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

Update on COVID-19 Change to required hours of clinical practice – October 2020

14/10/2020

Recommendations from PA Schools Council (PASC) Update on COVID-19 Change to required hours of clinical practice – October 2020 On 24 March 2020 the Faculty of Physician... more

Exam update - Liverpool

02/10/2020

Exam update - Liverpool In light of further changes to the restrictions on social gatherings in the Liverpool city region announced today (which come into force on Saturday 3 October), we... more

PA Week 2020

29/09/2020

Join us for PA week 2020! This year we're excited to announce that PA week is running 5 - 9 October. As you will all know, COVID-19 has really impacted our ability to deliver face-to-face... more