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National NP Week Celebrated November 9-15
November 8, 2014
National NP Week Celebrated November 9-15

More than 18,000 nurse practitioners (NPs) from across California will commemorate National Nurse Practitioner Week November 9-15, celebrating accomplishments within the profession and promoting the importance of NPs in our rapidly-evolving health care delivery system.

Report Backs Full Practice Authority for NPs
April 30, 2014
Report Backs Full Practice Authority for NPs

With more than 3.3 million more Californians now covered by the Affordable Health Care Act and Medi-Cal, granting full practice authority to nurse practitioners is “one of the most effective steps” California can take to increase the supply of primary care providers while maintaining high quality health care and driving down costs, according to a report released by the Bay Area Council.

Honored by Their Peers
March 22, 2014
Honored by Their Peers

Orange County played host to the 37th Annual Educational Conference, and a pair of Orange County chapter members garnered high honors during the presentation of the 2014 CANP Awards.

Well-Earned Honors for CANP Luminaries
March 23, 2013
Well-Earned Honors for CANP Luminaries

Acknowledged leaders both as health care providers and advocates for their profession, Surani Kwan and Debra Palmer were honored by their peers during CANP’s 36th Annual Educational Conference.

Viewpoint: Who Will Fill the Health Care Provider Gap?
December 21, 2012
Viewpoint: Who Will Fill the Health Care Provider Gap?

CANP President Beth Haney writes that nurse practitioners are already in the exact places where demand for health services will increase.

NPs Rebuke Controversial Report
October 1, 2012
NPs Rebuke Controversial Report

A physician group's study on patient care draws sharp criticism from CANP; Senate Health Care Chairman joins the criticism after Gov. Brown signs legislation to boost the role of nurse practitioners.

Governor Signs SB 1524
September 29, 2012
Governor Signs SB 1524

The cornerstone of CANP's 2012 legislative advocacy efforts passes its final hurdle, with the help of member engagement in a series of online advocacy campaigns.

High Honors for CANP Members
August 21, 2012
High Honors for CANP Members

Three CANP members were recognized for their achievements by receiving nominations for the prestigious 2012 Nursing Excellence Awards, presented by Nurse.com.

Stirring Tales from a Health Care Hero
March 23, 2012
Stirring Tales from a Health Care Hero

Dr. Ernie Bodai didn’t set out to change the world, but countries around the globe are following his lead along a path that may someday produce a cure for a disease that currently takes one life every 12 minutes.

Health Care Leaders Earn Statewide Accolades
March 23, 2012
Health Care Leaders Earn Statewide Accolades

Leading health care providers Jill Olmstead, Sandra Bresnahan and Sigalit Marmorstein were honored by their peers with awards presented during the California Association for Nurse Practitioners 35th Annual Educational Conference.

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