TITLE

PHYSICIAN'S ASSISTANTS AND THE LICENSING ISSUE

AUTHOR(S)
Ballenger, Martha D.
PUB. DATE
April 1971
SOURCE
Monthly Labor Review;Apr71, Vol. 94 Issue 4, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the experience of physicians' assistants in their attempt to resolve the problem of establishing a sound legal basis for their activity in the U.S. Criticism concerning the efficacy of licensure as a quality control device; Legislative proposal which would remove medical liability; Physicians' evaluation of the competence of their assistants.
ACCESSION #
6023590

 

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