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Occupational Classification System Manual

Major Occupational Groups: A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | K
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MOG A—Professional Occupations
Health Assessment And Treating Occupations
A106 PHYSICIAN'S ASSISTANTS
Exclude Health Aides (in K446).
Provide health care services to patients under direct supervision and responsibility of doctor of medicine or osteopathy. Elicit detailed patient histories and perform complete physical examinations. Establish preliminary diagnosis and order exams and appropriate laboratory tests. May counsel patient and family on health and disease.

Last modified: October 16, 2001