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Tuesday, June 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wisconsin: A Key Player in the 2018 AAPA House of Delegates »
Wisconsin:  A Key Player in the 2018 AAPA House of Delegates by Julie Doyle, MPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA It was an...
Friday, April 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Board of Directors Election Results »
WAPA is pleased to announce the outcome of the recent Board of Directors election this spring:  Vice President:...
Thursday, February 8, 2018
Important Announcement: PA Name Survey Executive Summary »
An important announcement: PA Name Survey Executive Summary The Wisconsin Academy of Physician Assistants (WAPA) Execu...
Friday, September 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Khou Xiong, Physician Assistant for Red Cliff »
PA doing amazing work--needs PA Law Modernization to More Effectively Care For Her At Risk Patients by Paula Havisto,...
Wednesday, January 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Eric Elliot BOD quoted on WPR and WEAU »
Our very own Eric Elliot quoted in WPR article and interviewed by Eau Claire Station. Please check it out below...

Legislative & Advocacy Updates
Monday, August 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
DHS publishes new scope statement for PAs with addition training »
WI Department of Health Services is discussing amendments related to substance abuse disorder treatment services. This dis...
Thursday, July 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
New op-ed by Wisconsin PA: Modernizing PA laws will increase rural access to healthcare »
Paula Havisto, MS, PA-C, Wisconsin Academy of PAs Advocacy Committee Co-Chair has contributed an op-ed to the Augues newsl...
Friday, June 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
National Rural Health Association Calls for PA Law Modernization »
The National Rural Health Association (NRHA) has published a policy brief, calling on PA law modernization to improve rura...
Sunday, May 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Forbes interviews AAPA CEO Jenna Dorn »
According to Forbes.com, more states are lifting restrictions and regulatory hurdles to allow physician assistants to work...
Wednesday, July 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
WAPA Testimony on Advanced Practice Clinical Grants »
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Other Latest News
Wednesday, July 25, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Physicians assistants can improve rural health care access »
Days ago, WAPA President Eric Elliot contributed an op-ed to the Superior Telegram about the challenge for rural residents...
Monday, June 25, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
National Hamilton Project Calls for Removing Anti-Competitive Barriers for RNs, PAs »
The Hamilton Project is an economic policy initiative at the well-known Brookings Institution, guided by a unique combinat...
Saturday, March 18, 2017
Advanced-Practice Providers Are Key to America's Healthcare Future »
Forbes.com states, Advanced-Practice Providers Are Key to America's Healthcare Future! Please click on the quote b...
Friday, May 29, 2015
Member Spotlight: Jeff Nicholson Presents at AAPA 2015 Conference »
Malpractice Avoidance and Malpractice Insurance: Keeping Both My Patients and My License Safe “You have a profe...
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
WAPA Member Ground Breaking Work Published »
M edical costs related to sexual health in the United States are substantial. It has been estimated that there is a pu...