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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...
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...
Thursday, June 25, 2015
NP Clean Up Bill Passes »
On June 11 the Nurse Practitioner Clean up Bill passed both the Assembly and Senate. It now heads over the Governor where...
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Meningitis Bill Passes »
The meningitis bill that would require a dose for students entering 7th grade and then a booster in 12th grade passed the...
Monday, April 27, 2015
NPA Executive Director interviewed on New York Now »
The NPA's Executive Director Stephen Ferrara, DNP, FNP, was interviewed by Matt Ryan of New York Now to discuss  ‪...
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Executive Director Stephen Ferrara interviewed by Susan Arbetter »
Executive Director Stephen Ferrara was interviewed by Susan Arbetter on March 13, 2015 regarding the NPMA since its passag...
Thursday, January 22, 2015
NPA Responds to Disparaging Op-Ed »
The NPA responded to the disparaging Betsy McCaughey Op-Ed that appeared in the NY Post on January 6, 2015. Read The NPA...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Stephen Ferrara Executive Director appointed to Task Force to Develop Plan to End AIDS Epidemic »
Governor Cuomo Announces Task Force to Develop Plan to End AIDS Epidemic - NPA Executive Director, Stephen Ferrara, DNP, F...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
The Fallacy of Full Practice Authority: 50 Shades of Green »
The Fallacy of Full Practice Authority: 50 Shades of Green - article written by Stephen A. Ferrara, DNP, FNP, FAANP and...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
The Elimination of Practice Barriers for NPs in NY »
The Elimination of Practice Barriers for Nurse Practitioners in New York: An Historical Perspective Read full article...
Monday, June 23, 2014
Press Release Medical Marijuana Bill »
NPA Press Release - NYS Legislature Passes Medical Marijuana Bill; Nurse Practitioners look forward to helping ease the...
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Executive Director Stephen Ferrara interviewed by Health Leaders Media »
Executive Director Stephen Ferrara is interviewed by Health Leaders Media - NY Abolishes Written Practice Agreement for NPs
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
NPA Executive Director interviewed on passage of NP Modernization Act »
NPA Executive Director Stephen Ferrara speaks with Susan Arbetter of the Capitol Press room on passage of the Nurse Practi...
Thursday, March 13, 2014
Executive Director Stephen Ferrara appears on YNN »
Stephen Ferrara, Executive Director appears on YNN to discuss The NPA's Modernization Act bill. Click here to view seg...
Monday, March 10, 2014
Saturday, February 1, 2014
Governor Cuomo Calls for Enactment of NP Modernization Act »
January 22 Press Release - Governor Andrew Cuomo Calls for Enactment of Nurse Practitioners Modernization Act. Read full...
Saturday, February 1, 2014
Webster Post - Proposal in Cuomo Budget would expand access to NPs »
January 27 The Webster Post published article "Proposal in Cuomo budget would expand access to nurse practitioners." Read...

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