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NP Residency Program Popularity Surges

by NNPRFTC

Consortium Director Kerry Bamrick, MBA, was featured in a recent article from the California Association for Nurse Practitioners, “NP Residency Program Popularity Surges,” detailing the rapid increase in those seeking post-graduate nurse practitioner residency and fellowship programs. The Consortium is the nation’s first accrediting organization to accredit joint NP/PA postgraduate residency and fellowship training programs. […]

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Did You Miss Our Virtual Conference? Watch Dr. Mitch Katz’s Keynote Presentation.

by NNPRFTC

Did you miss the Consortium’s virtual conference on July 27th? Or do you simply want to watch the inspirational keynote presentation delivered by Dr. Mitch Katz again? Watch Dr. Katz’s presentation on “The Practice of the Future: Creating the Vision” below. Dr. Mitch Katz – “The Practice of the Future: Creating the Vision” Keynote Presentation […]

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NACIQI recommended NNPRFTC be granted initial recognition as an accrediting agency

by NNPRFTC

The National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality and Integrity (NACIQI) recommended that the National Nurse Practitioner Residency & Fellowship Training Consortium be granted initial recognition for a period of five years for Federal recognition as an accrediting agency. On February 27, 2020 the National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality and Integrity (NACIQI), U.S. Department of […]

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Additional funding appropriated for the development of postgraduate NP Training Programs

by NNPRFTC

Additional funding has been appropriated for the development of postgraduate Nurse Practitioner Training Programs in 2020. In June 2019, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)’s Bureau of Health Workforce provided $20 million for the development of new postgraduate Nurse Practitioner Residency Programs.  The funding was made available in support of HRSA’s new Advanced Nursing […]

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Happy Birthday to Loretta Ford

by NNPRFTC

We would like to wish Loretta Ford a very Happy 99th Birthday! Dr. Loretta Ford is the co-founder of the nurse practitioner role. Dr. Ford has been a leader in advancing the NP role and an inspiration to all NPs. Dr. Ford’s vision, leadership and inspiration have resulted in more than 270,000 licensed Nurse Practitioners […]

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