Posts Tagged ‘Physician associates’

Views sought on statutory regulation of physician associates in the NHS

The Department of Health has launched a consultation on how to introduce statutory regulation of physician associates. The consultation acknowledges tha...

Why bother being a doctor when you can become a shiny, new Physician Associate

More gallows humour this one, than "ha, ha, that's a good one, would you belive it". Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is after a physician asso...

More NHS physician assistants to be trained

Health Education England is to commission 205 physicians assistants (PA) next year to supplement the medical workforce and support new models of care. ...

Physician associates: reaction to growth plans

The following letters appeared in The Times following a critical article on the government's desire to introduce more 'physician associates' into the NHS ...

NHS to recruit more physician associates

The Department of Health wants to rapidly expand the number of 'physician associates' in the NHS. Physician associates are usually science graduates wh...