Welcome to the Communications Committee News and Information page. As we continue to advance the PA profession within Nevada, information relevant to the Communications Committee will be posted here.
The GAC plans to continue to engage in efforts to improve access to care for patients by advancing team-based practice for PAs in the state of Nevada. Stay tuned for updates from the 2017/2018 Interim Legislative Session.
Physician assistants (PAs) make up a small but rapidly expanding part of the health care workforce. Their training and education produce a sophisticated and flexible medical professional who can function in many specialty areas and within many practice structures. Because of their adaptability and lower cost, PAs can play an important role in the health care delivery system. Download the entire letter here: 1409TheRoleOfPhysicianAssistants