|Scope of Practice FAQs|
Scope of Practice Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Can a PA order restraints and/or seclusion?
Q.Can a PA perform an abortion?
Q.Can a PA perform x-rays, ultrasound and other imaging procedures?
Q. Can a PA pronounce death?
Q. Can a PA sign a death certificate?
Q. Can a PA treat conditions related to the eye?
Q. Can a PA perform anesthesia or conscious sedation?
Q. Can a PA perform a colonoscopy or flexible sigmoidoscopy?
Q. Is there any general statement in law about a PA's scope of practice?
Q. Can a PA perform physical therapy?
Q. Can a PA make patient referrals to physical therapy?
Q. Can a PA order an MRI?
Q. Can a PA perform osteopathic manipulative therapy?
Q. What procedures require a first assistant?
Q. Can a PA prescribe physical therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, etc.?