Association of Physicians’ Assistants Anaesthesia

We aim to ensure the highest standards of patient care through the education and registration of PA(A)s and to promote the interests of the profession nationally.

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Video on PA(A)s by RCoA

A short video developed by the Royal College of Anaesthetists explaining the Physicians' Assistant (Anaesthesia) role. With over 170 qualified PA(A)s currently in practice (May 2018) across the UK, and with many more in training, [...]

Voluntary Register – RCoA

All PA(A) are reminded that a voluntary register is the first step towards a statutory register, held by a regulator. PA(A)s are reminded to join the Royal College of Anaesthetist voluntary register for PA(A)s for [...]

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