General Information

  • What is a Physician Assistant (PA)?

  • How did the Physician Assistant profession begin?

  • What does PA-C stand for?

Scope of Practice

  • What areas of medicine can Physician Assistants work in?

  • Can PAs prescribe medications?

  • Where do PAs "draw the line" as far as what they can treat and what a physician can treat?

Physicians and PAs

  • What do physicians think about Physician Assistants?

  • What is the working relationship between a physician and a physician assistant?

  • What's the difference between a PA and a physician?

PA Organizations

  • What is the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)?

  • What is the Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA)?

  • What is the Physician Assistant Foundation?


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