• Certified Physician Assistants Provide Value-Based Care, Patients Benefit

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    Over 102,000 certified physician assistants (PA-Cs) are in the spotlight as the Center for Medicaid and Medicare Services focuses on value-based care — achieving the best outcomes at the lowest cost.

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  • Certified Physician Assistants Transform the Face of Healthcare

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    New Statistics Show Certified Physician Assistants Transform the Face of Health Care. Read the press release here.

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  • ABIM Announcement

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    In early February, the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) announced that some elements of its Maintenance of Certification (MOC) process would be temporarily suspended to allow more time for the consideration and development of those programs and systems. Having reviewed the decision of the ABIM and that organization’s MOC process, there are a few important points that distinguish the NCCPA certification maintenance requirements from those of the ABIM.

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  • Physician Assistants: Serving Special Populations

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    In the March issue of Population Health, NCCPA president and CEO, Dawn Morton-Rias, PA-C, discusses the many patient groups and clinical settings where PAs work in "Physician Assistants: Serving Special Populations."

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  • 240 Certified PAs were Awarded a CAQ

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    In December, 240 certified physician assistants (PA-Cs) who practice in seven specialties were awarded an advanced credential after completing the requirements to earn a Certificate of Added Qualifications (CAQ) in their specialty.

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