From new nurse practitioner to primary care provider: bridging the transition through FQHC-based residency training.

@article{Flinter2011FromNN,
  title={From new nurse practitioner to primary care provider: bridging the transition through FQHC-based residency training.},
  author={Margaret Flinter},
  journal={Online journal of issues in nursing},
  year={2011},
  volume={17 1},
  pages={6}
}
Community Health Center, Inc. (CHCI), a multi-site, federally qualified, health center (FQHC) in Connecticut, implemented a one-year-residency program for new nurse practitioners (NPs) in 2007. This residency program is specifically designed for family nurse practitioners intending to practice as primary care providers in federally qualified health centers. These centers comprise the nation's largest safety net setting; they are commonly referred to as community health centers. Supported in… CONTINUE READING