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Rhode Island: New Physician Assistant Requirements - The National Law Review
Rhode Island: New Physician Assistant Requirements  The National Law Review

On July 15, 2019, Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo signed into law, An Act Relating To Businesses and Professions: Physician Assistants, revising the ...


ISU physician assistant studies program chief Paula Phelps to serve on the Idaho Board of Medicine - Idaho State University
ISU physician assistant studies program chief Paula Phelps to serve on the Idaho Board of Medicine  Idaho State University

BOISE – Idaho State University's physician assistant studies program director, Paula Phelps, is a new member of the Idaho Board of Medicine. Idaho Gov.


Baltimore County physician assistant admits to overprescribing opioids, having sexual contact with patients - Baltimore Sun
Baltimore County physician assistant admits to overprescribing opioids, having sexual contact with patients  Baltimore Sun

William Soyke, a Baltimore County physician's assistant, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute several prescription drugs as he admitted he helped prescribe ...


West Lib graduates physician assistants | News, Sports, Jobs - The Steubenville Herald-Star
West Lib graduates physician assistants | News, Sports, Jobs  The Steubenville Herald-Star

WEST LIBERTY — West Liberty University held its master of science in physician assistant studies commencement June 14 in Kelly Theatre and welcomed ...


Physician Assistant Job in Fort Bragg, North Carolina - Department of the Army - LemonWire
Physician Assistant Job in Fort Bragg, North Carolina - Department of the Army  LemonWire

The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in ...


From physician's assistant to cake decorator – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News - The Lane Report
From physician's assistant to cake decorator – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News  The Lane Report

LEXINGTON, Ky. — As a student in the physician assistant program in the University of Kentucky College of Health Sciences, Aqsa Qureshi needed a way to ...


Lawsuit: Iowa physician assistant sexually exploited patient - Des Moines Register
Lawsuit: Iowa physician assistant sexually exploited patient  Des Moines Register

FORT DODGE, Ia. — An Iowa woman has filed a lawsuit alleging that a physician assistant engaged in a sexual relationship with her while treating her for ...


Physician assistant Michaela Craig joins Dale Family Medicine - Dubois County Free Press
Physician assistant Michaela Craig joins Dale Family Medicine  Dubois County Free Press

Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center announced the addition of Physician Assistant Michaela Craig to the staff of Dale Family Medicine in Dale, Indiana.


Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant - Gastroenterology Job in Austin, Texas - Department of Veterans Affairs - LemonWire
Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant - Gastroenterology Job in Austin, Texas - Department of Veterans Affairs  LemonWire

The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in ...


UW-Madison may expand physician assistants program to another UW campus - Madison.com
UW-Madison may expand physician assistants program to another UW campus  Madison.com

UW-Madison is exploring a partnership with another University of Wisconsin System campus to address a shortage of physician assistants in rural areas, the ...


Hawaii physician assistant program now taking applications - West Hawaii Today
Hawaii physician assistant program now taking applications  West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — The MEDEX Northwest Physician Assistant Program announced Tuesday that it is now accepting applications from those interested in joining ...


Physician's assistant who treated Laila Daniel testifies at Rosenbaum trial - 11Alive.com WXIA
Physician's assistant who treated Laila Daniel testifies at Rosenbaum trial  11Alive.com WXIA

Jennifer and Joseph Rosenbaum are on trial for murder in the 2015 death of 2-year-old Laila Daniel, who was in their foster care.


Harlingen physician assistant arrested for possessing child pornography - KGBT-TV
Harlingen physician assistant arrested for possessing child pornography  KGBT-TV

A Harlingen physician assistant and former State of Kansas police officer has been arrested for possession and promotion of child pornography. Stephen Allen ...


UPDATE: Texas Physician Assistant Board suspends Harlingen physician assistant - KVEO-TV
UPDATE: Texas Physician Assistant Board suspends Harlingen physician assistant  KVEO-TV

AUSTIN, Texas — On July 2, 2019, a disciplinary panel of the Texas Physician Assistant Board temporarily suspended, without notice, the Texas physician ...


Boone Dermatology Clinic announces new physician, two certified physician assistants - Watauga Democrat
Boone Dermatology Clinic announces new physician, two certified physician assistants  Watauga Democrat

BOONE — Boone Dermatology Clinic recently announced it has expanded its medical staff to better serve patients, allowing them to schedule their appointment ...


