Career Resources

Areas of Practice Guide

Explore a new career direction or specialty with this collection of AAPA and partner resources, salary data, and CME on various practice areas, including Administration, Dermatology, Education, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Hospital Medicine, Internal Medicine, Orthopaedic Surgery, Telemedicine, and Urgent Care.

20 Results – Clear Filters

Orthopaedic Surgery Patient Services Fact Sheet

A list of the most commonly performed orthopaedic surgery patient services, based on data from the AAPA PA Practice Survey.

Family Medicine Patient Services Fact Sheet

A list of the most commonly performed family medicine patient services, based on data from the AAPA PA Practice Survey.

Emergency Medicine Patient Services Fact Sheet

A list of the most commonly performed emergency medicine patient services, based on data from the AAPA Salary Report.

PA Burnout

At AAPA, we’re here to support your PA well-being and fight PA burnout by ensuring your emotional, physical, social, workplace, and societal well-being.

Areas of Practice Guide

Explore a new career direction or specialty with this collection of AAPA and partner resources, salary data, and CME on various practice areas, including Administration, Dermatology, Education, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Hospital Medicine, Internal Medicine, Orthopaedic Surgery, Telemedicine, and Urgent Care.

Guide icon with a computer, pen and paper

Guide: Questions for Your Potential Employer

Don’t forget the interview process is two-way. We’ve put together some questions you should ask to learn whether this is an environment in which you will thrive as a PA.

Guide icon with a computer, pen and paper

Guide: Prepare for In-Depth Interview Questions

In your job interview, be prepared for in-depth questions. Our guide can help you anticipate what questions to expect.

Guide icon with a computer, pen and paper

Guide: Resumes and CVs

Use our guides to determine whether you need a resume, a CV, or both. Whichever you choose, these essential career documents should be straightforward and specific, convey your achievements to potential employers, and show how you fit the role and experience they are seeking in a PA.