A Guide To Becoming A Physician Assistant
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Physician Assistant is regarded as one of the top,
fastgrowing and lucrative occupation in America.
The profession of physician assistant has already been
ranked at the second position in CNN’s Best 100 jobs of
2010 in America.Physician Assistant’s Requirements
Health related work experience Prerequisite Courses
Graduate Record Exam(GRE)Education
One of the important step in becoming
a physician assistant is to graduate
from an accredited physician assistant
The average duration for this course is
about 2 years.
The program are accredited by the
Accreditation Review Commission.License
Every 2 years, the Pa’s are required to complete 100
hours of continuing medical education.
They must also pass a certification examination or
complete an alternative learning experience every 6
years. You also need to pass the physician assistant
National Recertifying Examination(PANCE) in order to
receive your national certification.Special Requirements
Being selfmotivated and possessing a strong
desire to serve patient and help the community.
Good beside manner and emotional stability.
Good leadership skills with the ability to make
good decisions during emergencies.
Strong desire to study and work hard.
A passion for lifelong learning to keep up with