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2 edition of Physician assistants for the future found in the catalog.

Physician assistants for the future

Association of Physician Assistant Programs.

Physician assistants for the future

an in-depth study of PA education and practice in the year 2000 by the Association of Physician Assistant Programs.

by Association of Physician Assistant Programs.

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Published by The Association in [Alexandria, Va.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Physicians" assistants -- Education -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Imprint stamped on t.p.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsR847.5 .A88 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination41 p. :
      Number of Pages41
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1906589M
      LC Control Number90110538

      The chapter that stands out particularly for me is "Meeting the Needs of the Underserved: The Roles of Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners" by Virginia Fowkes. Fowkes is the director of the Primary Care Associate Program in the Stanford University School of Medicine, an unusual program in that it educates both NPs and PAs. Physician Assistants by Roderick S. Hooker; James F. Cawley Explore the past, present, and future of PA practice. The authors, noted educators, researchers, and practitioners, draw on extensive research to trace the evolution of the PA's roles and responsibilities in the delivery of health care : Mary Rickelman.

      Physician assistants serve as the primary medical provider to Soldiers in battalion and division level units and are responsible for unit medical readiness and training medics. Entering its 6th edition, Physician Assistant: A Guide to Clinical Practice. is the only text that covers all aspects of the physician assistant profession, the PA curriculum, and the PA’s role in clinical practice. It is designed as a highly visual and practical resource to be used across the spectrum of lifelong learning, enabling students and practicing PAs to thrive in a rapidly changing.

        Collaboration has been the foundation of the Physician Assistant (PA) profession since the first three PAs graduated from Duke University’s educational program in PAs practice medicine as a dynamic part of a team, alongside doctors, nurses, and other health care professionals; and work within diverse communities to treat patients and.   Physician Assistant Doctorate For discussion of doctoral programs for PAs who didn't start out with doctorates--DHEd, DHSc, DMSc, or whatever, aimed at PAs who started with a .


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