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BC falls behind other provinces on health care reform

October 28th, 2020

BC falls behind other provinces on health care reform Calls for introduction of PAs into BC Health System intensify as new government takes office. British Columbia – October 2020 – Congratulating the Horgan government for their re-election, the Canadian Association… Read more »

August Issue of The Journal of Canada’s Physician Assistants Now Available

August 12th, 2020

The August issue of The Journal of Canada’s Physician Assistants has now been published.

New TELUS Discounts for CAPA Members

June 19th, 2020

CAPA is pleased to offer exclusive rates on TELUS services to its members. With TELUS, you can get connected and stay connected anytime, anywhere. It’s easy and now more affordable than ever. As a benefit of CAPA membership, TELUS is… Read more »

2020 PA Certification Exam and CPD Requirements

June 12th, 2020

To support PAs during these challenging times, the Physician Assistant Certification Council of Canada (PACCC) would like to inform all CCPAs and other Mainport ePortfolio participants that in alignment with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC)… Read more »

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COVID-19 unit staff take care to wash away the danger

August 12th, 2020

Then there are those like Angele Viger. She volunteered to care for COVID-19 patients after the cardiac clinic she worked in temporarily closed during quarantine. “I really wanted to use my medical knowledge and my experience to help during COVID… Read more »

The Unsinkable Doc

May 27th, 2020

Sub-Lieutenant Nicole Spivey, HMCS Nanaimo’s Physician Assistant “Is the Doc in here?” asks a member of the ship’s company as they poke their head into the wardroom. The Doc is in. Sub-Lieutenant (SLt) Nicole Spivey, HMCS Nanaimo’s Physician Assistant, or Doc as… Read more »