Arkansas Academy of Physician Assistants

Arkansas Academy of Physician Assistants

The Arkansas Academy of Physician Assistants (ARAPA) is a professional organization and functions as a volunteer association consisting of a Board of Directors, legal counsel and various committees. Together with other members of the health care team, legislators and the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), we are working to eliminate barriers to care and enhance existing healthcare delivery systems. ARAPA serves as the voice of the profession for our state.

Our Mission is to represent all PAs in the state of Arkansas promoting our profession through continuing education and advocating quality health care while optimizing the full utilization of PA skills.

News & Announcements

Last week, Congress passed and the President signed into law a provision that allows PAs to manage and provide hospice care to Medicare patients....

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This morning the Arkansas State Medical Board conducted a public hearing on regulation 2 concerning excessive prescribing of opioid medications....

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Upcoming Events

Little Rock, AR

Friday, March 2, 2018 at 7:30am CT

Arlington, VA

Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 7:30am ET

San Antonio, TX

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 7:00am CT

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Job Opportunities

Tahlequah, OK · Position at Barton Associates

A Barton Associates client in Oklahoma is looking for a foot and ankle orthopedics physician assistant who can provide locum tenens...

Broken Arrow, OK · Position at NP Now

Stable and busy Specialty practice seeks a confident and collaborative Nurse Practitioner/NP or Physician Assistant/PA to work in Medical...

Hindsville, AR · Position at Barton Associates

A Barton Associates client in New Jersey is looking for a psychiatric PA who is able to provide three months of locum tenens coverage. On...

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