Family, friends to pay respects to Anthony Dickerson, health care advocate on Space Coast - Florida Today
Family, friends to pay respects to Anthony Dickerson, health care advocate on Space Coast  Florida Today

Friends and family will pay final respects this week to retired Capt. Anthony Dickerson, one of the nation's first black physician assistants, who was known for his ...


Hawaii Legislation Repeals Physician Chart Reviews for Practicing PAs - Clinical Advisor
Hawaii Legislation Repeals Physician Chart Reviews for Practicing PAs  Clinical Advisor

Hawaii Governor David Ige signed the SB 1406 bill on July 2, 2019, which repealed the state's outdated requirement for 100% chart review by a physician and ...


Physician assistants given OK to prescribe medical marijuana - Miami Herald
Physician assistants given OK to prescribe medical marijuana  Miami Herald

Physician assistants soon will be able to prescribe medical marijuana in New Hampshire.


Meet Kate Ernest: Physician's Assistant at Fallon Medical Complex - Fallon County Extra
Meet Kate Ernest: Physician's Assistant at Fallon Medical Complex  Fallon County Extra

By Aaron Smith. Since she is a rather new employee at the Fallon Medical Complex, many may not know much about Kate Ernest and her career as a ...


Massena Memorial Hospital hires new physician assistant - North Country Now
Massena Memorial Hospital hires new physician assistant  North Country Now

MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital recently hired Physician Assistant Cassandra LaShomb. She sees children ages four and up through adulthood and is ...


HEALTH: Physicians can prescribe PPI use longer than 14 days - Rockdale Newton Citizen
HEALTH: Physicians can prescribe PPI use longer than 14 days  Rockdale Newton Citizen

DEAR DR. ROACH: What's the story with Prilosec? Doctors routinely tell people with GERD or acid stomach to take this forever. Yet it clearly describes only a ...


Physician assistants given OK to prescribe medical marijuana in New Hampshire - The Boston Globe
Physician assistants given OK to prescribe medical marijuana in New Hampshire  The Boston Globe

CONCORD, N.H. — Physician assistants soon will be able to prescribe medical marijuana in New Hampshire. Republican Governor Chris Sununu on Friday ...


Frostburg PA director elected - Herald-Mail Media
Frostburg PA director elected  Herald-Mail Media

FROSTBURG, Md. — Dr. Beth Smolko, director of the Frostburg State University physician assistant program, has been elected as the president-elect of the ...


CommonWealth Magazine - CommonWealth magazine
CommonWealth Magazine  CommonWealth magazine

[Correction: This piece was updated to reflect the fact that enrollment in US medical schools is not declining, as originally stated, but fewer graduates are ...


King’s College physician assistant students begin clinical rotations - Wilkes Barre Times-Leader
King’s College physician assistant students begin clinical rotations  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Sixty-six students entering their final year of the master's degree physician assistant program at King's College recently began their clinical rotations…


Local News: Iowa physician assistant sexually exploited patient (7/8/19) - Pilot Tribune
Local News: Iowa physician assistant sexually exploited patient (7/8/19)  Pilot Tribune

An Iowa woman has filed a lawsuit alleging that a physician assistant engaged in a sexual relationship with her while treating her for mental health problems.


Your Good Health: Mild bipolar case may get missed - Times Colonist
Your Good Health: Mild bipolar case may get missed  Times Colonist

Dear Dr. Roach: Is it possible for a person to reach the age of 70 and just now be diagnosed with bipolar disorder? Are there degrees of impairment, such as ...


Candidate Sleepovers Mean Tight Quarters, Wet Towels and ‘Surreal’ Family-Room Chats - The Wall Street Journal
Candidate Sleepovers Mean Tight Quarters, Wet Towels and ‘Surreal’ Family-Room Chats  The Wall Street Journal

BRENTWOOD, N. H.—Sen. Cory Booker sat on the family-room floor with New Hampshire State Sen. Jon Morgan and his wife Katie, a physician assistant, until ...


GMC to Regulate Physician & Anaesthesia Associates - Medscape
GMC to Regulate Physician & Anaesthesia Associates  Medscape

The UK's health departments have agreed to ask the General Medical Council (GMC) to regulate physician associates and anaesthesia associates but not all ...


