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Covid-19: We will continue to serve you

In order to ensure our team’s health and safety and to help limit the spread of the virus, we are working remotely.
The simplest option is to contact us by email at admin@capa-acam.ca. We might not be able to answer immediately but send us a message, we will do our best to get back to you as soon as we can.

Please stay safe and take care of yourselves and your loved ones.

Sincerely,  Your CAPA Team

 

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CAPA Letter to PEI Health Minister

April 9th, 2020

Dear Minister Aylward and Deputy Minister Spidel, I’m writing on behalf of the Canadian Association of Physician Assistants as a follow up to our meetings last fall regarding the integration of physician assistants (PAs) in Prince Edward Island’s health system…. Read more »

COVID-19: Resources For PAs

April 6th, 2020

Your supervising physicians and employers are the best sources of evidence and information related to COVID-19; however, we have compiled links to relevant resources that may be of interest. In many cases, these links have been shared by PAs from… Read more »

CAPA Letter to Federal Health Care Leaders

March 20th, 2020

Ms. Tina Namiesniowski, President, Public Health Agency of Canada Dr. Theresa Tam, Chief Public Health Officer, Public Health Agency of Canada The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Health Dear Ms. Namiesniowski, Dr. Tam, and Minister Hajdu, We are writing on… Read more »

President’s Message — COVID-19

March 17th, 2020

I’m writing to recognize the incredible effort you are all putting forward to help Canada respond to COVID-19. Whether you’re in emergency departments, primary care, surgical specialties, or in our Canadian military, so many of you are at the frontline… Read more »

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What It’s Like to Work in an ER During a Pandemic

March 28th, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has swiftly and dramatically changed our daily lives. We’re speaking to Canadian women about how coronavirus has affected how they work, parent, run their businesses and more. Below, Danielle Lucky, a physician assistant at Scarborough Health Network, discusses… Read more »

First Canadian PA to undergo formal training in advanced POCUS

February 19th, 2020

Point–of-Care Ultrasound at SHN is changing Emergency care for the better Danielle Lucky is passionate about helping people. It’s why she loves working in the Emergency department (ED) – where people come when they need help the most. When a… Read more »