Understanding the Role of Nurse Practitioners in Your Care
March 17, 2014•10 min
Members of the MIT Traditional Health Plan are required to choose an MIT Medical primary care provider (PCP). And students are strongly urged to select a PCP at MIT Medical as well.Our PCPs include physicians and nurse practitioners. But what is a nurse practitioner and how might the care you get from an NP differ from a MD? Today we are speaking with Maureen Johnston, a nurse practitioner the chief of nursing at MIT Medical.