If you have been at your nursing job for a while, you’ve probably almost forgotten. Forgotten what it was like to come in to the healthcare system you now work for and realize there are hundreds of new protocols for you to learn and adhere by as a nurse. After years of routine, you now go about your day as if you actually have some choice in the way you give care. At one point you probably did. I was not around during this age of nursing. The…

It seems obvious even today, that in the future, the frontline in primary care will not be held by primary care physicians alone. Why is this so hard to believe? With 10,000 boomers turning 65 every day for the next 19 years (according toPew Research Center), the demand on healthcare providers will surely increase to unprecedented levels. MDs entering primary care have decreased significantly and most experts predict that the number will continue to drop as most new graduates continue on to specialties. Having been accepted to a…