Family nurse practitioners (FNP), like a primary care physician, provides lifelong, comprehensive care through disease management, health education, and preventative health services.
Nurse Practitioners treat a vast array of patients. FNPs not only treat diseases, illnesses, and injuries they also advise and guide patients towards a healthy style of living.
Typical services include diagnosing conditions, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests, conducting examinations, providing counseling, and prescribing medications.
Other services provided include:
Create and see through treatment plans for illnesses and diseases
Encourage and inform patients of healthy lifestyle choices
Treat patients of all ages
Care for acute and chronic conditions