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type of training: family physicians

family practice residency program after med school

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length of training: family physicians

3 years

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scope of practice: family physicians

cradle to grave

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setting: family physicians

mostly outpatient

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type of training: internists

internist residency after med school

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length of training: internist

3 years

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scope of practice: internists

typically pts in hospitals: cardiovascular, GI stuff, etc.

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setting: internists

- mostly hospitalized pts
- small portion outpatient

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type of training: pediatricians

pediatric residency program after medical school

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length of training: pediatricians

3 years

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scope of practice: pediatricians

- typically pts under 18
- can provide care to any age

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setting: pediatricians

- 1st year: hospital
- 2nd/3rd year: inpatient and outpatient

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type of training: nurse practitioner

- graduate from RN program
- enroll in NP program

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length of training: nurse practitioner

varies based on program focus

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scope of practice: NP

depends on state
- can be ind practitioners
- may practice only under physician supervision

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What are NPs able to do in all states?

prescribe medications

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setting: nurse practitioner

IP and OP

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type of training: PA

undergrad program

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length of study: PA

2 years

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scope of practice: PA

work under supervising physician

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setting: PA

IP and OP

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type of training: PT

- postgraduate degree
- minimum req: master's

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length of study: PT

3-4 years

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scope of practice: PT

NMS problems

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setting: PT

IP and OP

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