State telehealth use climbing, but barriers to broader adoption remain - Healthcare Dive
State telehealth use climbing, but barriers to broader adoption remain  Healthcare Dive

More states are covering remote patient monitoring but the conditions for payment in each state vary, with some states limiting RPM coverage to patients with ...


Colleges start academic programs - Inside Higher Ed
Colleges start academic programs  Inside Higher Ed

Clark University is starting a certificate program in cannabis regulation. Elizabeth City State University is starting a bachelor's program in unmanned aircraft ...


It's Extra Hot In Colorado. If You're Feeling 'Headache-y,' Drink Water And Eat A Banana - Colorado Public Radio
It's Extra Hot In Colorado. If You're Feeling 'Headache-y,' Drink Water And Eat A Banana  Colorado Public Radio

Some Front Range cities either tied or broke heat records Friday. The National Weather *Service* said Pueblo broke 2018's record of 104 degrees when it ...


MedPAC Wants to End 'Incident-to' Billing by APRNs, PAs - Medscape
MedPAC Wants to End 'Incident-to' Billing by APRNs, PAs  Medscape

In a report, the influential panel estimated Medicare savings of as much as $5 billion over 5 years from a proposed change to APRN and PA billing.


Illinois HIV/AIDS program chief resigned after state watchdog recommended firing for sexual harassment - Chicago Tribune
Illinois HIV/AIDS program chief resigned after state watchdog recommended firing for sexual harassment  Chicago Tribune

The former head of the Illinois Department of Public Health's HIV/AIDS program resigned in May after a state watchdog recommended his firing for violating the ...


Pain pill overdoses on the decline | Local News - Traverse City Record Eagle
Pain pill overdoses on the decline | Local News  Traverse City Record Eagle

TRAVERSE CITY — More than 29.3 million prescription pain pills — oxycodone and hydrocodone — were supplied to Grand Traverse County from 2006 to ...


Ambassadors of wellness | CMUnow - CMUnow
Ambassadors of wellness | CMUnow  CMUnow

On her first day of class, Tiffany Petersen, a graduate student in the Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS), visited the Salvation Army with her classmates ...


Beloved High School Football Coach Battling Leukemia Searching For Donor Match - CBS Los Angeles
Beloved High School Football Coach Battling Leukemia Searching For Donor Match  CBS Los Angeles

COVINA (CBSLA) — For the past four decades, Coach Lou Farrar has led the Charter Oak High School football team — winning five CIF championships along ...


Dayton coaches focus on offensive line in 2019 recruiting - Dayton Daily News
Dayton coaches focus on offensive line in 2019 recruiting  Dayton Daily News

Four of the new Dayton Flyers football recruits can juggle. Three play musical instruments: the ukulele, guitar, and piano. One describes himself as a “roller ...


The Border Patrol–to–Emergency Room Pipeline - The Atlantic
The Border Patrol–to–Emergency Room Pipeline  The Atlantic

The conditions in facilities at the border are so dire that many migrants are in need of medical care as soon as they are released.


Siemsen brings added benefit to Wound Care Clinic - Blade Empire
Siemsen brings added benefit to Wound Care Clinic  Blade Empire

Physician Assistant Layce Siemsen has added a beneficial *service* to patients visiting the wound care clinic at Cloud County Health Center since becoming a ...


On The Move for July 21 - The Augusta Chronicle
On The Move for July 21  The Augusta Chronicle

New hires and promotions in the metro Augusta business community.


Physician Assistant (Oncology) Job in Miami, Florida - Department of Veterans Affairs - LemonWire
Physician Assistant (Oncology) Job in Miami, Florida - Department of Veterans Affairs  LemonWire

The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in ...


Forging ties between CU and Pueblo - Fowler Tribune
Forging ties between CU and Pueblo  Fowler Tribune

One of the great things about taking a new job in a new place is that there is so much to discover. If you're a curious person, as I am, and the new place is ...


Des Moines University grad, other 'Good Samaritans,' praised in near-drowning at Lake Tahoe - Des Moines Register
Des Moines University grad, other 'Good Samaritans,' praised in near-drowning at Lake Tahoe  Des Moines Register

A recent graduate from the Des Moines University Physician Assistant Program was among three 'Good Samaritans" praised in a Lake Tahoe near-drowning.


