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 system to provide Albertans with faster access to quality care. The provinces strategy to increase health care efficiencies includes regulation of PAs, which will enable working to full scope of practice and using skills in a greater capacity.
Read the official press release here.