Advocacy, Gov't Relations

Update: HRSA Primary Care Training and Enhancement Awards 

January 13, 2021

Following the release of a December 14  Primary Care Training and Enhancement Notice of Funding Opportunity focusing on physician maternal health training, the PAEA Government Relations team reached out to the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) staff to clarify the agency’s intentions for the program. Recently, the largest Primary Care Training and Enhancement (PCTE) program competition has been open to PA programs on a five-year basis, and many PA programs were planning to apply for funding in the current cycle. While […]

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Take Action Now to Finalize Student Documentation Proposal

September 4, 2019

Following nearly two years of persistent, interprofessional advocacy by PAEA and other groups, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released its calendar year 2020 Physician Fee Schedule proposed rule in late July. This proposed rule, which is released annually as an update to Medicare’s reimbursement policy, includes an important proposal to allow all […]

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