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Nurse practitionerNNurse practitionerNurse practitionerEnglishOncologyPre-teen (9-12 years);Teen (13-15 years);Late Teen (16-18 years)NANAHealth care professionalsPre-teen (9-12 years) Teen (13-15 years) Late Teen (16-18 years)NA2019-09-03T04:00:00Z9.5000000000000053.9000000000000152.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<h2>What is a nurse practitioner?</h2><p>A nurse practitioner is a registered nurse who has received additional formal education. Because of this, they are able to assess patients, order and interpret test results, communicate diagnoses to patients, prescribe medications and perform specific procedures. </p>
Infirmier praticienIInfirmier praticienNurse practitionerFrenchOncologyPre-teen (9-12 years);Teen (13-15 years);Late Teen (16-18 years)NANAHealth care professionalsPre-teen (9-12 years) Teen (13-15 years) Late Teen (16-18 years)NA2019-09-03T04:00:00Z000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<h2>Qu'est-ce qu'un infirmier praticien?</h2> <p>Un infirmier praticien est un infirmier autorisé qui a reçu une formation officielle supplémentaire. Par conséquent, il peut évaluer les patients, demander des tests et en interpréter les résultats, communiquer les diagnostics aux patients, prescrire des médicaments et exécuter certaines interventions.<br></p>

 

 

 

 

Nurse practitioner3488.00000000000Nurse practitionerNurse practitionerNEnglishOncologyPre-teen (9-12 years);Teen (13-15 years);Late Teen (16-18 years)NANAHealth care professionalsPre-teen (9-12 years) Teen (13-15 years) Late Teen (16-18 years)NA2019-09-03T04:00:00Z9.5000000000000053.9000000000000152.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<h2>What is a nurse practitioner?</h2><p>A nurse practitioner is a registered nurse who has received additional formal education. Because of this, they are able to assess patients, order and interpret test results, communicate diagnoses to patients, prescribe medications and perform specific procedures. </p><h2>What does a nurse practitioner do?</h2><p>A nurse practitioner provides nursing care and does much of the same work as a doctor. For example, you might see one for your physical check-ups. </p><p>They work closely with you and the rest of your health-care team to help make a treatment plan that works for you and your family. They can also help you connect with other health-care professionals you might need to see.</p><p>Nurse practitioners can provide care at any time during the cancer treatment journey—from prevention and diagnosis, to treatment and supportive care, to recovery and palliative care.</p><p>Not all cancer centres have nurse practitioners on the treatment team. </p>https://assets.aboutkidshealth.ca/AKHAssets/Nurse_practitioner_TTC_Cancer.jpg