The Elite Nurse Practitioner Email List | Sign up to receive updates on new blog posts!

"You can get past the dead end. You can break through the ceiling. I did and so have countless others."

The Elite NURSE Practitioner

Latest Posts

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

How to Price Services

I often get asked during consultations on how to price services. The answer is difficult to answer because there are so many factors to consider. What is paramount though is that you