Advanced Practice Clinicians

Advanced practice clinicians (APC), also known as advanced practice providers (APP), include nurse practitioners, physician assistants, clinical nurse specialists, certified registered nurse anesthetists, and certified nurse-midwives.

Publications

Buprenorphine Treatment: Advanced Practice Nurses Add Capacity

During the COVID-19 pandemic, there was slower growth in the number of new waivers authorizing clinicians to provide buprenorphine treatment for...

Beyond State Scope of Practice Laws for Advanced Practitioners: Additional Supervision Requirements for Buprenorphine Prescribing

Buprenorphine is a life-saving medication for people with opioid use disorder (OUD). U.S.

Time Trends in the Regional Distribution of Physicians, Nurses and Midwives in Europe

Country-level data suggest large differences in the supply of health professionals among European countries.