Georgia Chamber of Commerce for 2015. Congratulations Ms. Ross! Read more.
Juli Hartl, an AANP member, was featured in an article about house calls making a comeback. The article describes the compassionate, patient-centered care Hartl provides and the positive impact she makes in the lives of her patients.
Congratulations to AANP member Ivy Settlemires, who is the first DUSON-VA psychiatric nurse practitioner resident to complete the first of four clinical rotations. Settlemires was commended for being a pioneer in the program and for her willingness and eagerness to learn. Read more.
AANP member Christopher Foster was interviewed by a local news station regarding the importance of getting an annual physical.
Congratulations to AANP Fellow Dr. Margaret Bobonich, who recently published the first dermatology textbook for advanced practice clinicians. Learn more.