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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PA Prescribing

An AAPA Issue Brief describing all aspects of prescribing by PAs, including prescribing controlled medications.

Evaluating and Certifying Health Status

Issue brief on PAs and their ability to certify the health status of individuals.

PAs in Hospice and Palliative Care

Overview of the role of PAs in hospice and palliative medicine.

The Six Key Elements of a Modern PA Practice Act

The Six Key Elements of a Modern PA Practice Act.

PAs in Pediatrics

PAs and Team Practice

A summary of PAs in team-oriented care models.

PAs in Psychiatry

PAs and Buprenorphine in Opioid Treatment Programs

A summary of rules regarding buprenorphine in opioid treatment as they relate to PAs.

PAs in Surgery

PAs in Orthopaedic Surgery

AAPA Issue Brief on PAs in Orthopaedic Surgery.

PAs in Cardiology

Issue brief on PAs who practice in cardiology.

The Essential Guide to PA Reimbursement 2016

The Essential Guide to PA Reimbursement provides a detailed summary and explanation of the key aspects of coverage and regulatory policies related to reimbursement for medical and surgical services delivered by PAs. In a rapidly changing healthcare environment, a thorough understanding of the PA payment policies of public and private payers is essential for demonstrating […]