This month we’ve seen several rounds of surgeries cancelled at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital (CBRH) because the ER is bursting at the seams…more.
A physician assistant who wants to be one of the first to do the job in Nova Scotia says it won’t take long for new hires to make a difference. Laurel MacInnis, who worked as a physician assistant in Ontario before returning to her… Read more »
Members of Nova Scotia’s New Democratic Party say three years is far too long a time to evaluate whether physician assistants are a good fit in this province’s health-care system. Physician assistants are supervised by doctors and help free up… Read more »
A job posting will be going up soon for three physician assistants to be hired as a pilot project with the Nova Scotia Health Authority. “I think that everybody recognizes that we need the help,” says Dr. Bill Oxner, chief… Read more »
University of Toronto’s Physician Assistant (PA) Program is currently one of two PA Programs in Ontario and one of just four in Canada. Some of our newest students shared what inspired them to pursue the PA Program and become part of… Read more »