Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Regulations Governing the Practice of Physician Assistants [18 VAC 85 ‑ 50]
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6/22/23  12:15 pm
Commenter: Patrick Ketchersid PA-C

In favor of repealing this unnecessary burden to patient care

Physician assistants have their own NPI and DEA licenses.  Requiring the care team physician’s name to be on a PAs prescription for any medication is unnecessary and can lead to delay in delivery of medications to patients who need it.

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