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November 2022

Clinical Update

Providing Competent Care for Transgender Patients

No matter whom they serve, all clinicians should be well-versed in caring for vulnerable populations. As more patients begin identifying as non-binary or gender nonconforming, it’s vital for clinicians to educate themselves on the appropriate care of the LGBTQA+ community. Read More

News Briefs

GINA Releases Updated Asthma Guidelines for 2022

Learn more about the Global Initiative for Asthma’s latest guidelines in the 2022 Global Strategy for Asthma Management and Prevention, including refined methodology and updated definitions. Read More

NP Settles Civil Suit for “Unlawfully Advertising As ‘Doctor’”

An NP from California has settled a civil case with the District Attorney, agreeing to an injunction and nearly $20,000 in civil penalties for allegedly implying that she was a medical doctor. Read More

California Approves Rule Change to Allow NPs to Treat Without Physician Supervision

The California Board of Registered Nursing has approved rules which will allow qualified nurse practitioners to treat patients independently of a physician’s supervision, provided they “practice within the limits of their knowledge, experience, and national certification.” Read More

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