Monthly Archives:June 2017

Webinar

Looking Ahead to Healthy People 2030

June 21, 2017

On Thursday, June 22, US Department of Health and Human Services Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, along with the American Public Health Association, will host a webinar to discuss the development of the Healthy People 2030 initiative. Specifically, the webinar will cover how to use Healthy People 2020 to promote public health, how […]

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Assessment

ExamDriver Closed on July 4

June 21, 2017

As we celebrate Independence Day, PAEA will be restricting access to proctored exams on July 4. You may still schedule unproctored PACKRAT™ exams for these days — as well as purchase and schedule exams — but customer support services will not be available to assist with any issues that may arise. Any questions submitted via email, chat, […]

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Assessment

Version 5 of End of Rotation Exams Coming Soon

June 21, 2017

On Friday evening, July 7, we will publish Version 5 of our End of Rotation™ exams! While there won’t be any substantive updates to Blueprints or Topic Lists, there are some other exciting changes in this version: For the first time, we will have THREE forms available for our most popular exam – Family Medicine (FM). This will provide […]

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In Memoriam

Colleagues Gather to Remember Don Fisher

June 14, 2017

On Saturday, June 10, colleagues from across the PA and medical worlds gathered to celebrate the life of Donald Fisher, PhD, the first executive director of the association that is now PAEA. His most recent role was as president and CEO of AMGA, a position he had held since 1980. Don passed away earlier this […]

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Gov't Relations

PAEA Contacts Senate Leadership About AHCA

June 7, 2017

On June 6, PAEA submitted a letter to the offices of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) detailing PAEA’s concerns about patients’ ability to access affordable, quality health insurance under the House-passed American Health Care Act (AHCA) bill. PAEA has offered to serve as a resource to the […]

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