Physician Assistant

Proper Training for Medical Assistants Key to Success

Proper Training for Medical Assistants Key to Success

Qualified medical assistants can help primary care practices become more efficient, reduce patient wait times, and streamline patient processing, but their training may be lacking.

Nurse Practitioners Increasingly Choosing Primary Care

Nurse Practitioners Increasingly Choosing Primary Care

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Nurse practitioners are choosing primary care at a higher rate than physicians and physician assistants.

Job Flexibility May Influence Physician Assistant Career Change

Job Flexibility May Influence Physician Assistant Career Change

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Physician assistants are using their flexibility to make career changes and meet changing healthcare needs.

Need for More Focus on Opioid Prescribing Practices in PA Programs

Need for More Focus on Opioid Prescribing Practices in PA Programs

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The majority of PA students and practicing PAs did not feel that their PA program adequately trained them to screen for opioid abuse.

Working With Multiple Attending Physicians in the ED

Working With Multiple Attending Physicians in the ED

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Physicians develop their own practice styles, and if you work repeatedly with them you begin to anticipate their next moves and think like they do.

Comparing Services Ordered by Advanced Practice Clinicians and Physicians

Comparing Services Ordered by Advanced Practice Clinicians and Physicians

APCs and physicians provided an equivalent amount of low-value health services.

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