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2020-2021 University Catalog 
2020-2021 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHA 603 - Professional Practice Issues II

This is the second of a series of three courses that will address the practical challenges that PA students face as they prepare to enter the working world of the practicing physician assistant. These courses will review and reinforce the Guidelines for Ethical Conduct for the Physician Assistant Profession, PA governance and guidelines for licensure/credentialing, electronic medical records, billing and coding, and prescribing regulations and risk management, as well as provide a self-study in medical Spanish to improve communication skills with the growing Spanish-speaking populations in the U.S. Students will also be introduced to the U.S. healthcare system, health policy, and public health.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisite: PHA 601)

Credits: 1