Ciao! Becoming a Nurse Practitioner in Italy

I've been to Italy once, and if there's one place I would like to return in future travels, it's this land of wine, pasta, and picturesque landscapes. From exploring historical sites in Rome to soaking up rays of sunshine on the coast, Italy has an endless array of experiences to offer. As nurse practitioners, our careers are quite flexible and may even allow us to practice in international locations such as this. If you're an NP certified in the United States, how can you take your career to Italy?

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7 Ways to Class Up Your Nurse Practitioner Resume

A resume is simply a summary of your education and employment experience, so it should be pretty easy to pull together, right? While it seems simple, I've seen a lot of unfortunate looking nurse practitioner resumes out there. Studies show that prospective employers spend just seconds scanning a resume before making a decision to move to the next step in the employment process. So, attention to detail is a must when you're applying for nurse practitioner jobs. One small resume misstep could cost you a job interview. 

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So, You Want to Take Your NP Career to France? Here's How.

The nurse practitioner profession has been developing slowly across Europe. Here at MidlevelU headquarters, we receive a lot of questions from nurse practitioners looking to work abroad. So, over the next few weeks, we're looking at the process for working internationally as a NP certified to practice in the U.S. If the turquoise waters of the French Riviera, the lavender fields of Provence, or the romantic appeal of the Eiffel Tower are calling your name, here's how to practice as a nurse practitioner in France. 

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4 Key Questions to Help Your Patients Make Lifestyle Changes

Last week at the Midlevels for the Medically Underserved kickoff, a speaker discussed the concept of motivational interviewing. In my eight years as a nurse practitioner, I had never been introduced to the topic. I wasn't quite sure what to expect. Midway through her discussion, I had an 'Aha!' moment that will make a significant difference in the way I interact with my patients. Here's what happened. 

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How Can U.S. Certified Nurse Practitioners Work in the United Kingdom?

If you're a nurse practitioner with an international bent, then you're in luck. Over the next few weeks we're looking at how NPs certified in the United States can practice in other countries. In many cases, the role of nurse practitioners is not as closely defined in other nations, so NPs may find the transition a difficult one to grasp. But, if your heart is set on practicing internationally, we're here to tell you how. Today, let's look at how U.S. certified nurse practitioners can practice in the United Kingdom. 

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