Resources

Start-up Tools

UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT
COLLEGE OF NURSING AND HEALTH SCIENCES
FUTURE OF NURSING
SERIES FOR NPS

Sponsored by AARP/RWJF and the Key Bank Foundation

MODULE 1
Introduction to Entrepreneurial Skills for Nurse Practitioners (47 minutes)
This is an introduction to the business skills needed by the nurse practitioner who is interested in starting an independent practice.
Please complete the evaluation the module at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/NDF5FFK

MODULE 2
Business Planning for Nurse Practitioners in Independent Practice (54:45 minutes)
This module feature business planning information for the nurse practitioner who is interested in starting an independent practice. It is part of a 4 module series created with the support of the RWJF/AARP Future of Nursing State Implementation Program and the KeyBank Foundation.
Please complete the evaluation the module at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ZTJM7TF

MODULE 3
How to Implement a Marketing Plan for NPs in Independent Practice (52:02 Minutes)
This is the third module in a series created for the nurse practitioner considering independent practice. The topic of marketing will be explained by an expert with examples from 4 nurse practitioners. Support for this series was provided by: The RWJF/AARP Future of Nursing State Implementation Program and the KeyBank Foundation
Please complete the evaluation the module at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/NQNZ3JQ

MODULE 4
Coding and Reimbursement: Optimizing Your Billables and Collectables (1 hr 10 min.)
This is a detailed look at how a nurse practitioner, interested in starting an independent practice, can maximize reimbursement with knowledge of accurate billing. You will be guided through billing procedures by an expert nurse clinician who owns two practices. It is the fourth part of a 5 module series created with the support of the RWJF/AARP Future of Nursing State Implementation Program and the KeyBank Foundation
Please complete the evaluation the module at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/5XXS87D

MODULE 5
Reimbursement Explained: How Policy Impacts Your Bottom Line
This is a detailed look at reimbursement policy that will effect a nurse practitioner, interested in starting an independent practice. You will be guided through this material by an expert in healthcare policy. This is the fifth part of a 5 module series created with the support of the RWJF/AARP Future of Nursing State Implementation Program and the KeyBank Foundation.
Please complete the evaluation the module at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/NLLXKBS

All modules courtesy of the University of Vermont, School of Nursing and Health Sciences, Department of Nursing

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IRS workshops – what you need to know to start a business from tax perspective.
https://www.irsvideos.gov/Business/SmallBusinessWeek/virtualworkshop