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  • Attitudes of US physician assistants toward persons with HIV/AIDS 

    Talley, Anja K.; Ritzdorf, Kyrie; Muma, Richard D. (Haymarket Media, 2010-12)
    Background: Early in the HIV/AIDS epidemic, a large number of health care workers had negative attitudes toward persons infected with HIV, but a more positive shift has occurred in these attitudes over the past decade. ...
  • Examining attitudes of specialist physicians regarding physician assistant referrals 

    Enns, Sue M.; Wynn, Tor; Muma, Richard D.; Lary, Marvis J. (Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions, 2003-12)
    Referral of a patient from a primary care provider to a referral specialist physician for consultation is an important link in the continuum of patient care. Although the relationship between the physician assistant (PA) ...
  • Explaining state Medicaid nursing home reimbursement 

    Swan, James H.; Harrington, Charlene; Pickard, Ruth B. (Routledge, 2001)
    Medicaid nursing home reimbursement methods and per diem rates affect costs, quality, equity, and access. State rate-setting is a laboratory of policymaking, which can inform state and federal Medicaid reform initiatives. ...
  • Perceptions of U.S. physicians regarding the entry-level doctoral degree in physician assistant education 

    Muma, Richard D.; Smith, Barbara S.; Anderson, Nickele; Richardson, Micah; Selzer, Erica; White, Rebecca (Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions, 2011)
    Minimal research has been done to determine the appropriateness of entry-level doctoral physician assistant (PA) education. Previously, only PAs, PA faculty, and a small number of PA program medical directors had been ...