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Applications accepted for family nurse practitioner clinical track
Contact: University Relations 381-2741
Posted: 04/12/2001
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Dr. Barbara Tucker, family nurse practitioner at The University of Texas-Pan American, right, interviews Elvia Segura as part of the current application process for the 2001 family nurse practitioner clinical track in the UTPA Master of Science in Nursing program. Applications will be accepted through April 30. Nurse practitioners are registered nurses with advanced training and education who perform physical examinations, prescribe medications, order laboratory tests, and manage acute and stable chronic diseases. For more information, call 956/316-7082.