The appropriations bill signed by President Trump last week contained some good news for PAs: Despite the threat of deeper cuts, health workforce funding through Titles VII and VIII received only a 0.6 percent cut.
AAPA is proposing a new PA practice model — “optimal team practice” (OTP) — that would eliminate the legal requirement for a PA to have a specific relationship with a collaborating physician. This is not the right prescription for new graduates.
Last week, 61 PA educators, four editors, two psychometricians, and four association executives gathered in Oklahoma City to engage in a fast-paced three days of item review. Enjoy these photos and highlights from the event.