NP Connections: Training in a Dermatology Fellowship for Nurse Practitioners
Victoria Beebe

Journal of the Dermatology Nurses' Association
February 2009 
Volume 1  Number 1
Pages 58 - 60
  PDF Version Available!


Beebe, Victoria

Issue: Volume 1(1), January/February 2009, pp 58-60 Publication Type: [DEPARTMENTS: NP Connections] Publisher: © 2009 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc. Institution(s): Victoria Beebe, CPNP, Lahey Clinic, Burlington, Massachusetts. Correspondence concerning this article should be addressed to Victoria Beebe, CPNP, 41 Mall Road, Burlington, Massachusetts 01805. E-mail:

In 2003, like many hospitals and healthcare centers across the country, Lahey Clinic in Burlington, Massachusetts, was facing a paucity of dermatologists. Patients confronted long wait times for appointments and difficulty scheduling follow-up visits. Dr. Suzanne Olbricht, a Mohs surgeon and chief of Lahey's dermatology department, had experience working with nurse practitioners (NPs) in dermatology. She felt that there was a role for NPs in dermatology and foresaw their use as part of the solution to the shortage of dermatologists. Although ...

Purchase Now !

To purchase this item, follow the instructions below. If you’re not already logged in, be sure to enter your login information below to ensure that your item is saved to your File Drawer after you purchase it.

Not a member? Join now for Free!

1) If you're not already logged in, enter your information below to save this item in your File Drawer for future viewing.

User name:


Forgot your user name or password?
2)  If you have a coupon or promotional code, enter it
here.(If not, just click Continue.

Digital Coupon: (optional)

3)  Click Continue to go to the next screen, where
you'll enter your payment details.

jQuery UI Accordion - Default functionality

For life-long learning and continuing professional development, come to Lippincott's NursingCenter.

Nursing Jobs Plus
Featured Jobs
Recommended CE Articles

Blunt Chest Trauma
Journal of Trauma Nursing, November/December 2014
Expires: 12/31/2016 CE:2 $21.95

The School Age Child with Congenital Heart Disease
MCN, The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing, January/February 2015
Expires: 2/28/2017 CE:2.5 $24.95

Understanding multiple myeloma
Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!, January/February 2015
Expires: 2/28/2017 CE:2 $21.95

More CE Articles

Subscribe to Recommended CE

Recommended Nursing Articles

Comprehensive Care: Looking Beyond the Presenting Problem
Journal of Christian Nursing, January/March 2015
Free access will expire on March 2, 2015.

Pain and Alzheimer dementia: A largely unrecognized problem
Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!, January/February 2015
Free access will expire on February 16, 2015.

Glycemic control in hospitalized patients
Nursing2015 Critical Care, January 2015
Free access will expire on February 16, 2015.

More Recommended Articles

Subscribe to Recommended Articles

Evidence Based Practice Skin Care Network NursingCenter Quick Links What’s Trending Events