Insys $225 Million Settlement and Corporate Integrity Agreement - Policy & Medicine
Insys $225 Million Settlement and Corporate Integrity Agreement  Policy & Medicine

Last month, buried in all the other Insys news, was the news that Insys Therapeutics agreed to pay $225 million and plead guilty to mail fraud in connection with ...


Essentia announces recent hires | Newsmakers - BusinessNorth.com
Essentia announces recent hires | Newsmakers  BusinessNorth.com

Dr. Kristine Matson, an addiction medicine physician, has joined the Behavioral Health Department at the Essentia Health-Ashland Clinic in Ashland. She sees ...


Alexis Lanza and Bryce Van Deutsch receives book scholarship - Citizens Voice
Alexis Lanza and Bryce Van Deutsch receives book scholarship  Citizens Voice

Alexis Lanza and Bryce Van Deutsch, Dallas Senior High School graduates, have earned the Linda Akers Memorial Book Scholarship. The award is given to a ...


Glowing bacteria! Rockets! STEM Camp 2019 | News - Campbell University News
Glowing bacteria! Rockets! STEM Camp 2019 | News  Campbell University News

Fifty-eight students from across North Carolina descended upon Campbell University on June 24, for STEM Camp hosted by the College of Pharmacy & Health ...


Mallory (Sowcik) Miller, PA-C, joins Mount Nittany Physician Group Reconstructive & Cosmetic Surgery | PA Business Central | Marcellus Business Central | Women in Business - Pennsylvania Business Central
Mallory (Sowcik) Miller, PA-C, joins Mount Nittany Physician Group Reconstructive & Cosmetic Surgery | PA Business Central | Marcellus Business Central | Women in Business  Pennsylvania Business Central

Mount Nittany Health is pleased to announce the addition of Mallory (Sowcik) Miller, PA-C, to Mount Nittany Physician Group Reconstructive & Cosmetic Surgery ...


How to become a physician assistant (CMA) in the United States without previous medical education - The Gal Post
How to become a physician assistant (CMA) in the United States without previous medical education  The Gal Post

For many immigrants work in the medical field in the US it seems an unattainable dream. In fact, to get a job, for example, a physician assistant (Clinical Medical ...


4 Physician Assistant Trends to Watch in 2019 - HealthLeaders Media
4 Physician Assistant Trends to Watch in 2019  HealthLeaders Media

This year's expected developments include a new electronic recertification process for physician assistants.


Vaping to be topic of Omaha Science Cafe July 23 - Nebraska City News Press
Vaping to be topic of Omaha Science Cafe July 23  Nebraska City News Press

Jill Selzle, a physician assistant with Nebraska Medicine in the department of surgery's division of cardiothoracic surgery, will discuss "The ENDS Game" a ...


Rockland Scholar-Athlete: Pearl River's Emily Andriello strives to make a difference - The Journal News | LoHud.com
Rockland Scholar-Athlete: Pearl River's Emily Andriello strives to make a difference  The Journal News | LoHud.com

Pearl River girls soccer and lacrosse standout Emily Andriello is the latest Journal News/lohud Scholar-Athlete of the Week.


What Every Person With A Thyroid Condition Needs To Know About Sleep - mindbodygreen.com
What Every Person With A Thyroid Condition Needs To Know About Sleep  mindbodygreen.com

According to the American Thyroid Association, about 20 million Americans currently have some form of thyroid disease. This small but mighty gland in the ...


Advanced Practitioners, NPs, PAs Supplement Patient Care Access - Xtelligent Healthcare Media
Advanced Practitioners, NPs, PAs Supplement Patient Care Access  Xtelligent Healthcare Media

New data outlines how advanced practitioners such as NPs and PAs were instrumental in driving adequate patient care access and appointment availability ...


Ahwatukee physician's assistant on medical mission in Kenya - Ahwatukee Foothills News
Ahwatukee physician's assistant on medical mission in Kenya  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Kathleen Debiak, accompanied by fellow medical workers and their Masaii warrior guide, walked into a school compound in Kenya last month and was greeted ...


Mississippi suspends OB-GYN physician amid accusations - WREG NewsChannel 3
Mississippi suspends OB-GYN physician amid accusations  WREG NewsChannel 3

JACKSON, Miss. — Mississippi has suspended the medical license of an OB-GYN physician amid several complaints about him, including that he had an affair ...


