"As chair of the Board of Directors of the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA), and as a certified PA for more than 30 years, I read with great interest your February 2018 article: “Will You See an Actual Doctor the Next Time You Go to the Doctor?” 

Educating consumers on what PAs bring to healthcare today is vitally important. I’d like to share a few critical points."

Read more from NCCPA Board Chair, Paul Lombardo, MPS, PA-C Emeritus, to the Editor of Consumer Reports.