National PA week begins Monday

National Physician's Assistant Week begins Monday, celebrating more than 100,000 clinically practicing PAs in America.

PAs perform a comprehensive range of medical duties, from primary care to assisting in major surgery. They can prescribe medication in all states, the District of Columbia and most U.S. territories. PAs are educated at the graduate level and practice in every medical and surgical setting and specialty.

To learn more about PAs and Central Michigan University’s PA Graduate Program, visit


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