According to the newly released report by the American Academy of Physician Assistants.

AAPA estimates you will see approximately 55,061 people in clinical practice as physician assistants at the start of 2005, compared to 37,821 at the start of 2000. New California and York are projected to really have the largest amount of practicing PAs, and Arkansas and Mississippi are projected to have the smallest numbers. The BLS predicts that the number of physician assistant jobs in the U.S. Will grow by 49 % from 2002-2012, even though total U.S. Employment is projected to increase by just 15 % during this time period. All information improvements are submitted on the AAPA Site at Reporters may access additional information on PAs through the AAPA News Room at..The six major shifts in health care in the usa are as follows: 1) Individual Demand: Increased affected individual demand for integrative, holistic and preventive healthcare providers. 2) Efficacy: Proven price efficacy of integrative health insurance and medicine in wellness programs in employment settings, universities, and pilot programs as summarized by the Bravewell Collaborative. Related StoriesHealthcare technology social event of the year opens entriesOJ Bio at Medica 2015 – Stage of Care diagnostics' function in reducing antibiotics prescribingCancer analysis improvements in England: an interview with Lucy Elliss-Brookes 3) ACA: The Inexpensive Care Act stipulates that licensed healthcare professions cannot be discriminated against by insurers and incorporates integrative practitioners into other sections of regulations.