American Academy of Physician Assistants

Federal Advocacy

Working closely with federal legislators and their staff, along with the administration and federal regulatory agencies, AAPA seeks to improve the federal legislative and regulatory landscape for PAs by removing barriers to the high-quality, cost-effective, team-based care they provide.

Legislative advocacy

Read fact sheets on legislative issues, testimony, comment letters and the latest advocacy news from AAPA.

Regulatory advocacy

Learn about AAPA’s activity with federal regulators (CMS, HHS, FDA, etc).

AAPA’s Political Action Committee

Learn how the PA PAC supports candidates committed to the PA profession.

Advocacy Action Center

Communicate with legislators on PA priority issues.