Unlike physicians, APRNs, and other health professionals, physician assistants do not receive direct reimbursement from insurers.
Stephen H. Hanson, PA-C
An explainer of the AAPA's Optimal Team Practice (OTP) initiative and why it's important to improving care.
The digitization of health data is a good, but it brings concerns over how hard it is to protect patient data.
While there are a lot of definitions around "quality," we have a long way to go in understanding what constitutes patient satisfaction in medicine.
While progress has been made, we still have a very long way to go to achieve the dream of EHRs and other health IT.
A recent study looked at America's high cost of healthcare and why it stands above other industrialized countries.
A new resolution from the AMA opposed independent practice by PAs, which is not something the profession is seeking.
The EHR is creating some risk and liability for providers. Some of these risks are obvious and some are not.
It's unfortunate that gender wage gaps remain in the physician assistant profession. Here are some thoughts on how to address them.
Female PAs make 86 percent of what their male counterparts earn, a recent study found. This is profoundly unfair.