Top 10 Favorite Women's Lab Coats

You know the drill. You wake up and get ready for a long day at the clinic or hospital making sure your clothes are clean and wrinkle free. You take a quick look in the mirror...presentable. Then, once at work you throw on your big, baggy, shapeless lab coat hiding all of your painstaking effort at the ironing board. Does the cute, fashionable lab coat exist? We have discovered ten different figure friendly lab coats for women that make your life as a nurse practitioner more fashion forward. 

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On-Site NP Job Interview: How to Take Full Advantage

If you're considering a location change for your next nurse practitioner job, you've got a lot more to consider in your interview process than just the job and workplace itself. Relocating means evaluating a potential new living situation and the practicality and personal fit of the geographic area. You might have the job of your dreams, but if you're socially isolated or otherwise not a fit for the community in which you live, life can take a miserable turn for the worse. So, how do you assess potential nurse practitioner job opportunities away from home?

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5 Inspiring NPs Who Started Their Own Clinics

Do you have an entrepreneurial bent? If starting your own practice is a career aspiration, the best place to begin your endeavor is by talking to other nurse practitioners who've done the same. I have spoken with a number of NP practice owners who've shared their stories here on MidlevelU. 

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Primary Care (+ ER) NP Residency Available in Wyoming

Are you looking for a real career adventure? Today's featured NP residency opportunity pairs a truly unprecedented learning experience with a unique lifestyle offering. If you're the kind of nurse practitioner who dreams of working in remote or rural environments, the kinds of places where the primary care provider still rounds on the hospital floor and helps-out in the emergency department, this is the opportunity for you. Our ThriveAP+ program is partnering with a Wyoming clinic and hospital to provide a residency-like job for one new graduate or an NP with experience looking to take their career to the next level. For nurse practitioners interested in rural medicine, this opportunity provides the perfect foundation. 

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When Should You Apply for a Nurse Practitioner Residency or Fellowship?

With a number of program options out there, it can be difficult to get a grasp on just how to get your foot in the door for a nurse practitioner residency or fellowship. If you've decided that these post-graduate employment opportunities are the next best step to kickstart your career, how far in advance do you need to apply? 

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