About PA Practice

Team Practice

Resources to help PAs and physicians partner as high-functioning teams in a wide range of medical specialties.

Hospital Practice

PAs who practice in hospitals are diverse and highly skilled professionals who work in almost all departments and practice with physicians in every medical and surgical specialty. PAs may be employed by the hospital (or system), medical practices or hospital medicine groups.


AAPA's ethical guidelines manual, written by PAs for PAs, describes the fundamental principles of the profession and provides ways to apply them in your professional life.