Thank You, Members
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Deadline Alert: CHLM Employer of Excellence Awards
Hospitals and health systems have until Wednesday, February 28, to apply for a prestigious CHLM Employer of Excellence Award. The three-step online application is free! Nominate your employer or encourage them to apply today.
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Win a FREE, five-night stay* in a luxury suite in New Orleans! It’s easy to enter – just register for AAPA 2018 and book your room in the official AAPA hotel block by February 28. Don’t wait and miss your chance to live the suite life.
Breaking News: Hospice Care Victory for PAs
A new provision signed into law on Feb. 9 allows PAs to manage and provide hospice care to terminally-ill Medicare patients. The new law also allows PAs to supervise cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation programs under the Medicare program.
Do You Belong in This Elite Group?
AAPA’s 972 Distinguished Fellows are role models of medical excellence, leadership, and professional advocacy. Check the list for PAs you know – and apply for this prestigious honor by March 18 to snag an invite to a special reception at AAPA 2018.
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.
Shasta Community Health Center is a non-profit primary health care system based in Redding, California which has been serving Shasta and surrounding counties and communities since 1988. Our mission is to provide quality health care services to the medically underserved populations of our communities. SHASTA COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER is currently seeking experienced Physician Assistants to join our team of healthcare providers.
Find your perfect PA job. Personalize your career path, get expert advice on career transitions, and find free tools like the AAPA Salary Report.
Virginia’s 2017 legislative session made significant strides for PAs in the state. Specifically, Senate Bill 1062/House Bill 1910 which will become effective on July 1, 2017. The new law adds PAs to the definition of “mental health service providers” who have a duty to act when a patient threatens violence or serious harm to a third party.
James Anderson, PA-C, MPAS, DFAAPA, shared his key insights about opioid-use disorder in a Huddle “Ask Me” session on AAPA’s members-only community.
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.
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