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PAEA Part of President’s Plan to Combat Drug Abuse

October 22, 2015

At an event in West Virginia yesterday, President Obama announced plans to address the escalating abuse of prescription drugs and heroin in our country. A White House fact sheet outlining efforts to combat this serious epidemic focused on a two-pronged approach involving prescriber training and improving access to treatment. PAEA was mentioned, along with the […]

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HHS takes Next Step to Advance Health Equity through ACA

September 3, 2015

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a proposed rule, titled Nondiscrimination in Health Programs and Activities, that will assist some of the populations that have been most vulnerable to discrimination and will help provide those populations equal access to health care and health coverage. Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) extended […]

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Community College Approved to Offer MPAS

June 23, 2015

Red Rocks Community College (RRCC) in Lakewood, Colorado, has received the green light to confer a Master of Physician Assistant Studies on graduates of its PA program. The final approval marks the end of a five-year process involving the Colorado legislature, the State Board for Community Colleges and Occupational Education, the Colorado Commission on Higher Education, […]

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