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Clinical Articles/Information
Tuesday, February 28, 2017   (1 Comment - view/add)
Mandatory Continuing Education on Opioids »
On June 22, 2016, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed legislation related to opioids and treatment for opioid addiction....
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Many American unaware of 'superbug' threat: Poll »
New York One & Only Campaign shares article - click here to read
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
DATA 2000 Waiver NOI - Suboxone »
DATA 2000 Waiver NOI NPs and PAs who have completed the 24 hours of required training may seek to obtain a DATA 2000-wa...
Monday, February 13, 2017
Doctors Sees Gain Against an Urgent Threat C. Diff »
The New York Times article on C.Diff
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Injection Safety Newsletter »
Click here to read the most current Injection Safety Newsletter

Members in the News
Thursday, February 26, 2015
NPA Executive Director and Past President appear on Time Warner Cable News »
NPA Executive Director Stephen Ferrara and Past President Denis Tarrant appear guests on Time Warner Cable News, Monday, F...
Friday, May 16, 2014
Executive Director Stephen Ferrara podcast with Barbara Phillips »
Executive Director Stephen Ferrara discusses passage of the Nurse Practitioner Modernization Act and more on a podcast...

Miscellaneous
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Volunteers Needed for NPA Booth at The NYS Fair »
Volunteers are needed to staff The NPA booth at the New York State Fair, Syracuse, NY between August 25 - September 5, 201...
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Call for e-Posters 2016 Annual Conference »
The Nurse Practitioner Association is seeking e-poster submissions for our 32nd Annual Conference - September 28 - October...
Monday, March 23, 2015
E-Rx Mandate Delayed 1 Year »
Governor Cuomo signed a bill last week that delays the implementation of the mandatory e-Rx mandate to 3/26/2016 as part o...
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Nurse Practitioners and Political Engagement »
Sandra Ryan, MSN, RN, CPNP, FCPP, FAANP, FAAN would like to share a white paper, titled Nurse Practitioners and Politica...
Thursday, January 22, 2015
NYS Primary Care Service Corps Funding Availability »
NYS Primary Care Service Corps Funding Availability   The PCSC is a state and federally funded program that p...

News
Friday, April 29, 2016
Psychiatric NPs Added to New Rules to Authorize Gender Surgery »
The Nurse Practitioner Association New York State commends the New York State Department of Health for adopting a final re...
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Press Release NPA Supports Governor Cuomo's Workers' Compensation Reform »
The Nurse Practitioner Association New York State issued a press release supporting Governor Cuomo's Workers' Compensation...
Monday, January 18, 2016
Electronic Prescribing Waivers »
The Bureau of Narcotic Enforcement would like to announce the availability of the Electronic Prescribing Waivers (EPW) app...
Wednesday, October 28, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Cuomo Signs NPMA Clean Up bill into Law »
Governor Cuomo signs nurse practitioner legislation and legislation mandating Meningococcal Immunizations.   O...
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
USA Today article NPs & PAs are a growing part of the medical market »
USA Today published an article on July 27 - EKG's, X-rays and heart procedures -- the role of non-physicians grows &nbs...

NYS DOH
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Electronic Prescribing New Blanket Waiver for Exceptional Circumstances »
Electronic Prescribing - New Blanket Waiver for Exceptional Circumstances   The Commissioner of Health has a...
Thursday, April 6, 2017
Access Narcotic Education Attestation Tracker »
Instructions on how to access the Narcotic Education Attestation Tracker (NEAT) application in the NYS Health Commerce Sys...
Monday, March 20, 2017
Mandatory Prescriber Education Guidance »
The NYS Department of Health- Mandatory Prescriber Education  Guidance - click here to read details
Thursday, February 16, 2017
Increase in HCV Among Women of Child Bearing Age »
New York State (NYS) has seen an increase in the number of HCV cases reported among women of child bearing age (15-44 year...
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Legislation 5 Day Emergency Supply for Meds to Treat SUD Effective 1/1/17 »
NYS DOH notification regarding New Legislation to be Enacted Regarding Emergency 5 Day Supply of Drugs used to Treat Subs...

NYS Medicaid
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Medicaid Update February 2017 »
NYS Medicaid Update February 2017 Volume 33 Number 2
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
NYS Medicaid Update Volume 33 No. 1 January 2017 »
NYS Department of Health Medicaid Update Volume 33 Number 1 - January 2017 Issue
Tuesday, January 3, 2017
NYS Medicaid Update December 2016 Volume 32 Number 12 »
The NYS DOH Medicaid Update - December 2016 - Volume 32 Number 12
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
NYS Medicaid Update April 2016 »
Click here to view Medicaid Updates
Monday, February 29, 2016
Medicaid Update - Changes to NP Collaboration Agreement »
NYS DOH Medicaid Update February 2016 - Volume 32 Number 2   On page 9 of the newsletter click here to read ar...

State & Legislative News
Monday, May 9, 2016
NPA Issues Press Release Psychiatric NPs Added to Authorize Gender Surgery »
The Nurse Practitioner Association New York State issues a press release - Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners Added to New Ru...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Letter of Support to Deputy Commissioner »
Executive Director Stephen Ferrara, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP wrote a letter of support to Douglas Lentivech, Esq, Deputy Com...

Region 4
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Call for NP of the Year Nominations »
Region 4 Call for Nominations for NP of the Year   Deadline for submission is May 1, 2017   Click h...

Region 7
Monday, January 30, 2017
NPALI Student NP and DNP Scholarship »
Student NP and DNP Scholarship Deadline March 17, 2017   Please follow the instructions:   Rubric...

Educational Offerings
Monday, September 12, 2016
Non-NPA Event Learn to Become an Effective Board Member »
The NYS Action Coalition of the Future of Nursing, Rochester Regional Health System & The Wegmans School of Nursing Pr...

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