Beyond hiring physicians, the health authority is looking at other means to help alleviate the burden on oncologists, including finding roles for nurse practitioners and physician assistants…more.
Health PEI is investigating whether it’s worth adding physicians assistants to the Island’s healthcare system. Physician assistants are relatively new in public healthcare in Canada. They have been offering care in the military for more than three decades. Read more
The President of Canadian Association of Physician Assistants’ (CAPA) has called for broad expansion of the use of physician assistants (PAs) in Canada following a Nanos Research poll in which eight out of ten Canadians said PAs should play a… Read more »
A new study by Nanos Research shows overwhelming support for a rapid expansion of Physician Assistants (PAs) into Canada’s health care system…more.