PA Practice Resources

It is important to understand training, competencies, and the scope of practice of PAs.  Knowledge of PA practice can optimize patient care while maintaining compliance with Federal laws and regulations.  It’s a ‘win’ for PAs, employers, and patients.

PAs: Credentialing, Privileging, and Assessing Clinical Competency (FPPE & OPPE)

A useful guide for regulators, hospitals, employers, and third-party payers.

Competencies for the PA Profession (2012)

Position paper approved by the four organizations for the PA profession: NCCPA, ARC-PA, PAEA, and AAPA.

Sample Core & Specialty Privileges for PAs

Examples of privileges that are granted to PAs.

EMTALA and Physician Assistants

Information on PAs and the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act.

PA Portfolio

PA Portfolio is a secure, online sharing and storage tool for important education, licensing and certification, and career records.