PA Profession

HPPA510 (Not Liberal Arts) PA Profession 30 hrs. 2 crs. Introduction to the role of the PA, with an emphasis on the history, training, practice characteristics and certification process. Physician Assistant credentialing and employment, medico-legal concerns, analysis of current issues affecting PA practice and the PA role in the healthcare system. Preq: All prerequisites required for admission to the PA program and official acceptance into the program. 2 hours lecture.