AAPA– The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) is the only national organization that represents physician assistants (PAs) in all specialties and all employment settings.
Bi-State Recruitment Center– The New Hampshire Vermont Recruitment Center, a service of Bi-State Primary Care Association, is the only non-profit recruitment resource in New Hampshire and Vermont for health care professionals. Our mission is to recruit and retain primary care providers in New Hampshire and Vermont with emphasis on the needs of medically underserved areas and populations. We recruit physicians, dentists, physician assistants and nurse practitioners. We are also a resource for information on State and Federal Loan Repayment programs.
CDC– CDC’s Mission is to collaborate to create the expertise, information and tools that people and communities to protect their health – through health promotion, prevention of disease, injury and disability, and preparedness for new health threats..
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center – Dartmouth-Hitchcock is one of Northern New England’s most extensive health-care network and a leader in patient care, research, and education. Our organization includes Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center and Dartmouth Medical School, a nationally-recognized teaching hospital and medical school.
Fletcher Allen Health Care– Fletcher Allen Health Care (now The University of Vermont Medical Center) is a private, publicly supported, non-profit teaching hospital and physician network, serving more than 850,000 people in the State of Vermont and in northeastern New York State.
Massachusetts Association of Physician Assistants– The Massachusetts Association of Physician Assistants is dedicated to providing qualify leadership to the physician assistant community of Massachusetts. To this end MAPA will providing CME opportunities, job listings, and legislative presence. MAPA’s membership currently includes over 400 Pas and PA students from all across the state.
National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) – NCCPA is the only certifying organization for physician assistants in the United States. Established as a not-for-profit organization in 1974, NCCPA is dedicated to assuring the public that certified physician assistants meet established standards of clinical knowledge and cognitive skills upon entry into practice and throughout their careers. All U.S. states, the District of Columbia and the U.S. territories have decided to rely on NCCPA certification as one of the criteria for licensure or regulation of physician assistants. As of Dec. 31, 2014, there were approximately 102,000 certified PAs.
Physician Assistant EDU– Our mission is to serve as a dedicated resource for future and current Physician Assistants. The information on our website is comprised of licensing guides, details on pursing a specialty area of practice, earning a certificate of added qualification (CAQ), preparing for the PANCE exam and salary data that will help individuals get into and advance in their career.