North Bay business briefs: Luther Burbank Center, Sonoma Clean Power and more - North Bay Business Journal
North Bay business briefs: Luther Burbank Center, Sonoma Clean Power and more  North Bay Business Journal

Luther Burbank Center for the Arts in Santa Rosa completes a $11.4 million renovation. Other news from Sonoma Clean Power, Touro University California, ...


Alleged plane thief faced professional trouble - Register Pajaronian
Alleged plane thief faced professional trouble  Register Pajaronian

WATSONVILLE — The man who reportedly stole a plane from Watsonville Municipal Airport on June 26 and then crashed it into the ocean was a physician's ...


Physician Assistant Conference: 2019 National Nurse Practitioner Symposium (NNPS) - Keystone July 18-21, 2019 - MD Linx
Physician Assistant Conference: 2019 National Nurse Practitioner Symposium (NNPS) - Keystone July 18-21, 2019  MD Linx

The theme: "Mountains of opportunity: Educate, communicate, motivate." This 4-day comprehensive high-quality national symposium will consist of ...


The Pros, Cons and Possibilities of Onsite Health Care - shrm.org
The Pros, Cons and Possibilities of Onsite Health Care  shrm.org

Providing employees with onsite health care has helped large companies tamp down rising coverage costs while reducing employees' time off the job to visit ...


After a 43-year hiatus, one UAB student found the strength to return to college and earn his degree - UAB News
After a 43-year hiatus, one UAB student found the strength to return to college and earn his degree  UAB News

It was on July 3, 2009, when Jerry Jones' life took a horrific turn. Jones, 74, spent six weeks in the University of Alabama at Birmingham's Acute Trauma Care ...


Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant (Primary Care) Job in Lake County, Ohio - Department of Veterans Affairs - LemonWire
Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant (Primary Care) Job in Lake County, Ohio - Department of Veterans Affairs  LemonWire

The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in ...


Physician Assistant Pay Eclipses $110K Annually - Forbes
Physician Assistant Pay Eclipses $110K Annually  Forbes

Physician assistant pay has topped $110000 on average as states ease restrictions to allow patients to see PAs amid a doctor shortage.


Physician Assistant MSPAS - Northwestern College
Physician Assistant MSPAS  Northwestern College

Expected start May 2020 | Credits 116 | Cost/credit $750 | Program length 27 months | Format In-person, full time. Master of Science in Physician Assistant ...


Promising UB-launched opioid treatment aims to thwart deadly Hepatitis C virus - Buffalo News
Promising UB-launched opioid treatment aims to thwart deadly Hepatitis C virus  Buffalo News

A University at Buffalo-led telemedicine study that can provide lifesaving treatment of Hepatitis C to those recovering from drug addiction has shown such ...


PCOM South Georgia holds health career collaborative in Bainbridge - The Post-Searchlight - Post Searchlight
PCOM South Georgia holds health career collaborative in Bainbridge - The Post-Searchlight  Post Searchlight

Twelve 11th and 12th graders from Bainbridge participated in a Health Career Collaborative this week at Bainbridge High School. Area physicians, Winston ...


Physician Assistant Compensation Averages Over $110K Annually - RevCycleIntelligence.com
Physician Assistant Compensation Averages Over $110K Annually  RevCycleIntelligence.com

April 29, 2019 - Average physician assistant compensation in 2018 reached over $100,000, according to the latest statistical report of the profession from the ...


Family Medical Clinic receives grant to help rebuild after fire in Slaton - KCBD
Family Medical Clinic receives grant to help rebuild after fire in Slaton  KCBD

Today marks one month since fire destroyed multiple businesses along the city square in Slaton. But, one of those businesses is on its way back to serving the ...


Children's Health App provides an affordable solution for commonplace illnesses - Northdallasgazette
Children's Health App provides an affordable solution for commonplace illnesses  Northdallasgazette

Children's Health is helping to expand virtual healthcare, also referred to as telehealth, access for North Texas patients. The Children's Health Virtual Visit app ...


Consider a Physician Assistant Program as an International Student - U.S. News & World Report
Consider a Physician Assistant Program as an International Student  U.S. News & World Report

Chinese national Yue Jiang has always been drawn to medicine and health care, due to the opportunities for *service* and intellectual challenge. Since attending ...


How black pharmacists are closing the cultural gap in health care - NBC News
How black pharmacists are closing the cultural gap in health care  NBC News

Independent black-owned pharmacies fill a void for African American patients looking for care that's sensitive to their heritage, beliefs and values.


