Diploma in Physician Assistant
About the program
Diploma in Physician Assistant is a diploma level course. It provides knowledge to complete many hours of clinical experience working directly with patients at a hospital or other medical care facility. After earning Diploma, physician’s assistants must comply with continuing instruction requirements, which consist of a recertification exam and continuing education hours. This course takes around 1-year (2-semester) to complete. Some common topics cover in this course as Neurology, Pulmonology, Gastroenterology, Nephrology, Endocrinology, ECG and radiology, Pharmacology, Pathophysiology. It covers medical diagnosis, clinical practice and treatment method for each system of the body.
Career opportunity in Diploma in Physician Assistant:
- Physicians and surgeons Assistant
- Physical therapist assistants
- Physician assistants
- Medical assistants