The story about the fundraising campaign highlighted Grand River Hospital’s physician shortage in the emergency department. Physician assistants can help…more
A physician assistant at Toronto’s Michael Garron Hospital has been named the best in Canada by the Canadian Association of Physician Assistants… more.
This year, more than 200,000 Canadians will be diagnosed with cancer. Many end up at a hospital ER to deal with the side effects of chemo and radiation. A hospital in the U.S. and a clinic in Winnipeg say there’s a better way…more.
In celebration of National PA Day, Physician Assistants (PAs) are calling on governments across Canada to expand the role of PAs so that Canadians can benefit from better access to care and reduced wait times at a lower cost to the health system…more.
In two recent Conference Board reports, we detailed the role of PAs within health systems, reviewed the effectiveness literature on the impact of PAs, and provided an estimate of the value of increasing the use of PAs in Canada from a health system efficiency perspective…more.