physician assistants

Five ways PAs help plans, providers meet mental health needsHow can we as an industry help address the growing need and demand for quality mental health services? One of the more promising solutions is the expanded use of certified physician assistants.
Opinion: Three ways to maximize the benefits of physician assistantsHow Phoenix Children’s improved access, value and outcomes through a dedicated focus on advanced practice providers.
Make the Right Hire
Make the Right HireIn June, our table highlights salaries, job descriptions and more information about physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, vocational nurses and medical assistants. Click here for a copy of the table that offers a side-by-side comparison of these professions.
Top 10 states with the best healthcare
Top 10 states with the best healthcareHere are the top 10 states that deliver the best healthcare services, according to personal-finance website WalletHub.
How to use (and how not to use) urology PAsIn her first blog post for Urology Times, Lisa Kerr, PA-C, shares two very different employment experiences that taught her about the urology PA’s role in today’s practice.
Moving the conversation forward on scope of practiceTeam-based care is here to stay, so find ways for physicians and advanced practitioners to work together
Advanced practitioners: Expanded role, bigger impactDespite the potential benefits PAs offer, significant challenges to fully integrating them remain.
Ten ways certified PAs improve quality, reduce costsIt’s time for organizations to expand the way they think about and employ PAs by looking at how the profession can impact areas where there are real needs.
Working with APPs: Best practices from a successful practiceRaoul S. Concepcion, MD, uses his group's experience to illustrate how other urology groups can successfully incorporate APPs into their practice model and provide state-of-the-art care.
Coding Insights: Can this encounter be billed Incident-To?Coding and billing advice from the experts