• Member Benefits



    Exclusive Member Savings

    Whether you’re looking for malpractice or liability insurance, savings on clinical tools or even car rentals, AAPA members enjoy exclusive discounts on a variety of products and services. Check out all of your Member Discounts online.


    AAPA membership offers a variety of benefits to help you:

    • Complete Your CME
    • Stay Informed
    • Protect Your Profession
    • Enhance Your Career
    • Enjoy Members-Only Discounts
    • Use Clinical Tools
    • Boost Your Network
    • Get Involved
    • Learning Central − Home to more than 400 CME activities. You can store your certificates and track your CME online
    • AAPA Annual Conference − Choose from 240+ hours of top-quality CME, learn about the latest medical innovations, enjoy fun networking events with 6,000+ PAs and more!
    • Featured CME Programs − Discounts on featured CME, including PI and Self-Assessment
    • Live CME − Discounts on our live CME events. Find a local event near you!
    • JAAPA − Our official peer-reviewed clinical journal with CME in every issue (FREE)
    • PA Professional − Our monthly PA news magazine (FREE)
    • PA-Central − A biweekly update on upcoming events and new products (FREE)
    • Health Monitor − A bimonthly publication on general health and patient education (FREE)
    • Medical Watch − Daily e-newsletter covering the latest medical headlines (FREE)
    • Navigating Healthcare − The healthcare environment is changing rapidly. Receive in-depth information on how the Affordable Care Act (ACA) affects your practice and your patients.
    • Reimbursement − Maximize your legitimate reimbursement with our guides and information.
    • State Laws and Regulations − Review a summary of laws for PAs in your state.
    • Issue Briefs − Learn about professional issues, state-specific and specialty-specific issues.

    Our advocacy team ensures that PAs' critical message − increasing access to high-quality, cost-effective healthcare, removing federal barriers to PA practice, patient safety and implementing healthcare reform − is heard by policy makers on Capitol Hill.

      •  Job Placement Services NEW!− Access personalized job placement services - in all specialties and settings - from the AAPA Center for Healthcare Leadership and Management (CHLM) and The Lyle Group (FREE)
      • PA Job Link − Search for jobs online using our nationwide job board.
      • PA Salary Report − See what other PAs in your specialty and area are making (a $200 value FREE to fellows, student and retired members)
      • PA Career Coach − Get personalized career advocacy from someone who has helped thousands of PAs navigate career transitions and negotiate the best possible contracts. AAPA members save up to 25 percent.
      • Career ComPAnion − A step-by-step guide for new PA graduates and PAs new to practice.
      • Contacts and Contracts − Essentials for navigating professional issues and career transitions.


      Receive discounts on career tools, insurance, travel and lifestyle goods and more!
      • PQRS Wizard  Collect, validate and report your results to CMS with this online tool
      • RxSavingsPlus  Save patients money on prescriptions with this free discount card
      • Ovid MD  A centralized online source for point-of-care and research support tools for finding quick, relevant answers while with a patient.
      • UpToDate®  The evidenced-based, physician-authored resource you can trust to make the right point-of-care decisions. AAPA members receive $115 off initial annual subscription, or $50 off a subscription renewal.
      • Canopy Medical App  Choose from 15 languages to translate medical phrases from your Android or iPhone. (FREE for fellows and student members)
      • Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins  AAPA members can enjoy a 30 percent discount on all titles available at lww.com.
      • Huddle NEW!  AAPA’s new members-only online community for sharing ideas and resources. Plus, search the member directory and send private messages to other Huddle members. (FREE for fellows, student and retired members)
      • PAs Connect  Online communities for PAs to communicate, learn, share their experiences and discuss changes in the profession.
      • AAPA's Membership Directory  Connect with other members using the directory.
      • Constituent Organizations  Join an AAPA-affiliated chapter, specialty group, caucus or special interest group.
      Play an active role boosting PA visibility; give back to communities in need, and help shape the future role of the profession by volunteering with us. Members are eligible to shape AAPA's legislative agenda and policy by serving in the House of Delegates.
    • Not a Member?
      Join Now