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... Nurse practitioner vs physician assistant? ... (1 replies)
... Does Physician Assistant take more challenging classes? ... (1 replies)
... in these two professions are the regulating boards of the state you are in. CNP do have prescribing authority as do PA in most staes both have to be signed by a physician within a certain amount of time. ... (17 replies)

... what is the difference between a nurse practitioner and a physician assistant in terms of schooling and job description? ... (3 replies)
... what is the difference between a Nurse Practitioner and a Physician Assistant? ... (17 replies)
... what is the difference between physician assistant and nurse physician? ... (3 replies)
... Physician Assistants are not doctors, and they don't go to medical schools. I am a physician assistant and here is what we do: physician assistants go to a special physician assistant program after completing the required classes to enter the program (which can take about 4 years). It is a 2 year program in which the first year you are in class learning 'hard-core medicine'... (13 replies)
... A physician assistant and a nurse practitioner are essentialy the same. The differance is mostly the medical model they follow. ... (13 replies)
... based program, then apply to a physician assistant program. In total, it takes only 5 years to optain a physician assistant license. ... (13 replies)
... A physicians Assistant is someone who goes to Medical School and doesn't do an internship. They are doctors and can prescribe medications. ... (13 replies)
... Nurse Practitioner vs Physician Assistant! whats the difference between these two? ... (13 replies)
... loyed by physicians and work with physicians and do not have their hands held by physicians as many nurses like to say... Nps are attempting to become equal to a physician in the eyes to patients and this is a scary thought. ... (17 replies)
... exactly. The biggest difference. Because of this, the perception of NPs is more prestigious. Unfortunately many people don't understand the role of a PA, which is very important one too. (17 replies)
... There is no such thing as a nurse physician. You might be referring to the new Doctor of Nursing degree but they are not MD's or DO's as the name implies. (3 replies)
... Licensed nurse practitioners can have a stand alone practice with no physician supervising. A PA cannot. Perhaps the biggest difference. ... (17 replies)
... itioners and from my experience, the nurse practitioners hold a higher degree of schooling and experience. The PAs that I work with went to a 2 year physician's assistant program and the Nurse Practitioners are all RNs with a masters degree. Both work under the supervision of the doctors, at least in my office they do. ... (17 replies)
... loyed by physicians and work with physicians and do not have their hands held by physicians as many nurses like to say... Nps are attempting to become equal to a physician in the eyes to patients and this is a scary thought. ... (17 replies)
... PA which sets guidelines for all PA schools. PA school is similar to an accerated medical school. PAs are taught many of the skill sets that a physician will learn while in residency in order to perform the task on the job. ... (3 replies)
... ner. They work in hospitals with nurses. They help with direct patient care. They take vital signs, change linens, answer call lights and help feed patients. Physician Assistant's are licensed to practice medicine. ... (7 replies)
... I have a nurse practitioner in the family and I know she has a Master's degree in nursing and in a specific field. They can practice on their own and can prescribe on their own. A physician's assistant has less schooling(but I'm not sure how much...I think it's a 4 year program)and must practice under the supervision of a physician. They do dispense prescriptions but the have... (17 replies)


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