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Physician Assistant

What Does A Physician Assistant Do [Day To Day Schedule]

By Physician Assistant
Have you considered a professional career as a physician assistant, but you’re not quite sure what that looks like? Practicing as a physician assistant is fun, exciting, and challenging. You may have guessed PAs work with physicians and patients, but we are also charged with finding creative solutions to problems...
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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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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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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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Physician Assistant Shadowing: How To Find A Mentor

By Physician Assistant
Across various industries, analysts estimate that around 70% of all workers consider leaving their current job at any given time. But that's not the case in the world of physician assistants. Where else do you find only 5% of people planning to leave their job in the next 12 months?...
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Physician Assistant Resume & Cover Letter [Free Template]

By Physician Assistant
Do you wonder what happens when you hit send and your CV loads in a huge hospital ATS (Applicant Tracking System) or lands on the desk of a HR (Human Resources) Manager? Does it feel like it moves into a “black abyss”? Does anyone really see it? The truth is...
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