NDP gov’t commits to hiring at least 50 more nurse practitioners, 50 new physician assistants and 25 new midwives…more.
With patients waiting up to 4 hours to be seen and spending on average 7 hours in the emergency department (ED), residents of Barrie are in dire straits. Physician Assistants (PAs) are part of the solution…more.
The Canadian Association of Physician Assistants (CAPA) is supportive of the recent Supreme Court of Canada’s decision striking down the federal law prohibiting medically-assisted dying (MAD) and believes that Physician Assistants (PAs) should play a supportive role in the process…more.
PAs can play a crucial role in helping to reduce wait times and improve access to quality care for patients. By integrating these highly trained professionals into primary care settings, physicians can increase the number of patients seen, thereby reducing the number of emergency room visits…more
Physician assistants can play a crucial role in helping to reduce wait times and improve access to quality care for patients in this province… more.