Table 6

Patients’ (n = 24) perceptions of physician assistants

PerceptionAgree, %Neutral, %Disagree, %
PAs improve your care on the ward7921
PAs improve the flow of information to patients and their families8317
I think PAs are a good idea964
PAs are important team members on the ward928
I am satisfied with the care I’ve received from the clinical assistants964
  • OR = operating room; PA = physician assistant.