Physician assistants boon to system: doctor
Thursday, July 12, 2012 - 08:00
Dr. Gordon Porter, right, assesses a patient’s injured arm with physician assistants, from left, Ben Piper, Lindy Buzikievich, Tiffany Oddleifson and Hailee Gibson. The Northern Ontario School of Medicine physician assistant program is now the fourth accredited program in Canada. (Sandi Krasowski)
The Northern Ontario School of Medicine’s physician assistant program is expected to grow now that it has received accreditation from the Canadian Medical Association.