‘Physician Associates’ an asset to hospital medical and surgical teams, study finds

The first study into the impact on the NHS of a new type of health worker in hospitals, Physician Associates, has found that they benefit medical and surgical teams and their patients over a wide range of specialities.

Researchers found that Physician Associates safely supported the workloads of clinical teams and helped provide team continuity, as well as positively contributing to patient experience and patient journey.


Opportunity for Everyone: Moni Choudhury on juggling studies, work and family

This month marks the launch of a new campaign by Universities UK, Opportunity for Everyone, created to promote the positive impact that going to university can have. Here’s Moni Choudhury’s story, who juggled work, looking after family and her studies at St George’s, University of London to become a Physician Associate.

11 May 2018

Moni Choudhury