PAs as Social Innovators in Healthcare is Out!

The PA History Society’s newest publication, Physician Assistants as Social Innovators in Healthcare, is out!

Physician Assistants as Social Innovators in Healthcare presents the history of the PA profession as a social innovation that has changed and improved the way medical, surgical and preventive health care services are delivered. The book explores the transformations that have taken place over the past 55 years to ensure that the PA innovation continues to meet societal needs for effective, efficient, and affordable health care services. Physician Assistants as Social Innovators in Healthcare is an authoritative, essential, and thoroughly readable work.

If you order from our website, Social Innovators in Healthcare is $35 each (retail price, $39.95), plus $4.25 for shipping.

If you are an Associate PA Program or Consistent Organization OR ordering ten or more copies, Social Innovators in Healthcare will be $30 each, plus shipping.

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