PAS-500: Intro Phys Assist Profession

Credits 1.0
Academic Level

This course is designed to introduce the student to the inner workings of the PA profession; its history, development, organizations, current trends in the profession, the physician/PA team, professionalism, patient consent, HIPAA, credentialing, and licensure. This course also explores cultural issues and patient care, quality assurance, and risk management.

Prerequisite(s): Matriculation into the LMU-SMS PA Program