CBD safety: What experts want you to know before trying CBD products - KABC-TV
CBD safety: What experts want you to know before trying CBD products  KABC-TV

CBD products are found just about everywhere. While the FDA is in the process of putting regulations in place, products with CBD are flooding the market -- and ...


Bill gives SC physician assistants looser rules, greater prescribing power - Charleston Post Courier
Bill gives SC physician assistants looser rules, greater prescribing power  Charleston Post Courier

Physician assistants in South Carolina will see some of their binds to physicians loosened once a bill receives a final stamp of approval from Gov.


Who's hiring? 50 new jobs with employers like Charlotte Ballet, 2ULaundry and Propellant Media - Charlotte Agenda
Who's hiring? 50 new jobs with employers like Charlotte Ballet, 2ULaundry and Propellant Media  Charlotte Agenda

Time to level up your career. Check out 50 *fresh* and open jobs with growing Charlotte-area companies. Digital Marketing Manager at Charlotte Ballet. Apply.


Little Falls Hospital awards Geena Morotti the Frederika Vickers Conrad and Dr. Joseph W. Conrad Scholarship - My Little Falls
Little Falls Hospital awards Geena Morotti the Frederika Vickers Conrad and Dr. Joseph W. Conrad Scholarship  My Little Falls

Posted by David Warner | Jul 20, 2019 | Featured, Instant Articles, News, Top Stories | 0 |. Little Falls Hospital awards Geena Morotti the Frederika Vickers ...


'Literally Saved My Life:' Colorado Expands Opioid Treatment Program - KUNC
'Literally Saved My Life:' Colorado Expands Opioid Treatment Program  KUNC

It's about 7 o'clock on a Tuesday morning in June and Ashley McAuliffe is getting her 11-year-old son, Aiden, ready for his last day of school. "We've got.


Virginia Beach looking to help those fighting opioid addiction from behind bars - WTKR News 3
Virginia Beach looking to help those fighting opioid addiction from behind bars  WTKR News 3

A new program by the Virginia Beach Sheriff's Office is looking to help fight the opioid epidemic through working with those held behind the bars of its jail.


Research Brief: Partnering with a pharmacist may decrease burnout among primary care providers - UMN News
Research Brief: Partnering with a pharmacist may decrease burnout among primary care providers  UMN News

Kylee Funk has found a positive correlation with a pharmacist on clinical teams and improvement in their work-life.


Family sues PeaceHealth for not recognizing son's psychotic breakdown - The Register-Guard
Family sues PeaceHealth for not recognizing son's psychotic breakdown  The Register-Guard

In July 2016, 20-year-old Evan Davenport was visiting Eugene to attend the Oregon Country Fair when he began to act strangely. He was found wandering into ...


Study: Capping medical residents' hours doesn't hurt quality of care - Harvard Gazette
Study: Capping medical residents' hours doesn't hurt quality of care  Harvard Gazette

Hours of medical residents were capped at 80 per week in 2003 after a string of patient injuries and deaths, spurring fears that doctors-in-training would be less ...


Efforts Underway to Investigate Potential Change to Physician Assistant Title - Clinical Pain Advisor
Efforts Underway to Investigate Potential Change to Physician Assistant Title  Clinical Pain Advisor

Efforts are currently underway to move forward with an official title change for the physician assistant (PA) profession, as many PAs feel this title does not ...


Graduate Info Session | St. Kate's - St. Catherine University
Graduate Info Session | St. Kate's  St. Catherine University

Faculty members and admission counselors will be on hand to provide information about the following graduate programs: Business Administration Education: ...


ID Released For Rockville Center 18-Year-Old Killed In Crash Between Jet Ski, Motorboat - Daily Voice
ID Released For Rockville Center 18-Year-Old Killed In Crash Between Jet Ski, Motorboat  Daily Voice

Click here for an updated story: ID Released For Shirley Woman Killed When Boat Is Struck By 50-Foot Sea Ray One of the two women killed in separate boat ...


Edinboro University community firmly rooted in campus gardens - Edinboro University
Edinboro University community firmly rooted in campus gardens  Edinboro University

Sprawling vines from pumpkin and watermelon plants overtake the concrete retaining wall behind Van Houten Dining Hall. Small wooden box planters filled with ...


