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May 23-27, 2015 – AAPA Annual Conference, San Francisco, CA
July 26-31, 2015 – VAPA Summer CME Conference, Virginia Beach
White Coats on Call
VAPA will advocate for the PA profession with our physician partners at MSV at the General Assembly in Richmond on February 4, 2015. Register here!
A Message from VAPA President
A message from VAPA President, Ken Anderson awaits you.
VAPA Summer CME Conference!
Thanks for helping make our 2014 Conference a Huge Success!
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2015 VAPA Awards
Nominations for the 2015 VAPA Awards are open!
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VAPA advocates for all Virginia PAs, keeping you apprised of changing regulations. Be first to know about legislative successes! Maintain your professional investment and show your support with membership. It is never too late to renew membership! Simply click on the link in the column on the left to renew or join.
Effective July 1, 2013: DME/New Face-to-Face Documentation Requirements
On November 16, 2012, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published a new requirement that certain items of durable medical equipment (DME) can only be ordered after the physician, physician assistant, nurse practitioner, or clinical nurse specialist has had a face-to-face encounter with the patient to asses, evaluate, and/or treat the patient for the medical condition that supports the need for the DME product.
More details are available here.