Advocacy Resources

Advocating for the profession is an ongoing effort – and we can’t do it without you. That’s why we offer downloadable resources to help you advocate for yourself in the workplace and for the profession as a whole.

Use the filters on the leftabove to search our database of downloadable PDFs on state laws, federal comments, reimbursement issues, Optimal Team Practice, and much more.

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Direct Payment for PAs

As demand for PA medical and surgical services continues to grow, it is critical to streamline payment practices to increase access, improve transparency, and reduce administrative burdens on the Medicare program, PAs, employers and patients.

Medicare: Shared Visit Billing

Resources on the criteria for shared visit billing. Available to members only.

Medicare “INCIDENT TO” Billing

Information on “Incident to” billing, where PAs bill Medicare under the physician’s NPI number, only if Medicare’s strict criteria for “incident to” billing are met. Available to members only.

Home Health Certification and Face-to-Face Encounter

Resources for home health certification and face-to-face encounters.

Pre-Op H&P

Pre-Op History & Physical resources.

First Assisting at Surgery

Information for PAs first assisting at surgery. Available to members only.

Medicare: Qualifications and Coverage for Services Provided by PAs

Resources for the qualifications and coverage for services that are covered when provided by PAs, and the physician supervision requirements for PAs under the Medicare program. Available to members only.

Medicare Enrollment for PAs

Resources and information on eligibility and the enrollment process. Available to members only.