Family nurse practitioners play a critical role in improving the primary patient care experience . As a primary care provider, you will partner with families across the lifespan to promote preventative care, diagnose conditions, and treat acute and chronic illnesses.
- Private Offices
- Community Health Centers
- Rural Health Clinics
- Hospital Outpatient Clinics
- Occupational/Employee Health
- Urgent Care Centers
The FNP role is in high demand due to an aging and growing population.  According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of nurse practitioners is projected to grow 31 percent through 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations. 
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At USAHS, our three-day hands-on clinical residencies allow you to fine tune your advanced nursing practice skills. You will benefit from real-world demonstrations, personalized feedback and support, supervised activities with clinicians, and the opportunity to connect with fellow students and expert faculty.
 U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, National Center for Health Workforce Analysis. Projecting the Supply and Demand for Primary Care Practitioners Through 2020.Rockville, Maryland: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2013. https://bhw.hrsa.gov/health-workforce-analysis/primary-care-2020
 Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Nurse Anesthetists, Nurse Midwives, and Nurse Practitioners, on the Internet at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/nurse-anesthetists-nurse-midwives-and-nurse-practitioners.htm (visited April 04, 2017).