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
Manual Therapy Certification
Hours/CEUs: 32 HOURS, 3.2 CEU’S
Prequisites: FCO (home study), S1, S2, S3, S4, E1 Upper, E1 Lower, E2, MF1
Who Attends: Physical Therapists
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Certification preparation and testing includes review and updates in all manual therapy areas including basic science, extremity, spinal, and soft tissue examination and treatment techniques. Tests include oral, practical and written exams.