December's President's Bulletin

12/12/2018

December's President's Bulletin In December's president's bulletin, our main highlight is the announcement by the government to introduce statutory regulation for physician... more

Government announces regulation of physician associates

Government announces regulation of physician associates

12/10/2018

Matt Hancock, the secretary of state for health and social care, has announced plans to introduce statutory regulation of physician associates (PAs). The Faculty of Physician Associates... more

Positions open on the FPA Board

21/05/2018

We’re recruiting! The Faculty of Physician Associates is driven by the expertise, skill and experience of talented physician associates to keep it running. We’re currently... more

Code of Conduct for Physician Associates

27/04/2018

The Faculty of Physicians Associates (FPA) has recently updated their Code of Conduct. This item will be of interest to all Physicians Associates (PAs) and outlines what the FPA would... more

Calling all physician associates to help shape research on the PA profession

23/02/2018

The Faculty of Physician Associates is pleased to be able to offer our members an exciting opportunity! The Physician Associate (PA) Programme at Bart’s and the London School of... more

GMC calls for regulation of Medical Associate Professionals (MAPs)

23/02/2018

GMC calls for regulation of Medical Associate Professionals (MAPs)  Medical associate professionals (MAPs) could grow to dramatically strengthen health services if regulated, the... more

President's Christmas Bulletin

22/12/2017

President's Christmas Bulletin  Dear colleague,  I wanted to wish all of you the warmest of season’s greetings and hope that you enjoy the festive period. It is a... more

The Department of Health consultation on the regulation of Medical Associate Professionals (MAPs)

14/12/2017

The Department of Health consultation on the regulation of Medical Associate Professionals (MAPs) The Department of Health (DH) has published its long-awaited consultation on the regulation... more

FPA census results 2017

04/12/2017

The FPA census results 2017  We are pleased to be able to publish the FPA census 2017, towards the end of what has been an eventful and exciting year for the physician associate (PA)... more

FPA launches 'An employer's guide to physician associates'

10/11/2017

FPA launches 'An employer's guide to physician associates' The Faculty of Physician Associates (FPA) at the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) has published An employer’s guide to... more