Alerts

Gov't Relations

PAEA Response to White House Report on Reforming America’s Health Care System

December 18, 2018

On December 3, the Trump Administration released its “Report on Reforming America’s Healthcare System Through Choice and Competition,” a wide-ranging analysis examining policy barriers to choice and competition in health care markets that recommends steps that may be taken by federal and state actors to address those barriers. PAEA commends the administration’s recognition of the […]

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Funding

NHSC Loan Repayment Program Benefits PAs with MAT Waiver

December 12, 2018

As PA educators across the country prepare students to respond to the national opioid epidemic, PAEA has advocated for the institution of new loan repayment incentives for recent PA graduates to practice in behavioral health capacities. To this end, the recently signed SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act authorized $25 million annually through 2023 to […]

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Assessment

See Comparative Statistics for PACKRAT Version 23

December 12, 2018

PACKRAT™ Version 23 national statistics have been added to cohort and student performance reports. These data, available to faculty users, include national average scores, standard deviations, and percentile statistics — and will be updated weekly as more students take the exam. We wait for 300 administrations to make this announcement to ensure the statistics are […]

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Leadership Opportunities

Fellowship Opportunity: Delivery System Science

December 12, 2018

AcademyHealth is accepting applications for its annual Delivery System Science Fellowship (DSSF). The fellowship, now in its eighth year, was created “to provide hands-on training and professional opportunities for highly qualified researchers with a background in health services research (HSR) or related fields to enhance analytic skills and ultimately increase the capacity of the HSR […]

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Accreditation

Deadline for Standards Feedback Rapidly Approaching

December 5, 2018

The December 15 deadline to submit comments to the ARC-PA is coming up fast. To submit your comments to the ARC-PA, please first review the draft 5th edition of the Standards, and then send your comments to standardsfeedback@arc-pa.org. All faculty are encouraged to provide feedback to the ARC-PA and to also copy PAEA at standardsfeedback@PAEAonline.org. […]

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