{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Does Expanded State Scope of Practice for Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants Increase Primary Care Utilization in Community Health Centers?

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present a study examining the impact of expanded state scope of practice (SOP) for nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) on primary care utilization by NPs, PAs, and primary care physicians in community health centers.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Recall the background information helpful for understanding the study of the impact of expanded state scope of practice for NPs and PAs on primary care utilization in community health centers.
  2. Summarize the methodology and results of the study.
Price: $12.95


  • AANP 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 CH

This Activity is approved for 1.0 contact hour (s) of continuing education by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Activity ID# 20034238. This Activity was planned in accordance with AANP Accreditation Standards and Policies.

Test Code: JAANP0620
Published: Jun 2020
Expires: 6/1/2021
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Jeongyoung Park, PhD; Xinxin Han, MS; Patricia Pittman, PhD