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Role of physician assistants may grow in New Mexico

Las Cruces Sun-News, February 14, 2008
A bill that would expand the role of physician assistants has passed in the New Mexico Senate. The bill would allow physician assistants to direct the use of a prescription device, help assess functional impairment and be included in a list of practitioners that an individual may select for treatment of an illness or injury within the terms and limits of the individual's insurance coverage plan.