The United States Navy is proud to offer the best medical and dental coverage to all enlisted personnel and their immediate families. This means making sure to employ those who can provide the best care possible. While there are many physicians on staff, there is a need for others to support the physicians in the completion of their mission. The Physician?s Assistant in the US Army is an enlisted soldier trained in supporting the medical staff.
Training for Your Career
To make sure you will be able to provide the services which are expected of you, you will be trained. This is the same training most people are paying thousands of dollars out at a vocational school or other kind of medical training school. This is an education you can take anywhere you go and find employment.
The most rewarding part about being a physician assistant is the fact you will be able to help people when they are most in need. You will be able to help people who are in need of serious medical attention or just need a hand to hold as they face the results of a test.
Those who have worked in this position have remarked that they have literally been able to save lives because of the training they were given from the United States Army. Best of all, you will know that you can go to college on the Army?s dime to be able to get a degree to become a physician yourself.