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Clinical Articles/Information
Monday, June 11, 2018
Antibiotic-resistant Bacteria Found Presents Triple Threat »
Article shared by New York One & Only Campaign - Antibiotic-resistant Bacteria Found Presents Triple Threat . Res...
Friday, June 8, 2018
Do Not Resuscitate Bill Goes into May 28, 2018 »
On November 29, 2017, Governor Cuomo signed The NPA's main legislative priority of 2017, the Do Not Resuscitate (DNR) Bill...
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...

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, June 13, 2018
NPA Board of Directors Approved Candidates »
On June 8, 2018 The NPA Board of Directors was presented a list of qualified nominees interested in running for office for...
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...

News
Thursday, November 30, 2017
DNR and Civil Service Bills Signed into Law by Governor Cuomo »
The NPA is proud to announce that 2 more bills that were part of our 2017 legislative priorities were signed into law Nove...
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...

NYS DOH
Thursday, October 26, 2017
Increase in Hepatitis A Infections (MSM) »
Read complete letter released on October 24, 2017 regarding a recent increase in hepatitis A infections in men who have s...
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Opportunity to Increase Access to Buprenorphine »
The New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute (NYSDOH AI) is pleased to introduce you to the NYSDOH Buprenorphine...
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Safe Injections Don't Reuse Needles or Syringes »
New York State Department of Health shares flyer with Safe Injections Information. Click here to learn more.  ...
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...

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
Thursday, November 2, 2017
NPA Responds to DOT Regarding NPs Inability to serve as a Medical Review Officer DOT Drug Screens »
The NPA responds with a letter to the U.S. Department of Transportation regarding NPs inability to serve as a "Medical Rev...
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 7
Friday, April 6, 2018
Congratulations to NPALI Scholarship Recipients »
Please join us in congratulating the recipients of the Spring 2018 Scholarships. The $1,500 SNP Scholarship is awarded to...

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