Huddle’s Turning Three
Head over to join the celebration – and the great PA conversations! See what your peers are talking about and check out all the features we’ve added to your online PA community, like Mentor Match or our popular Ask Me sessions.
Hot Topics in Hospital Medicine
Boot Camp covers them all! Reserve your seat at this popular conference, held this year in Orlando. Earn AAPA Category 1 CME while you sharpen your skills and make new contacts in hospital medicine.
Funding Now Available for PA-Led Projects
Deadline July 13! Apply now for a grant through the PA Foundation’s Global Outreach Grant Program and Robert K. Pedersen Global Outreach Endowment to support your project designed to improve healthcare in an underserved community in the U.S. or abroad.
Meet Your New Board Member
AAPA fellow members voted Jennifer M. Orozco, MMS, PA-C, DFAAPA to be the next Director-at-Large on AAPA’s Board of Directors. Her term will begin July 1, 2018.
Storage. Sharing. Security. Smartphone?
When it comes to your career records, a folder full of papers just won’t do. See why PAs are logging in to PA Portfolio, the new online tool that organizes your education, licensing, and certification documents – and allows you share them easily via your smartphone.
There Are Plenty of Savings to Go Around
We want to make your AAPA membership valuable – and a good value. That’s why we keep adding more resources and discounts to our list of member benefits. Don’t miss out on your savings!
AAPA’s new EHR Toolkit can help PAs advocate for EHR systems that are designed, selected, and implemented with functionality considerations for PAs, ultimately resulting in more efficient and high-quality patient care.
Kansas patients who receive healthcare services from PAs via telemedicine will now be assured that these services will be covered by insurers due to the recent enactment of H.B. 2028.
It takes less than a minute to get started! PA Portfolio is a secure, online sharing and storage tool for important education, licensing and certification, and career records. Use your AAPA username and password to log in today!
PA state chapters enjoyed a successful 2017, full of positive PA improvements to state laws and regulations. All 50 states and the District of Columbia made more than 100 statutory and nearly 50 regulatory improvements to state laws and rules that govern PA practice.
Virginia Valentin, DrPH, PA-C, is using her AAPA-PAEA Research Fellowship to understand the relationship between state scope of practice laws and their impact on where PAs practice, and the composition of the PA workforce in each state.
Key takeaways from PAs in leadership.
LTC James Jones, PA-C, works in the White House Medical Unit and cares for the president, vice president, Cabinet secretaries, key White House personnel, some of their families and tourists visiting the building. His near-decade at the White House has resulted in a few dramatic medical moments.
As a healthcare organization, your most valuable tool is your provider team. Having the right provider in the right place at the right time changes the way healthcare is delivered.
CHLM – Improving healthcare, fostering productive teams, and developing leaders.