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Clinical Articles/Information
Thursday, April 18, 2019
Measles Outbreak »
Dear Providers: As you may know, there have been multiple outbreaks of measles in the U.S. So far this year there hav...
Friday, March 1, 2019
CDC - Measles Outbreak »
From January 1 to February 21, 2019, 159* people from 10 states (CA, CO, CT, GA, IL, NJ, NY, OR, TX, and WA) have been...
Thursday, January 17, 2019
Guide to Infection Prevention for Outpatient Settings »
Article shared by the New York State Department of Health, One and Only Campaign -- click here to read
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
How to Train the Body's Own Cells to Combat Antibiotic Resistance »
Article shared by New York State Health Department - click here to read
Monday, July 23, 2018
Injection Safety Newsletter July 2018 »
Injection Safety Newsletter, July 14, 2018, Volume 7 Issue 1    

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...

Monday, March 18, 2019
Expedited Partner Therapy to treat persons exposed to Chlamydia NYSDOH Position Statement »
Click here to read the NYSDOH Position Statement on Expedited Partner Therapy to treat persons exposed to Chlamydia
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...
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...

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...

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 2
Monday, December 17, 2018
Region 2 Election Results »
Congratulations to Susan McElvey, FNP, for officially becoming President-elect for Region 2!  Congratulations to Meli...
Tuesday, November 27, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
2019 NPA Region 2 Education Conference »
SAVE THE DATE!  We will be having our Region 2 Education Conference on Saturday, April 13th, 2019 at Del Lago Hot...
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Region 2 Board Nominees Announced »
Region 2 has completed the approval process for our Region 2 Board nominees for the November-December election with terms...

Region 3
Monday, November 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Region 3 Election Results »
It is my pleasure to announce that Anja Sanchez has been elected as Region 3 Secretary commencing January 1st, 2019. I...

Region 6
Friday, May 10, 2019
Region 6 Call for Nominations 2019 »
Region 6 is seeking nominations for President-Elect and Secretary. Please consider joining our dynamic Board.  ...

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