Changes to the delivery of the PA National Exam (written)

24/06/2021

Changes to the delivery of the PA National Exam (written)   From September 2021 the PA national certification and recertification examination (written) will be delivered online... more

Changes to standard setting methodology for the recertification examination

17/06/2021

Physician Associate National Examination -Changes to standard setting methodology for the recertification examination   Candidate information The role of the Physician Associate... more

Changes to standard setting methodology for the PA National Exam

17/06/2021

Physician Associate National Examination (PANE) -Changes to standard setting methodology for the written examination and objective structured clinical examination (OSCE) Candidate... more

Physician Associate national exam fees 2021/22

06/05/2021

Physician Associate national exam fees 2021/22 The Royal College of Physicians (RCP) runs a range of exams and courses for doctors, physician associates and other healthcare professionals,... more

RCP appoints new senior examiner (physician associates)

18/02/2021

RCP appoints new senior examiner (physician associates) The RCP and FPA is pleased to announce the appointment of Jade Moore to the role of Senior Examiner (Physician Associates). Jade... more

Physician associates and administration of COVID-19 vaccines

14/01/2021

Physician associates and administration of COVID-19 vaccines At present physician associates are not considered in law registered healthcare professionals as they are not subject to... more

FPA Annual General Meeting

13/01/2021

Faculty of Physician Associates Annual General Meeting  22 January 2021 - registrations now open The FPA’s annual AGM will take place on Friday 22 January 2021, at 17.30... more

UPDATE – PA National Examinations January/February 2021 Diet

07/01/2021

UPDATE – PA National Examinations January/February 2021 Diet Following the UK government and devolved nation announcements earlier in the week which effectively placed the UK in... more

COVID-19: Exam update December 2020

21/12/2020

Exam update December 2020 As you may have seen announced recently, from Sunday 20 December 2020 new lockdown restrictions came into force in a number of regions across England.Whilst... more

FAQs December 2020

08/12/2020

Frequently Asked Questions Prescribing PAs are currently unable to prescribe medication in the UK. However, close work with supervising physicians and arrangements developed individually... more