University of Holy Cross, LCMC Health Team up to Launch Physician Assistant ProgramMay 6, 2019 |
by Monica Levitanby Wilborn P. Nobles III
The University of Holy Cross has partnered with LCMC Health to launch a new Master of Science graduate degree for physician assistants.
The inaugural program will launch in Fall 2020 and will include on-the-job training for UHC students by doctors and other medical professionals at three of LCMC Health’s five hospitals in and around New Orleans, according to a joint news release from the school and the healthcare provider. In a statement Tuesday (April 30), LCMC Health CEO Greg Feirn said partnering with the university will help educate the next generation of healthcare professionals.