Welcome to the Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation
The Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation (NPHF) is an IRS 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with the mission of improving health status and quality of care through nurse practitioner innovations in clinical practice, education, research, health policy, and philanthropy. We provide resources that support the advancement of the nurse practitioner profession and focus our activities on making high quality healthcare accessible in the United States and globally.
NPHF's goals are to:
- Enhance nurse practitioner leadership in healthcare
- Promote access to high quality care
- Foster innovative interprofessional collaboration
- Eliminate health disparities
- Promote research to improve health outcomes
- Facilitate policy analysis to improve health outcomes and care delivery
Enjoy exploring our website and feel free to send us your questions and comments. We invite you to consider becoming a volunteer for the NPHF- there are many opportunities to give your time and expertise to projects that truly make a difference in people's lives.
Phyllis Arn Zimmer, MN, FNP, FAANP, FAAN
Pam Jenkins, MS, NP
Program Director, CE and Special Projects
Calling All NPs and RNs
Help us help you with your CE needs. Please participate in the NPHF 2017 Needs Assessment survey, available now by clicking NPHF 2017 Needs Assessment Survey. The first 100 responders will be entered in a contest to win a $100 Amazon giftcard. 2 winners will be chosen and announced April 25, 2017.
NPHF Announces the 2017 Procter & Gamble Scholarship Winners
NPHF is please to announce that Bethany Boveri, BSN and Nelly Kangethe, DNP have each been awarded a $1000 scholarship to further their NP studies. Click here to learn more about them.
NPHF Launches New Online CE Program!
"Opioid Prescribing: Update 2016: Disturbing Trends, New Guidelines, Management Challenges," is now available at NPHF-CORE.com Tuition is free and you will earn 2 hours of ANCC credit as well as 2 hours of pharmacology. Check it out now!
Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation Continues Partnership with Contemporary Forums
The Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation (NPHF) is pleased to continue its partnership with Contemporary Forums (CF), a national CE company providing high quality, clinically applicable, accredited online and live education for Nurse Practitioners and other members of the healthcare team. Be sure to share the following information with your NP colleagues as the NPHF strives to bring you additional CE opportunities to enhance your clinical practice:
You are invited to participate in a free online session and earn CE credit by clicking here.
You may also click here for access to Contemporary Forums’ Online Learning site where you can view all online programs and take 20% off any online CE program you select (Use coupon code NPHF20 at checkout).
New at Contemporary Forums
You are invited to take advantage of a 20% discount on the online CE program, "Spanish Medical Terminology for Health Care Professionals" and earn 12 ANCC/14.4 CA BRN CE credits (Use coupon code NPHF20 at checkout). This modular course will prepare you for better communication with your Spanish-speaking patients, a rapidly growing segment of our population. Click here for more information and to register.