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Psychiatric Residency Program for PAs

We are beginning a new psychiatric residency program for PAs here at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center in Houston, Texas along with our academic partner, Baylor College of Medicine. Our program is one year in duration and pays

PA Billing Practices

Letter from Delaware Health and Social Services

Delaware PA Medical Practice Act

2016 may prove to be a transitional year for all PA’s as the AAPA moves to re-brand our profession’s title and redefine our relationship with physicians to one of collaboration rather than supervision. As this national initiative seeks to change

Delaware PA talks Melanoma and Skin Cancer prevention on local Radio Show

DE Physician Assistant, Daniella Benson discusses Melanoma and Skin Cancer identification and prevention on local Delaware Radio station.  Daniella works for Premier Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery.  She is also an active member of the Delaware Academy of Physician Assistants.  To

People to People Ambassador Citizen Program – Australia Program

The People to People Ambassador Citizen Program is organizing a delegation of physician assistants to travel to Australia.  Australia has developed their first physician assistant programs and graduated their first classes over the past several years.  We are hoping by

Delaware Physician Assistant Honored

Lt. Col. Barry Orbinati says he is lucky to be alive thanks to the heroic work of a physician’s assistant who tended to him at the emergency room last year. Orbinati, a 53-year-old stationed near New Castle with the Delaware

DELAWARE TO OFFER LUNG CANCER SCREENING

DOVER (April 30, 2015) – The Division of Public Health’s Screening for Life Program will now cover lung cancer screenings for Delawareans who qualify for the Screening for Life Program. The Screening for Life Program covers breast, cervical, colorectal, and prostate cancer screenings

Winners of the FREE registration: 2015 Pharmacology Conference

Congratulations to Tallie Miller PA-C and Carol Abboud PA-C, winners of free registration to Pharmacology 2015! Join them as well as fellow DAPA members on Saturday April 25th to get updated on topics such as Hepatitis C and Rheumatoid Arthritis.

AAPA President Featured on C-SPAN’s Washington Journal

November 9, 2014 AAPA President John McGinnity, MS, PA-C, DFAAPA, appeared on C-SPAN’s Washington Journal on Saturday, Nov. 8, to talk about the valuable roles PAs play in today’s healthcare system. He explained to patients and viewers how PAs are educated

2015 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule

On Oct. 31, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the final 2015 Medicare physician fee schedule. This rule sets payment rates for calendar year 2015 and finalizes numerous coverage policy issues for the Medicare program. Key aspects