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Avoid Business Debt

Many nurse practitioners believe they must take out a business loan to start their practice. They have this grand fantasy of having a fancy and sophisticated practice with multiple employees, new furniture,

Clinical Pearl Wednesday #11

Have a patient with acute diarrhea? Here is a reasonable strategy: If there is no significant fever, abdominal pain, signs of dehydration or bloody/mucoid stools, you can implement a watchful waiting period

Live Within Your Means!

Ask yourself this question: “If I lost my job today, would I be able to survive for 6 months at my current standard of living?” If you cannot answer yes to this

Clinical Pearl Wednesday #10

Merry Christmas! I hope all the Elite NP readers are having an amazing holiday with friends and family! Lets get right to it. Have a patient complaining of hiccups? Check their pulse!

Maintaining a Part Time Job

The foundation of the Elite Nurse Practitioner Model is having a part time job. For my regular readers, you know that I advocate having 2-4 part time side businesses. Having multiple small

How Much Should a Physician Collaborator Cost?

I am always being asked “how much should a physician collaborator cost?” I always answer, “it depends.” There are four factors you need to consider: It depends on how busy your practice

Clinical Pearl Wednesday #9

Have a patient with recurrent migraines? Before you prescribe them another preventative medication that often times is lackluster in effectiveness, ask them about their diet. Often times, providers are trigger happy with