ASCO Education
ASCO Education
Aug 31, 2022
Advanced Practice Providers – APPs 101: Physician Assistants (PAs) and Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRNS) in Oncology
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"There are different types of advanced practice providers that you may meet in an oncology practice - PAs, APRNs, NPs, but what’s the difference between them? In the second episode of ASCO Education’s podcast series on Advanced Practice Providers (APPs), co-hosts Todd Pickard (MD Anderson Cancer Center) and Dr. Stephanie Williams (Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine), along with guest speakers, Leslie Hinds (Centura Health), Martin Clarke (Arizona Oncology), and Kathleen Sacharian (Main Line Health), break down the differences and similarities between physician assistants and advanced practice registered nurses, share what their days might entail in each of these roles in an oncology practice, as well as address some common misconceptions surrounding these types of APPs. Duration 35:52.

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