23 States With NP Practice Authority, Is Your State One Of Them? 

Nurses’ career scope achieves true potential when they have nurse practitioner degree. Not all the states offer full NP; some offer partial to no NP practice authority. As of September 2017 below are 23 states that have NP practice autonomy. Please be noted that state regulations take changes frequently, make sure you contact the nursing boards in the state to stay up to date with the regulations. 1. Alaska Alaska all NPs have FPA meaning that they have full authority to perform several medical tasks such as they evaluate and diagnose patients; they can do analyzation of tests, and control treatment strategies. 2. Arizona The Arizona Board of Nursing allows… Read More

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