Physician assistants (PAs) play a broad and expanding role in the health care system, working in a variety of practice areas and settings because of their adaptably and lower cost, according to a new paper released today by the National Governors Association (NGA).
The National Governors Association today announced that Alabama, Nevada and Washington will participate in a year-long project to examine ways to spur changes in how states pay for Medicaid and other health care services.
Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear announced $160,000 in grant funding for an initiative designed to make local communities more attractive to business investment.
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August 11, 2014
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