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Join us each month for a study session on tough NP topics like Hepatitis, Diabetes, Asthma and more. We're also running a limited series of Continuing Education classes.

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Dump Sheets

Do you want to walk into your NP board exam with confidence? Get instant access to SMNP Reviews’ exclusive Dump Sheet Resource Guide, which includes 5 different examples of dump sheets to help you kickstart your own dump sheet creation and excel on exam day.


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Antibiotics Tip Sheet

In our Antibiotics Tip Sheet, you’ll find memory tricks, antibiotic classes and their common uses, a common diagnosis and antibiotic chart, and other practical tips to make informed decisions and feel confident on exam day.



Diabetes Reference Guide

Enhance your knowledge and boost your exam prep with our Diabetes Quick Reference Guide! Inside, you'll find a concise yet comprehensive overview of diagnostic details, referral and screening guidelines, insulin levels, key markers, and medication classes.



Hepatitis B Tip Sheet

Download our Quick Guide to Hepatitis B Serology to strengthen your recall of the diagnosis, testing, and serological interpretation of Hep B.



3 Study Hacks to Conquer Your NP Exam

Nurse Practitioner exams are stressful! I’ve been there and after massive study sessions, and almost as much time panicking, I successfully passed both my ANCC and AANP exams.


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Join your hosts Sarah Michelle MSN, APRN, FNP-C, FNP-BC and Anna MSN, APRN, FNP-C, FNP-BC, as they and their guests dive deep into what you need to know before taking your exam - and after passing your exam too! Each week they’ll cover topics such as how to pass your nurse practitioner exam the first time, overcoming test anxiety, writing your resume, negotiating contracts and honing your actual craft as a new nurse practitioner. If you are ready to become the confident clinician you know you were meant to be, then this is the podcast for you.

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