Mississippi OB-GYN has license suspended after allegations of sexual assault, misconduct - Jackson Clarion Ledger
Mississippi OB-GYN has license suspended after allegations of sexual assault, misconduct  Jackson Clarion Ledger

This story contains graphic details that are sexual in nature. A Mississippi doctor has had his medical license temporarily suspended amid multiple allegations of ...


Wearables, the FDA and patient advice: What physicians should know - American Medical Association
Wearables, the FDA and patient advice: What physicians should know  American Medical Association

Regulatory status, patient privacy issues, and the clinical questions that arise. Here's what doctors should keep in mind on wearables and mobile health apps.


Why Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners Need Supervision, Say Physician Groups - HealthLeaders Media
Why Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners Need Supervision, Say Physician Groups  HealthLeaders Media

The ongoing expansion of responsibilities for physician assistants and nurse practitioners is renewing opposition from physician groups.


Opinion: What it means to have an appointment with a physician assistant - HealthLeaders Media
Opinion: What it means to have an appointment with a physician assistant  HealthLeaders Media

In medical terms, a PA or physician assistant, refers to a specific type of a licensed medical provider. This role, established in 1967, continues to grow and is a ...


The head doctor at Monroe prison was fired over alleged negligent care. Now seven inmate deaths are under investigation. - The Seattle Times
The head doctor at Monroe prison was fired over alleged negligent care. Now seven inmate deaths are under investigation.  The Seattle Times

In a statement sent through her lawyer, the doctor said she is appealing the "wrongful dismissal" and hopes the Department of Corrections "will do the right thing" ...


Research Opportunities Grow - News & Media Relations - West Liberty University News & Media Relations
Research Opportunities Grow - News & Media Relations  West Liberty University News & Media Relations

Read more about Research Opportunities Grow from the News & Media Relations Department at West Liberty University. Call 304.336.8203!


Average physician assistant salary for 50 states - Becker's Hospital Review
Average physician assistant salary for 50 states  Becker's Hospital Review

The average annual salary for physician assistants in the U.S. is $108430, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data collected in May 2018.


The physician assistant will see you now - Medical Xpress
The physician assistant will see you now  Medical Xpress

(HealthDay)—One of the key members of your health-care team might not be a doctor or a nurse, but a physician assistant.


I Was Given Medication Without My Informed Consent -- and It Wasn't Illegal - Truthout
I Was Given Medication Without My Informed Consent -- and It Wasn't Illegal  Truthout

My head was spinning. The nurse speaking to me sounded far away; I tried to ask her questions, but my head was heavy and clouded. I took the pills she ...


University of Holy Cross, LCMC Health team up to launch physician assistant program - NOLA.com
University of Holy Cross, LCMC Health team up to launch physician assistant program  NOLA.com

The University of Holy Cross has partnered with LCMC Health to launch a new Master of Science graduate degree for physician assistants.


Physician viewpoint: We must teach computers how to interact with humans for EHR optimization - Becker's Hospital Review
Physician viewpoint: We must teach computers how to interact with humans for EHR optimization  Becker's Hospital Review

While technology has made significant advancements in healthcare, from EHRs to health sensory wearables, computers still have ample room for growth in ...


Updated S.C. law paves way for physician assistants to expand care - The Tand D.com
Updated S.C. law paves way for physician assistants to expand care  The Tand D.com

LEXINGTON – New legislation in South Carolina will allow physicians assistants to increase care for patients through modernization of the regulation of PA ...


Fatal weekend boat crashes spur calls for caution - Newsday
Fatal weekend boat crashes spur calls for caution  Newsday

Weekend South Shore boat crashes that killed two and injured several others spurred Suffolk officials Monday to warn Long Islander of how a summer day ...


Mattituck Man Charged After Popular Kings Park HS Teacher Killed In Hit-Run Crash In St. James - Daily Voice
Mattituck Man Charged After Popular Kings Park HS Teacher Killed In Hit-Run Crash In St. James  Daily Voice

Click here for an updated story: Support Pours In For Family Of Popular Kings Park HS Teacher Killed In Hit-Run Crash A suspect has been charged in a ...


R.I. House passes bill to boost role of physician assistants - The Providence Journal
R.I. House passes bill to boost role of physician assistants  The Providence Journal

Supporters say the proposal would help counter a shortage of doctors coming out of medical school and provide a career pathway that doesn't require up to ...


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