Commentary

September 2018 Vol. 6 No. 3

Author: By Caitlyn E. Hull, MS, APRN-CNP, WHNP-BC and Randee L. Masciola, DNP, APRN-CNP, WHNP-BC

When I, Caitlyn E. Hull, sought to become a women’s health nurse practitioner (WHNP), I had not considered the variety of roles that might be available. I had imagined myself working as a generalist in an obstetrics/gynecology (Ob/Gyn) private practice or federally funded clinic like many of . . .

November 2014 Vol. 2 No. 4

Author: Anne Moore, DNP, WHNP/ANP-BC, FAANP

According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, approximately $11 billion was spent on cosmetic procedures in the United States in 2012.1 Of that amount, $2 billion was paid for procedures involving injectables such as botulinum toxin type A (Botox® Cosmetic) and various fillers (e.g., calcium hydroxylapatite . . .

February 2017 Vol. 5 No. 1

Author: Maureen Bell Boardman, MSN, FNP, FAANP

Each individual or couple who seeks to adopt a child has a unique story. I chose to share my story in the hope that it might help other nurse practitioners understand the mixture of anticipation, disappoint- ment, joy, and challenges that adoptive families experience. As you see women in your . . .

November 2016 Vol. 4 No. 4

Author: Annelle Taylor, ANP, WHNP-BC, MSN; Alison Hathaway, ANP, WHNP-BC, MSN; Michelle Luneau, AGNP, WHNP-BC, MSN; Fedelma McKenna, CNM, MSN; and Joyce Cappiello, PhD, FNP, FAANP

Nurse practitioners and certified nurse midwives play an integral role in all facets of reproductive healthcare. They provide full-spectrum pregnancy care, contraception care, and counseling about pregnancy options, including abortion care. Advanced practice nurses (APNs) are first-line practitioners in the prevention and management of unintended pregnancy—a major . . .

By Amy J. Levi, PhD, CNM, WHNP-BC; Elizabeth Banks, FNP-C, MSN; Jessica Dieseldorff, FNP, MSN; and Victoria S. Tueros, FNP, MSN
Nurse practitioners (NPs) play an essential role in the prevention of unintended pregnancy through provision of contraceptive services and reproductive education and counseling. When unintended pregnancy does . . .

By Anne Moore, DNP, WHNP/ANP-BC, FAANP
According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, approximately $11 billion was spent on cosmetic procedures in the United States in 2012.1 Of that amount, $2 billion was paid for procedures involving injectables such as botulinum toxin type A (Botox . . .