Delaware Academy of PAs

Providing high quality health care for the people of the First State.

Travis Fogelman, PA-C , Daniella Benson, PA-C, Ed Woodford, PA-C Holding PA WEEK 2018 Governor Carney Proclamation

Colleen Davis, PA-C , Senator Tom Carper, Daniella Benson, PA-C: 2018 AAPA Legislation and Advocacy Summit, Washington, DC


HB169 Urgent Info

Hello DAPA members, As you heard earlier this week, January 22 is the day that the bill to modernize Delaware PA practice will be presented at the House Sunset Committee. This is a crucial first step and we need your

DAPA supports legislation of healthier drink and restaurant kid’s meals

The following letter was sent to Representative Melissa Minor-Brown to express DAPA’s support of important legislation regarding healthier drinks and restaurant kid’s meals. Also attached is a flyer with additional facts and information. Representative Melissa Minor-Brown, The Delaware Academy of

Important Measles Virus Update

Information regarding measles from the Delaware Division of Public Health sent on behalf of the Medical Director Dr. Rick Hong: As a result of the recent measles outbreak nationwide, several medical providers have shared with me that they are receiving

DAPA would like to inform you of an exciting Grant Opportunity!

Exciting Grant Opportunity #1   DAPA would like to award a Delaware practicing PA DAPA member  or DAPA PA student member with a financial grant to attend the AAPA Leadership & Advocacy Summit (LAS) this March 14-16 (arrival date March

PA Direct Payment Act

The AAPA has been working to have the Physician Assistant Direct Payment Act introduced soon in the new Congress. This legislation would authorize PAs to receive direct payment under Medicare. Introduction of this legislation in the Senate would be an exciting

DAPA Newsletter – Sept 2018

Please enjoy the latest edition of the DAPA Newsletter. Newsletter Sept 2018

A TREMENDOUS Win on Hospice!

See below from the AAPA regarding Senator Carper. DAPA has sent a letter of thanks regarding his support of PAs. Dear Delaware PAs, We have achieved a tremendous victory on hospice. Early this morning, Congress passed a budget agreement that

Bill S. 2214 Thank you letter to Sen. Carper

The Honorable Thomas Carper United States Senate Washington, DC  20510   Dear Senator Carper:   On behalf of the more than 500 physician assistants (PAs) in Delaware, we are writing to thank you for your leadership in introducing S. 2214. 

2017 Legislative Update

Hello Delaware PA’s!    I wanted to take some time to inform our members of what is going on in the DAPA world. I apologize for the lack of communication over the past few months, but we wanted to gather

Required Controlled Substance Education

Everyone renewing their controlled substance Delaware license is required to complete a one-time one hour of DE specific education and every renewal period, two-hours of non-DE specific education in the area of controlled substance prescribing practices, treatment of chronic pain and