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ICHRN Knowledge Library
  • Date
    2012-09-07
  • Title
    Understanding APRN distribution in the United States using NPI data
  • Journal

    The Journal for Nurse Practitioners
  • Publisher
    American College of Nurse Practitioners
  • Year
    2012
  • Author
    Kaplan L, Skillman SM, Fordyce MA, McMenamin PD and Doescher MP
  • Description
    "This study examined the 2010 Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services National Plan and Provider Enumeration System's National Provider Identifier (NPI) data to ascertain their usefulness to determine the distribution of advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) in rural and urban areas of the United States." (extract from abstract)
  • Categories
    Workforce Assessment, Planning and Policy
  • Keywords
    distribution, rural, advanced practice, nurse practitioner, USA
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