A4PN works with Nurse Practitioners, as well as nurses undertaking Nurse Practitioner studies, who have an interest in AOD and pharmacotherapy.
AOD/Pharmacotherapy Nurse Practitioners offer diagnostic and prescribing expertise while operating from a holistic nursing framework.
Endorsed Nurse Practitioners are an important value-add to the pharmacotherapy service system. Examples of service system enhancements include:
- Assessment, consultation and education
- Enhanced withdrawal and management capacity
- Pharmacotherapy prescribing
A4PN supports Nurse Practitioners through:
- Scholarships to support Nurses undertaking Nurse Practitioner studies
- Links with experienced AOD and Pharmacotherapy Nurse Practitioners
- Community of Practice events and other education
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