Nurse practitioners and physician assistants are advanced healthcare practitioners with similar responsibilities, such as diagnosing illnesses and prescribing medications. However, their training and paths toward certification differ in significant ways. This blog post unpacks the key differences between NPs and PAs to help you determine which career path best aligns with your goals. What Is a Nurse Practitioner? A nurse practitioner (NP) is a licensed clinician who provides comprehensive healthcare to patients of all ages. An NP can work in virtually any healthcare setting, diagnosing patient conditions and prescribing medications. As of October 2022, nurse practitioners have full practice authority in 27 states, meaning that they can practice Read more
Prior to joining Altas Partners, Nick worked at TPG in San Francisco, where he evaluated investment opportunities across a variety of sectors. Nick began his career in the Technology Investment Banking group at Morgan Stanley in New York.
Nick earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance, Accounting, and Economics from Boston College (summa cum laude) and has a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School.