Dawn Morton-Rias

Dawn Morton-Rias

Dawn Morton-Rias is president and CEO of the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. She has served the PA profession for over 30 years, including as Dean of the College of Health Related Professions and Professor at SUNY Downstate Medical Center and President of the Physician Assistant Education Association. She is nationally recognized for her leadership in PA education and commitment to cultural competence in education and clinical practice.

Recent Articles by Dawn Morton-Rias

A Way to Reduce Healthcare Costs

As policymakers inside the beltway negotiate the future of the American Health Care Act (AHCA), the focus appears to be on who will pay for healthcare, how it will be subsidized and whether the state insurance exchanges will remain viable. The assumption is being made that access to care is the same as access to […]

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