Author: Alexander, L.

Women and their Health Care Providers: A Matter of Communication / Patient Education: The Role of the Physician Assistant and the Other Allied Health Professionals

The physician assistant (PA) has been on the leading edge in the development of midlevel health providers since the 1960s. As an allied health professional, PAs, along with nurse practitioners, midwives, nurse anesthetists, and others, emphasize patient education. Oftentimes, patient education can be introduced in the academic setting, but true learning comes with experience as […]