Nurse Practitioner (NP)

A registered nurse working in an expanded nursing role, usually with a focus on meeting primary healthcare needs. NPs can conduct physical examinations, interpret laboratory results, select plans of treatment and identify medication requirements. They also can perform certain medical management activities for selected health conditions. Some NPs specialize in geriatric care.

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April 18

Spreading thanks

Houston and North Greenbush, NY 

Residents of Brazos Towers at Bayou Manor, a senior living community in Houston, recently held a virtual "gratitude party" for residents of Eastwyck Village of North Greenbush, NY, to thank them for their assistance after Hurricane Harvey.