How Can Advanced Practice Providers Help Bridge the Urology Workforce Gap?

How Can Advanced Practice Providers Help Bridge the Urology Workforce Gap?


Urologists who invest their time and effort into developing APPs can reap significant benefits, with one expert highlighting three distinct advantages on the Speaking of Urology podcast.

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Preventing Infection
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Analyzing Value
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Preventing Infection
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Why You Don't Know What Burnout Is 'Until It Hits You in the Face'
Public Health
Medicine’s culture of perfection leaves physicians susceptible to burnout and depression, a urologic oncology surgeon and life coach says on the Speaking of Urology podcast.
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Patient Safety

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Preventing Infection

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Clinicians perceived single-use rhinolaryngoscopes as having organizational advantages over their reusable counterparts.