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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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.

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 […]

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.

Advocacy – Up Close and Personal: Face-to-Face Meetings with Legislators

Article in PA Professional, November 2011 issue by Kristin Butterfield.