You need to be licensed by the state you’ll practice in before you can begin seeing patients. Here are five key tips you need to get and stay licensed in your state and help the licensing process run as smoothly as possible.
State laws and regulations can greatly affect your scope of practice. AAPA provides several resources to understand how they may affect you.
Some state’s laws governing PA practice and its laws governing the use of ionizing radiation are in conflict with one another. AAPA has worked with several state chapters in recent years to clarify PAs’ ability to use ionizing radiation.