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Viewing: PA 6300 : Introduction to Professional Practice

Last approved: Thu, 22 Oct 2015 19:52:04 GMT

Last edit: Mon, 05 Oct 2015 14:48:16 GMT

Catalog Pages referencing this course
School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Physician Assistant (PA)
PA
6300
Introduction to Professional Practice
Intro to Professional Practice
Summer 2015
2
Course Type
Lecture
Seminar
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade

No
No

Corequisites

70
Prof. Herrmann
Frequency of Offering

Term(s) Offered

Are there Course Equivalents?
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Fee Type


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Examination of contemporary issues in physician assistant practice as the student transitions to a professional role. By emphasizing continuous professional development; career trajectories; professional practice issues such as ethics, regulatory issues, credentialing, privileging, and malpractice; and maintenance of certification, the students is prepared to manage their emerging professional role and responsibilities.
1. Create a professional development portfolio containing contents necessary for proof of readiness for professional practice (e.g. graduation/programmatic competencies, new graduate resume/cover letter, documents for certification, licensing, credentialing, and privileging). 2. Evaluate components of the employment negotiation process specific to PA practice. 3. Formulate a development plan for lifelong learning within the framework of PA professional competencies.

Course Attribute

Course part of PA Program update, in PMI.
Key: 9779