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    Now Available − JAAPA July 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
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    AAPA Revises Model State Legislation for PAs

    AAPA’s Advocacy Commission approved an update to AAPA’s Model State Legislation for PAs.Read More
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    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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Now Available − June/July PA Professional



This month's issue features NASCAR PA Bill Heisel of OrthoCarolina, the go-to medical provider for two-thirds of NASCAR racing teams, and more.

PAs in the News

Ohio PA Modernization Bill Passes Legislature – Awaits Governor’s Signature

July 2, 2015 − On June 25, Ohio lawmakers passed Senate Bill 110, a PA modernization bill that will greatly improve PA practice in Ohio and add three of the Academy’s Six Key Elements of a Modern PA Practice Act to Ohio PA law.More

AAPA Statement on Supreme Court Opinion: Supreme Court Upholds Key Affordable Care Act Insurance Subsidies

June 25, 2015 − Today’s decision of the U.S. Supreme Court on King v. Burwell upholds the Obama Administration’s policy to provide premium tax credits and cost-sharing reductions (subsidies) for individuals with incomes below 400 percent of the federal poverty level and enrolled in both state and federal exchanges established by the Affordable Care Act (ACA).More