Newly Released Data on PAs Working in Medically Underserved Areas
For Immediate Release
Johns Creek, Ga., February 27, 2023 –the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) has published the 2021 Statistical Profile of Certified PAs by State. Data from almost 134,000 PAs are included in the report, making it the most comprehensive source of information on PAs in the United States.
The report provides data from each state on topics such as race/ethnicity, income, specialty practice areas, and settings, use of telemedicine, job satisfaction, burnout, retirement plans, and more. New to the report this year is information on PAs who practice in Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs) and Medically Underserved Areas (MUAs).