Working with NPs and PAs: Reducing Liability Risks
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Employment trends indicate an increasing number of nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) in healthcare settings. If NPs and/or PAs are part of your practice, it’s important to be aware of the rules and regulations regarding their supervision – and how they can impact your liability. Amy McLain, BSN, RN, Assistant Vice President, Risk Management and Patient Safety at the Cooperative of American Physicians, provides insights on medical liability risks concerning NPs and PAs and offers strategies on collaborating with NPs and PAs that can lead to improved patient safety outcomes.