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PAs in the News

Congress Passes 21st Century Cures Act That Includes PA Provisions

Dec. 8, 2016 - On December 7, the Senate followed the House of Representatives and passed the 21st Century Cures Act by an overwhelming majority. The legislation will accelerate Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved treatments, therapies, and drugs by modernizing FDA regulations considered by Congress to unnecessarily delay the approval of new drugs and devices.More

Joint Task Force on the Future of PA Practice Authority

Nov. 14, 2016 - After 50 years, we believe that the PA profession has demonstrated a commitment to competent and quality care for our patients. It is natural for our profession to seek to define its future. After initial deliberations, the Joint Task Force on the Future of PA Practice Authority, which was established in July, believes the profession should consider and commit to a process that gives PAs "Full Practice Authority and Responsibility."More