HEALTH / WELL-BEING

Veterans’ perceptions of care by nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and physicians: A comparison from satisfaction surveys

Article

This study aims to examine the differences in patient satisfaction in relation to the care received by nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and physicians from the Veterans Health Administration (VHA).

Abstract

To examine the differences in patient satisfaction with care provided by nurse practitioners (NPs), physician assistants (PAs), and physicians in the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) system.

Full Reference

Budzi, D., Lurie, S., Singh, K. and Hooker, R. (2010), Veterans' perceptions of care by nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and physicians: A comparison from satisfaction surveys. Journal of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, 22: 170–176. doi:10.1111/j.1745-7599.2010.00489.x