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Graduate Catalog 2010-11 
Graduate Catalog 2010-11 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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MDSC 6550 - Professional Issues for Physician Assistants I

This is the first in a series of two courses designed to examine the role of the Physician Assistant and the place and relationships of the PA profession in society. It also examines the legal aspects of P.A. practice including licensing, malpractice, supervision, delegation, and prescribing. Finally it addresses the ethical and practice standards which society expects of a medical professional.

Prerequisites/Corequisites: Prerequisite: Admission to the Physician Assistant program or departmental permission.

Credits: 1 hr.

Notes: Open to Graduate Students Only.

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