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If I like working in a hospital setting and plan to become an NP, which NP credentialing should I pursue?


January 6th, 2022

You should do the family nurse practitioner tract. This way you were able to do anything. If you only do adult or pediatric then you are stuck in that area and have to go back to school if you want to work in a different area with a different age group.

October 20th, 2021

Acute care NP. AANC offers this certification and many facilities require this credential to be a hospital based nurse practitioner.