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2014-08-01 08:25:34

Momentum Grows as More States Modernize PA Practice Laws Offering Patients Greater Access to Quality Healthcare ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following a year of unprecedented improvements to physician assistant (PA) scope-of-practice laws, legislators across 44 states and the District of Columbia have continued to modernize PA laws and regulations during the first half of 2014, according to the American Academy of Physician Assistants. "With millions of...

2014-07-31 23:22:16

Barton Associates, a leading national healthcare staffing agency, created an interactive graphic that displays each state’s physician assistant scope of practice laws. Barton Associates is headquartered in Boston, MA, with additional national staffing offices in Hardwick, MA; Enfield, CT; and Jupiter, FL. Boston, MA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Barton Associates is excited to announce the launch of its “Physician Assistant Scope of Practice Law Guide”, an interactive graphic that displays...

2014-07-31 23:22:02

CME Conference for Primary Care practitioners "Clinical Issues in Primary Care" agenda has been finalized and released for October 13-17, 2014 at the Wailea Beach Marriott Resort & Spa in Maui Hawaii. The conference specializes in CME education for Primary Care physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants. Palm Coast Florida (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Continuing Education Company Inc has released the agenda for the upcoming inaugural Clinical Issues in Primary Care...

2014-07-29 23:15:19

Primary Care CME Conference "Clinical Issues in Primary Care" has been scheduled for October 13-17, 2014 at the Wailea Beach Marriott Resort and Spa. Topics affecting Internal Medicine and Family Practice physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants will be presented by expert faculty. Palm Coast Florida (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Continuing Education Company Inc is pleased to announce a brand new Continuing Medical Education Conference (CME) for Primary care...

2014-06-02 08:28:57

Team-Based Medicine Showcased at AAPA Annual Conference in Boston ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thousands of physician assistants (PAs) gathered in Boston last week for the American Academy of Physician Assistants annual conference, where their value to patients and the country's healthcare system was recognized by thought leaders in the medical world. Harvard professor, surgeon and best-selling author Atul Gawande, MD, said that healthcare teams are...

2014-05-13 23:11:44

Aureus Medical Group will exhibit at the 2014 AAPA Conference May 24-28 in Boston. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Aureus Medical Group (web: aureuslocumtenens.com), a national leader in healthcare staffing, including physician assistant jobs, has announced that it will participate as an exhibitor at the American Academy of Physician Assistants Conference to be held May 24-28, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. AAPA is the largest PA-focused event in the world, offering educational...

2014-03-19 23:33:59

Jeremy Houtakker, a physician assistant at Mercy Walworth Hospital and Medical Center, is one of only 108 certified physician assistants (PA-Cs) nationally to recently earn a specialty credential called a Certificate of Added Qualifications (CAQ) from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA). Lake Geneva, WI (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 Houtakker was awarded a CAQ in Orthopaedic Surgery, a distinction earned by meeting licensure, education and experience...

2014-03-18 16:23:37

Percentage of rural placements, female physicians, and DOs also grew on a national scale DALLAS, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Physician Assistants (PAs) were among the most frequently placed providers in 2013, based on hiring activity from over 200 hospitals and healthcare systems nationwide. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120214/DA52850LOGO The Medicus Firm, a leading national physician and advanced provider search firm, releases the annual provider placement summary report to track...

2014-02-25 08:30:27

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Since last October, more than 6 million Americans have entered the healthcare system under the Affordable Care Act, which raises the often-asked question: "Who will provide care for new and existing patients?" For an answer, consider America's more than 95,000 physician assistants (PAs), who provide access to high-quality, cost-effective care for millions of Americans. PAs practice medicine across all specialties including...

2014-02-24 23:26:58

Oregon Board of Nursing Authorizes NPs to Dispense at all ZoomCare Neighborhood Clinics Portland, OR (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 ZoomCare, the innovative healthcare company that’s building the world's first neighborhood clinic and smartphone based healthcare system, announced today that NPs are now dispensing prescription medications at all ZoomCare neighborhood clinics. With a focus on ensuring that patients have affordable and convenient access to healthcare, ZoomCare partnered with...


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