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February 2020

Speech Bubbles Chat

The Best Types of PA Forums & Groups For Physician Assistants

By Physician Assistant
After you leave school, it can be challenging to find a group of like-minded physician assistants in your area. Since most of us live rather fast-paced lifestyles, it can be challenging to find time to attend networking meetings. Thankfully, online PA forums offer a solution: the ability to effectively network...
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Surgery Tools and Optometrist letters

Physician Assistant Specialties (With Salary Information)

By Physician Assistant
At first, the physician assistant role was created to support primary care physician practices, but PAs now have taken on more responsibilities. In 2018 there were 98,625 physician assistants who were clinically active and responded to a survey about medical specialties. Some estimate the total number of practicing PAs is...
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Hot Air Balloon Independent Contractor

Physician Assistant Independent Contracting [Ultimate Guide]

By Physician Assistant
Have you thought about using your degree as a physician assistant in a model that offers you more flexibility and greater independence? There are a number of unique benefits to working as an independent contractor (IC) you may not have considered. PAs who function as an IC have more choices...
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Nurse Practitioner vs Physician Assistant

Nurse Practitioner vs Physician Assistant [Key Differences]

By Physician Assistant / Nurse Practitioner
Both nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) throughout the United States are vital to the healthcare industry. These professionals provide a wide variety of healthcare services for those seeking preventative care or dealing with illness. Both nurse practitioners and physician assistants are integral members of a collaborative healthcare team...
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