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Clinical Pearl Wednesday #26

Have a patient complaining of blurred vision? Urinary retention? Dry mouth? Constipation? Look at their medication list and see if they are on an anticholinergic. Common anticholinergic drugs include diphenhydramine, antidepressants such

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How to Pay Yourself Through Your LLC

One of the first steps in starting a small practice is forming a limited liability company (LLC). If you want to start a small side practice, you must form an LLC. It

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Practicing in Independent States

To many nurse practitioners live and practice in a restrictive state. I was one of them… They have no idea what true professional freedom is. What those nurse practitioners also don’t realize

Clinical Pearl Wednesday #25

Worried about a septic joint? Follow these steps! If someone has a swollen, erythematous, warm and painful joint, percuss the joint distal to it (distal percussion test). For example, if you suspect

Understanding Malpractice Insurance

It is important that you understand malpractice insurance. It makes the difference in being covered or not if you are ever hit with a malpractice claim. Malpractice insurance is a type of