How Canadian Forces (CF) physician assistants (PA) met the medication needs of CF members.
- At: 2005 FIP Congress in Cairo (Egypt)
- Type: Poster
- By: VAILLANCOURT, Régis (Canadian Forces Health Services, Directorate of Medical Policy, Ottawa, Canada)
- Co-author(s): Hall (Canadian Forces Health Services, Ottawa, Canada)
Ma (Canadian Forces Health Services, Ottawa, Canada)
Sylvestre (Canadian Forces Health Services, Ottawa, Canada)
Winslade (Winslade Consulting Inc, Baie d'Urfe, Canada)
Background The CF has an obligation to provide quality health care to CF members often in very distinctive settings. Unlike most health care systems the Canadian Forces (CF) relies heavily upon unique heath care providers such as Physician Assistants (PAs). PAs provide care, including prescription medications to CF members for urgent emergent.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.