Written Agreement Physician Assistant Pennsylvania

Prescription: A medical assistant may prescribe under an osteopathic caregiver. The proposed regulations also avoid a declaration of Section 18.158 B (4) which states that the supervisor assumes responsibility for all prescriptions and the dispensing of drugs by the AP. However, the supervisory physician is required to take responsibility for PaPa`s performance, so that this amendment is editorial insofar as it simply eliminates redundancy. (d) The House maintains a list of persons approved as medical assistants. The list of [records] contains: b) the medical assistant must not be responsible for more than three supervising doctors in a medical facility. c) inappropriate prescription. The attending physician must inform the patient immediately, notify the medical assistant and, in the event of a written prescription, inform the pharmacy if the medical assistant prescribes or delivers a medication inappropriately. The attending physician advises the patient and informs the physician`s assistant to stop using the medication and, in the case of a written prescription, the pharmacy to stop prescribing. The order to stop using the medication or prescription must be indicated in the patient`s medical record by the supervising physician.

The attending physician is required to see the patient at least once. b) Reports must be submitted to the Board of Directors and become a permanent registry, under the registration of the supervisory physician. Reported breaches are verified by the Board of Directors and may serve as the basis for the loss of the privilege of maintaining a satellite site and disciplinary action taken against the medical assistant and the treating physician. (4) Designates one of these doctors, who must be a doctor, as an assistant physician. 18.144. Responsibility of the attendant. (a) In a hospital, medical centre or office, the medical assistant may order or administer controlled substances as well as blood and blood components, if the power to order and administer these drugs and fluids is expressly specified in the written agreement. Written agreement–The agreement between the medical assistant and the supervisory physician that meets the requirements of page 18.142 (with respect to written agreements). Satellite site: a separate application procedure is required to train on a satellite site. The AP must be used for one year in the doctor`s main office before starting to practice a satellite site. In this environment, there are medical attendance restrictions that apply according to the age of the patient.

The attending physician must see each child from childhood to the age of 2 years at least one out of three visits and at least one in two visits from 1 year to 18 years. All other patients should be seen one in five visits. This proposed regulation updates the reference to the approvals of the APD training programme by the Health Education and Accreditation COMMITTEE (CAHEA), the Accreditation Commission for Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), the Accreditation Review Commission (ARC-PA) or a successor organization. In 1994, WADA made CAHEA, its accreditation body, independent and changed its name to CAAHEP. In 2000, the ARC-PA was created because of the overwhelming growth of pa programs and the difficulties that have developed in trying to properly evaluate them. WADA and other groups of physicians remain active in the accreditation process and hold seats on the committee. Interested parties are invited to make written submissions, recommendations or objections regarding the proposed regulation to Gerald S. Smith, Board of Directors, P.