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Should I employ a physician associate?

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Even if entry into PA training requires a basic science degree , it still does seem remarkable that the knowledge and skills needed to safely manage patients in a GP setting can be acquired in 2 years . Even if you take the equivalent example of a graduate student entering a truncated 4 year medical school programme, they would have to go through atleast 9 years training before qualifying as a GP. The difference is pretty significant.

Posted date

16 Oct 2015

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12:07pm

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