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PA

The two-character ISO 3166 country Code for PANAMA.

PA

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Republic of Panama. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Panamanian bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Panama. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Panama. Each province has its own code with the prefix "PA." For example, the code for the Province of Bocas del Toro is ISO 3166-2:PA-1.
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By 2020, the report projects a shortage of six to 22 physician assistants and a shortage of 20 to 49 nurse practitioners.
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The physician assistants, who have two years' training, will work under the supervision of GPs as part of a pilot project.

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