‘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.


Professors recognised in Queen's birthday honours list

The honours list for the Queen's 90th birthday has recognised members of the Joint Faculty of St George's, University of London and Kingston University.

14 June 2016