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.

The Power of Telling the PA Story

When it comes to grassroots advocacy, few techniques are as effective as storytelling.

Grassroots Myths

Advocacy is for everyone. This article dispells the top five myths about grassroots advocacy.

Social Media and Legislative Advocacy

Social media has made it easy for us to get in contact with influencers such as Members of Congress and state officials. Many individual PAs as well as state chapters have used social media as a tool for advancing PA-positive legislation.

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.