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Mark

Nurse Practitioner

The best thing about my role is the autonomy and authority that it allows. I am given a great deal of responsibility that traditionally has not been a part of clinical nursing practice, such as admitting and discharging people, prescribing medication and ordering diagnostic tests. I see children and adolescent inpatients at the hospital three days a week, and work with them and their families on planning their care, treatment and discharge...

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