Case Studies

Physician Associates in Emergency Medicine


Physician associates (PA) have been working in a busy London Emergency Department (ED) since 2013. Initially, two PAs were employed to cover the Observation Ward…

Physician Associates in Primary Care


What is a Physician Associate? A physician associate (PA) is a dependent health care professional who has been trained in the medical model and works with…

Physician Associates in Psychiatry


There are currently over 40 physician associates (PA) working in psychiatry in the UK. This is a speciality that has had PAs since about 2012…