Being a Physician Assistant #9: Not Always Seeing the Rewards of Your Efforts
This is the ninth post of a series to help you learn more about the physician assistant profession. My goal? Not to merely echo what you’ve already heard, but to delve deeper, so you can truly get a taste of what it means to be a physician assistant! If you’d like to start from the beginning, you can read the introductory post by clicking here.
There are many occupations where you see the rewards of your labors immediately. Medicine is oftentimes not one of them. Don’t ge me wrong. It’s rather rewarding to help a child with asthma breathe better or to relieve a young woman’s severe migraine pain, even before she’s left the office However, in several areas where we can have some of our greatest impact on society, the rewards are often imperceptible. What do I mean? Well, ours is the business of not wanting a lot of business.
Much of what we do, and what we should be doing better I might add, is… THERE’S MORE! Read the rest of this post for FREE! Register for a FREE account by clicking here. If you already have an account, log in by clicking here.