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Certified PAs are interwoven into the fabric of today’s healthcare system. Wherever medicine is practiced you can find Certified PAs who keep patients healthy and change lives. Their contributions are significant and newsworthy. Read what people are writing about Certified PAs.

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“Mental and behavioral health conditions, including substance misuse, are reaching epidemic proportions throughout the U.S.” Read the full article by Dawn Morton-Rias, Ed.D, PA-C, president and CEO of NCCPA.

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Supporting ImageCertified PA Ambreen Nadeem gives reasons why "PAs are Experts in Preventive Care" in this months Physician's Practice blogPhysician's PracticePAs are Experts in Preventive Care
Supporting ImageKristi Kincheloe, PA-C, explains myths and “PA Services in Mental HealthBehavioral Healthcare ExecutivePA Services in Mental Health
Supporting ImageDawn Morton-Rias, EdD, PA-C writes about Ways PAs Help Plans and Providers Treat Mental IllnessManaged Healthcare Executive Ways PAs Help Plans and Providers Treat Mental Illness
Supporting ImageNelae Keene, PA-C, specializes in psychiatry and addiction medicine and just published “How to Identify and Manage AddictionPhysician's Practice“How to Identify and Manage Addiction
Supporting ImageThree Certified PAs are highlighted in this article on 6 Ways PAs Contribute to Emergency Departments.Fierce Healthcare6 Ways PAs Contribute to Emergency Departments
Supporting ImageDawn Morton-Rias, Ed.D, PA-C, writes about changes and trends.Physicians PracticeCelebrating 50 Years as a Profession
Supporting ImageRead the blog by Donna Sutton PA-C, on how Certified PAs Enhance Hospice and Palliative CarePhysicians PracticeCertified PAs Enhance Hospice and Palliative Care
Supporting ImageMeet Christopher Edelstein, PA-C, who has a CAQ in Emergency Medicine and a CAQ in Hospital Medicine. He believes patients are looking up provider credentials on the internet to ensure they have the credentials that make them comfortable. Read his and other stories about certified PAs at http://pasdothat.net/MeetNCCPAMeet Christopher Edelstein, PA-C, who has a CAQ in Emergency Medicine and a CAQ in Hospital Medicine
Supporting ImageView the most recent press release from NCCPA: Certified PAs Transform Specialty Healthcare Teams. NCCPACertified PAs Transform Specialty Healthcare Teams.
Supporting ImageRead the blog by Marisa Rodriguez, PA-C, on How Certified PAs Contribute to Pediatrics in Physicians Practice.BlogHow Certified PAs Contribute to Pediatrics in Physicians Practice
Supporting ImageJoin the readers of Benefits Pro who are learning "How PAs Are Helping Control Health Care Costs, Expand Access."Benefits ProHow PAs Are Helping Control Health Care Costs, Expand Access
Supporting ImageView a joint press release by NCCPA and the nccPA Health Foundation on Mental Health on the Forefront of Issues for Certified PAsNCCPA and the nccPA Health FoundationMental Health on the Forefront of Issues for Certified PAs
Supporting ImageRead "Treating America's Veterans in Your Practice" by NCCPA Immediate Past Board Chair Denni Woodmansee, MS, PA-CPhysicians PracticeTreating America's Veterans in Your Practice
Supporting ImageMary Katherine Charles, PA-C writes about "How PAs Can Bring Concierge Medicine to Your Practice"Physicians PracticeHow PAs Can Bring Concierge Medicine to Your Practice
Supporting ImageBecker’s ASC Review uses NCCPA’s 2016 Statistical Profile report in its coverage: 15 Things to know about the Modern Physician AssistantBecker’s ASC Review 15 things to know about the modern physician assistant
Supporting ImageCertified PA Kevin Free talks about "How Hospital Medicine Can Get the Most from NPs and PAs"MedscapeHow Hospital Medicine Can Get the Most from NPs and PAs
Supporting ImageListen to PAs Taking the Modern Medical Practice with Dawn Morton-RiasPodcast interview PAs Taking the Modern Medical Practice by Storm
Supporting ImageCertified PA Janelle Hanna shares her knowledge of Telehealth as a Way to Deliver HealthcarePhysicians Practice Telehealth as a Way to Deliver Healthcare
Supporting ImageNCCPA President Dawn Morton-Rias authors an article on Certified PAs providing high quality, cost-effective careInsurance Thought Leadership A Way to Reduce Healthcare Costs
Supporting ImageDawn Morton-Rias, EdD, PA-C says in an article in Forbes "The profession is young and the demand for well-qualified providers is expanding. Certified PAs contribute greatly to the value-based care model and offer a solution to the nation’s need to provide access to care at a sustainable cost.”ForbesThe profession is young and the demand for well-qualified providers is expanding
Supporting ImageNCCPA President and CEO Dawn Morton-Rias shares "Ways to Best Use Certified PAs in Practice"Physicians PracticeWays to Best Use Certified PAs in Practice
Supporting ImageDawn Morton-Rias, EdD, PA-C makes "The Case for PAs"Physician Leadership JournalThe Case for Physician Assistants
Supporting ImageDawn Morton-Rias, EdD, PA-C and Ken Ferrell (PA from first Duke University graduating class) share thoughts on the 50th Anniversary of the PA professionNPR Radio (Start at 20-minute mark)50th Anniversary of the PA profession
Supporting ImageFormer NCCPA Board Chair Viki Kaprielian, M.D. and NCCPA Board Member Joel Kase, D.O., offer their colleagues reasons to invite Certified PAs into their practiceAAFP’s Family Practice ManagementInvite PAs into your practice
Supporting ImageNCCPA just release its updated Statistical Report of Certified PAs by StateNCCPAStatistical Report of Certified PAs by State
Supporting ImageCertified PA Kendra Thomsen explains how PAs Alter the Course of Chronic Kidney DiseasePhysicians PracticePAs Alter the Course of Chronic Kidney Disease
Supporting ImageNCCPA President and CEO Dawn Morton-Rias shares “Ways to Best Use Certified PAs in Practice” Physicians PracticeWays to Best Use Certified PAs in Practice
Supporting ImageNCCPA President and CEO Dawn Morton-Rias discusses the importance of lifelong learning, a cornerstone of the PA professionHealth System ManagementLessons in Lifelong Learning