American Academy of Physician Assistants
  • Medicare Reform Law a Victory for PAs

    Medicare Reform Law a Victory for PAs

    The statute that was signed into law by President Obama on April 16 includes an increase in Medicare payment rates for PAs and other providers for each of the next five years.Learn More
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    Pass your boards. Guaranteed.

    Study online with the NCCPA blueprint & earn up to 50 hours of AAPA Category 1 CME Credit.Start Now
  • Now Available −  JAAPA June Issue

    Now Available − JAAPA June Issue

    Read the latest edition of the Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, the award-winning, peer-reviewed clinical journal of AAPA.Read Now
  • Earn up to 28.5 AAPA Category 1 CME Credits

    Earn up to 28.5 AAPA Category 1 CME Credits

    Registration is now open! Get up to date on critical orthopedic topics. Registrants get a FREE online self-assessment CME activity!Learn More
  • Be Recognized as a Preceptor

    Be Recognized as a Preceptor

    Apply for our clinical preceptor recognition program and be acknowledged for your work to educate the next generation of PAs.Read More
  • Imagine What

    Imagine What's Next: AAPA Conference 2015

    The newest issue of PA Professional imagines what’s next for PAs and the PA profession. In recent years, the healthcare landscape has changed drastically, and it continues to evolve today.Read Now

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PAs in the News

Sound Team-Based Care Transforms and Improves Heart Health, Says New ACC Policy

May 21, 2015 - Cardiovascular team-based care “can transform care, improve heart health and help meet the demands of the future,” according to a new health policy statement from the American College of Cardiology (ACC).More

PA Controlled Medication Bill on Call for Florida Special Legislative Session

May 20, 2015 - The Florida legislature has declared a special session that is slated to begin at 1 p.m. on Monday, June 1, for a period of 20 days, ending at 11:59 p.m. on Saturday, June 20.More