professional assistance program

professional assistance program

Substance abuse A public or private program that offers services to help in rehabilitation of health care licensees suffering from chemical dependencies or other impairments. See Substance abuse.
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Baptist Memorial Health Care, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Community Trust, Capella Healthcare, East Tennessee Children's Hospital, Erlanger Health System, HCA/TriStar, Maury Regional Medical Center, Memorial Health Care System, Mountain States Health Alliance, National HealthCare Corporation, NorthCrest Medical Center, Tennessee Hospital Association, Tennessee Nurses Foundation, Tennessee Professional Assistance Program, Tennessee Rural Partnership, THA-Chattanooga District, THA-Knoxville District, THA-Middle District, THA-South Middle District, The University of Tennessee Colleges of Nursing - Memphis, Martin, Knoxville and Chattanooga, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing and West Tennessee Healthcare.
Kraus was joined by outgoing ASAM president Baxter (executive medical director of the Professional Assistance Program of New Jersey) and other panelists at an April 16 conference plenary session on policy issues.
I am of the belief that no one piece of treatment decides totally what the outcome is," Louis Baxter, executive medical director of the Professional Assistance Program of New Jersey, said.
Some states have centralized assistance programs that serve multiple disciplines and are affiliated with a centralized licensing board;in other states, each discipline has a stand-alone professional assistance program that has its own nonprofit identity.
The Tennessee Professional Assistance Program (TnPAP) is an alternative to discipline program designed to assist in the rehabilitation of nurses, and other health care professionals, who are in violation of their Practice Act due to the disease of addiction and related psychological disorders.
MD, FASAM, President and Board Chair, American Society of Addiction Medicine and Executive Medical Director, Professional Assistance Program of New Jersey, Inc.
There was no Tennessee Professional Assistance Program (TnPAP) to advocate for impaired nurses.
The Foundation firmly supports the work of the Tennessee Professional Assistance Program (TnPAP) in its work with impaired nurses and other healthcare professionals.
Mike Hardreader, Executive Director of the Tennessee Nurses Professional Assistance Program (TnPAP) gave a report on TnPAP activities, followed by Carole Myers, Chair of the Tennessee Nurses Professional Assistance Program (TnPAP) gave a report on TnPAP activities, followed by Carole Myers, Chair of the Tennessee Nurses Political Action Committee (TN-PAC), who gave a report on the PAC.
Mark Harkreader, MSN, RN, CARN, Executive Director of the Tennessee Nurses Professional Assistance Program, will moderate.
The only program that has funding from another source within TNF is the Tennessee Professional Assistance Program, which is supported by the Tennessee Board of Nursing.
To contact the Tennessee Professional Assistance Program you may visit www.
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