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    Physician Assistants: A Closer Look

    Posted by Tory Jones on Jun 18, 2014 3:28:16 PM

    An article found on ChicagoTribune.com takes a deep look into the profession of Physician Assistants, with insight from Kristine Healy, a family medicine PA of 35 years.

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    Topics: allied health, health, Health, health administration, health professionals, Health Professions, PA, allied health professional

    Physician Assistant: 21st Century Career

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Sep 11, 2012 3:16:35 PM

    With the rapidly increasing aging population, the recently passed Affordable Care Act adding more than 30 million new patients to the health care system, and the Association of American Medical Colleges predicting a shortage of 90,000 doctors by 2020, physician assistants (PA) have never been in greater demand. According to Smart Money from The Wall Street Journal,

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    Topics: allied health, Linda Vorvick, Affordable Care Act, Association of Medical Colleges, certified physician assistant, David Paulk, Donald Sefcik, Donna Agnew, PA, PANCE, Physician Assistant National Certifying, physician assistant training, Randy Danielsen, Ruth Ballweg

    Jones & Bartlett Learning Author Wins AAPA's Highest Honor

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jun 7, 2012 3:36:27 PM
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    Topics: allied health, Eugene A. Stead Jr. Award, AAPA, American Academy of Physician Assistants, Author, PA, Ruth Ballweg, The Preceptor’s Handbook for Supervising Physician

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