PA PRACTICE • ADVOCACY How PAs can participate in PA Advocacy Merriam-Webster defines Advocate as, "to support or argue for (a cause or policy)". Physician Assistants are natural advocates, this is required as part of training as
PA PRACTICE • BY MAUREEN TAYLOR, CCPA Questions to Ask Employers during PA Job Interviews Although civilian PAs have been working in Canada since 2006, there’s no question that integrating them is still a work in progress.
PA PRACTICE • CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT How to enter your CPD/CME Credits Physician Assistants in Canada write the PA Certification Exam once, and in order to maintain their "Certified" status, they must obtain a certain number of
PA EMPLOYMENT • ONTARIO Guide to the Ontario PA Career Start Grant On June 15, 2017, the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) announced that applications for the Career Start Program to employ Ontario's 2017 PA
PA EMPLOYMENT • BY ANDREW LIM, CCPA New PA Graduate Andrew reflects on the PA Job Hunt I had the pleasure of meeting Andrew who completed an Orthopaedic Surgery elective rotation with us during his second year
PA EMPLOYMENT • CAPA CONFERENCE Networking and Employment Tips for Canadian PA Students Andrea Lombardi, CCPA and Todd Bryden did an early morning Breakfast session on the 2nd day of the CAPA conference canvassing questions from the
LEARN MORE ABOUT PAs • BY ANNE, CCPA How the PA/MD Relationship Works There are various models for what a Physician Assistant and Supervising Physician relationship may look like. The relationship can vary by practice setting (in
Where to find Physician Assistant Jobs in Canada 1. CAPA PA Job Listings Membership required. The Canadian Association of Physician Assistant website is often the first resource employers access when they are interested in hiring
A large proponent on deciding a career and then going through the process of applying to a PA program, like any professional school, is determining what the job market is for that profession. If you want to know the specifics of how a newly minted
PA STUDENTS • PA EMPLOYMENT Launching Your PA Career: Tips for New Grads For the 2015 Canadian Association of Physician Assistants Annual Conference in Toronto, ON, I presented a session on Launching Your PA Career on October
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