What Factors Affect Nurse Practitioners’ Provision of Primary Care?

Motivation for the study:
Increased demand for primary care expected from ACA, shrinking primary care workforce relative to population growth, nurse practitioners can be primary care providers and have been identified as potential solution.


April 30, 2014

Topics: Fast Facts & Policy / Innovations in Nursing / Nursing Education / Population Health / Professional Development

Resource type: Article/ Brief/ Summary

Author: Joanne Spetz, UCSF Lorinda Coombs, UCSF Carolina Herrera, Health Care Cost Institute Dennis Keane & Lela Chu, UCSF