American Academy of Physician Assistants
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    Support PAs on #GivingTuesday

    Help empower PAs and PA students to improve health by donating to the PA Foundation on #GivingTuesday, Dec. 1­– the national day of giving! With your generosity, the Foundation can reach its goal of $15,000.GIVE TODAY
  • Now Available − JAAPA December Issue

    Now Available − JAAPA December 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
  • Apply to Fund Your Health Project

    Apply to Fund Your Health Project

    Apply for a PA Foundation IMPACT Grant of up to $10,000 to fund a community-based health project that is improving health outcomes and patient education. Apply by December 15!Apply Now
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    Earn CME – Anytime, Anywhere

    Get convenient 24/7 access to online sessions from our top live events and earn up to 185+ AAPA Category 1 CME credits in multiple specialties – plus, earn Self-Assessment CME! Choose the boxed sessions you need from the digital libraries or save with our on demand bundles.START LEARNING
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    Clinical Research Trials Guide

    Work in a clinical research trial and make your mark on the practice of medicine. Review our clinical trials guide to get started today!Learn More
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    The Most Detailed Snapshot of PA Salaries

    The 2015 AAPA Salary Report is here – and it’s FREE to AAPA fellows, student members and retired members! Make the most of your next employment contract negotiation with this popular resource.GET IT NOW

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Now Available − November PA Professional

The latest issue of PA Professional features PAs doing shared medical appointments (SMA); AAPA's Obesity Leadership Edge initiative; this year's AAPA Military Service PA of the Year; how to prepare for a job interview; and more.

PAs in the News

Joint Commissions Seeks Input on Proposed Antimicrobial Stewardship Standard

November 25, 2015 - The Joint Commission is seeking input on a new proposed antimicrobial stewardship standard for the Ambulatory Health Care, Office-Based Surgery, Hospital, Critical Access Hospital and Nursing Care Centers accreditation programs.More

NCCPA – Proposed Changes to PANRE and CAQs

November 12, 2015 – In an article in their November newsletter (copy included below), NCCPA provided information about a proposed new recertification model and an upcoming comment period. The proposal raises significant concerns and could have negative impact for patients, PAs, and employers.More