State Licensing

PAs must be licensed by the state in which they work before they can begin practice. Find our resources for how to get licensed here.

State Advocacy

Learn about key issues impacting PA practice and how PAs can take action to change state policies affecting them and the care they provide for their patients.

Advocacy Central

AAPA works to advance the profession and promote quality, accessibility and cost-effectiveness in patient-centered healthcare. Our advocacy engagement includes initiatives related to the federal, state and grassroots levels.