State Maps

It is important to understand state laws and regulations impacting PAs and patient access to care. PAs are medical professionals who diagnose illness, develop and manage treatment plans, prescribe medications, and often serve as a patient’s main healthcare provider. The maps below provide a broad overview of key issues impacting PAs. For more information, please contact the state advocacy team.

Six Key Elements of PA Practice

How your state measures up to the six key elements of PA practice.

PA State Practice Environment

See a state by state view of PA practice laws and more.

PA Regulatory Authority

See a broad snapshot of the regulatory environment for PAs.