Statement from the president of the AAA

By |2022-06-27T22:35:45+01:00June 27th, 2022|

President’s statement: Thank you, goodbye and welcome!    Apologies this update is so late in coming October 2021 feels like a long time ago and there has been so much to do since then.    A lot of new faces to the Association were introduced and we must thank those that have worked [...]

Statutory Regulation of PA(A)s

By |2020-03-19T12:27:00+00:00October 12th, 2018|

Statutory Regulation of PA(A)s I am delighted to be able to able to confirm that the Secretary of State for Health Matt Hancock has confirmed that Physicians' Assistants (Anaesthesia) will be statutorily regulated! DHSC announcement I'd like to thank the many members of the APAA committee who have worked hard to reach this [...]

Response To The Department Of Health’s (DH) Consultation On The Regulation Of Medical Associates Professions (MAPs)

By |2020-03-19T12:27:00+00:00October 16th, 2017|

Response To The Department Of Health’s (DH) Consultation On The Regulation Of Medical Associates Professions (MAPs) The APA(A) welcomes the Department of Health’s decision to consult on the regulation of Medical Associates Professions (MAPs), which includes Physicians’ Assistants (Anaesthesia) [PA(A)]. https://consultations.dh.gov.uk/workforce/regulation-of-medical-associate-professions/ https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/regulating-medical-associate-professions-in-the-uk However, the Department of [...]

Planning The Introduction And Training For Physicians’ Assistants (Anaesthesia)

By |2020-03-19T12:27:01+00:00April 24th, 2016|

Planning The Introduction And Training For Physicians’ Assistants (Anaesthesia) Physicians’ assistants in anaesthesia are a group of healthcare professionals that have grown steadily in number since they were first introduced in 2003. Recently there has been increasing interest in training and recruiting PA(A)s as one means [...]

Update From Paul Forsythe – RCoA/AAGBI Scope Of Practice And Toolkit

By |2020-03-19T12:27:12+00:00April 24th, 2016|

Update From Paul Forsythe – RCoA/AAGBI Scope Of Practice And Toolkit On Monday the 18th of April the Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCoA) and the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain & Ireland (AAGBI) in collaboration with the Association of Physicians’ Assistants (Anaesthesia) (APAA) have released an [...]

New Year, New Website….

By |2020-03-19T12:27:12+00:00January 1st, 2015|

New Year, New Website.... I hope you have all had a lovely time over the festive period and I wish you all the best of the coming year.  We’re into the new year and you may have noticed the brand new Association website!  I’d like to [...]

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