Physician assistants are highly trained members of the health care team who practice medicine with the supervision of licensed physicians, providing patients with a wide range of health care services. Please visit our PA Profession page to learn more about how PAs can contribute to your practice.
Precepting a clinical year PA student is an excellent way to see how a PA could fit into your practice. It also provides a valuable learning experience for our students. If you are interested in learning more about hosting an OHSU PA student for a clinical rotation, or employing a PA, please contact Ileana Esquivel, MPAS, PA-C, Clinical Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org, or (503) 494-3721.
The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) provides excellent information about physician assistants and the PA profession. Below are various links and pdfs related to the PA profession and utilizing PAs in your clinical practice: