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29-1062.00 - Family and General Practitioners Bright Outlook

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Prescribe or administer treatment, therapy, medication, vaccination, and other specialized medical care to treat or prevent illness, disease, or injury.

29-1171.00 Nurse Practitioners   Bright Outlook 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 such patient characteristics as age and gender.
  • Perform primary care procedures such as suturing, splinting, administering immunizations, taking cultures, and debriding wounds.
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.
29-1071.00 Physician Assistants Bright Outlook
  • Prescribe therapy or medication with physician approval.
  • Visit and observe patients on hospital rounds or house calls, updating charts, ordering therapy, and reporting back to physician.
  • Perform therapeutic procedures, such as injections, immunizations, suturing and wound care, and infection management.
29-1199.04 Naturopathic Physicians Bright Outlook
  • Administer, dispense, or prescribe natural medicines, such as food or botanical extracts, herbs, dietary supplements, vitamins, nutraceuticals, and amino acids.
  • Prescribe synthetic drugs under the supervision of medical doctors or within the allowances of regulatory bodies.
  • Conduct periodic public health maintenance activities such as immunizations and screenings for diseases and disease risk factors.
29-1069.04 Neurologists 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.

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