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Old 10-01-2008, 01:28 PM   #1
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physician assistant and nurse physician

what is the difference between physician assistant and nurse physician?

 
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Old 10-02-2008, 08:28 PM   #2
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Re: physician assistant and nurse physician

I have asked this question before. In the end, the jobs that they perform are very similar. The difference is the educational path that they take. Find a few schools that offer those educational paths and compare the courses that are offered and required.
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Old 07-01-2010, 12:23 PM   #3
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Re: physician assistant and nurse physician

There is no such thing as a nurse physician. You might be referring to the new Doctor of Nursing degree but they are not MD's or DO's as the name implies.

 
Old 07-15-2010, 04:18 PM   #4
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Re: physician assistant and nurse physician

Did you mean nurse practitioner?

 
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