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29-1071.00 - Physician Assistants Bright Outlook

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Prescribe therapy or medication with physician approval.

29-1069.04 Neurologists   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Prescribe or administer medications, such as anti-epileptic drugs, and monitor patients for behavioral and cognitive side effects.
  • Order supportive care services such as physical therapy, specialized nursing care, and social services.
  • Prescribe or administer treatments such as transcranial magnetic stimulation, vagus nerve stimulation, and deep brain stimulation.
29-1151.00 Nurse Anesthetists Bright Outlook
  • Select, order, or administer anesthetics, adjuvant drugs, accessory drugs, fluids or blood products as necessary.
  • Select, order, or administer pre-anesthetic medications.
  • Select and prescribe post-anesthesia medications or treatments to patients.
29-1171.00 Nurse Practitioners Bright Outlook
  • Recommend diagnostic or therapeutic interventions with attention to safety, cost, invasiveness, simplicity, acceptability, adherence, and efficacy.
  • Prescribe medications based on efficacy, safety, and cost as legally authorized.
  • Prescribe medication dosages, routes, and frequencies based on patient characteristics such as age and gender.
29-1041.00 Optometrists Bright Outlook
  • Prescribe medications to treat eye diseases if state laws permit.
  • Prescribe therapeutic procedures to correct or conserve vision.
29-1069.08 Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians Bright Outlook
  • Prescribe physical therapy to relax the muscles and improve strength.
  • Prescribe therapy services, such as electrotherapy, ultrasonography, heat or cold therapy, hydrotherapy, debridement, short-wave or microwave diathermy, and infrared or ultraviolet radiation, to enhance rehabilitation.

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