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Staffing Update

January 4th, 2021

To better serve your needs and advocate on your behalf – CAPA is growing! Just a little. We are happy to inform you we have promoted two long-time staff members. Sandra Bourgon has been with CAPA for more than 10… Read more »

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 »

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A Breakthrough Year for Physician Assistants

December 7th, 2020

Our Executive Director, Patrick Nelson sits down with CAPA’s Ontario Director,  Sahand Ensafi and Alberta Director, Kirsten Luomala to discuss PAs’ role in Canada’s health care system pre- and post-regulation. Listen to Santis Health’s podcast here.

Breaking News: Regulation in Alberta Announced

November 27th, 2020

The Alberta Government has publicly declared that PAs will become regulated on April 1st, 2021!   The much anticipated announcement came during an event held Friday, November 27th when Alberta Health Minister, Tyler Shandro stated that regulation was forthcoming.  During his remarks, Minister Shandro confirmed the Alberta government’s commitment to building a patient-centered health… Read more »