The demand for nurse practitioners is slated to double by 2020. This infographic from Maryville University Master of Science in Nursing Online takes a look at how this career officially got started in the 60’s, rapidly growing popularity through the present. It also takes a look at some statistics behind the profession and what it takes to pursue such a career choice.

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The Rise of the Nurse Practitioner

Irma Wallace

Irma Wallace

Co-founder and Vice President of SearchRank, responsible for many of the day to day operations of the company. She is also founder of The Arizona Builders’ Zone, a construction / home improvement portal.

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