Physicians’ Assistant (Anaesthesia) Curriculum Framework

This curriculum framework is a component part of the New Ways of Working in Anaesthesia (NWWA) programme to develop Physicians’ Assistant (Anaesthesia) in the UK health system. In this context the Physicians’ Assistant (Anaesthesia) is a nonmedical practitioner working as part of the anaesthesia team. The parameters for the role are defined in the role description and in the Royal College of Anaesthetists’ (RCoA) statements on supervision and working practices.

Version 2, January 2008.


Document category: