News and Information

2017 NAPA BOD Election Results

July 10th, 2017|Categories: News|

The election committee has verified the votes and the results are as follows: President-Elect: Brian Sady Southern Director at Large: Lisa Logan HOD: Brian Lauf & Vivian Graham HOD was a very close race this year. It was so great to see all the participation. Recent elected candidates will take office July 1, 2017.

Nevada Adds PAs to POLST Law

June 13th, 2017|Categories: News|

June 6, 2017 Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval recently signed Assembly Bill 199 (AB 199) authorizing PAs to sign and make determinations related to Provider Order for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST) forms. The new law allows PAs that have diagnosed a patient with a terminal condition to explain the features and procedures offered by a POLST form and to complete and execute the form. Assembly Bill 199 also authorizes a PA to revoke POLST forms if the PA determines the patient lacks the capacity to make decisions

Attend Las Vegas CME Event

May 26th, 2017|Categories: CME/Events, News|

Help NAPA and receive a discount for a great CME event in Nevada Skin, Bones, Hearts and Private Parts CME coming to Las Vegas November 7-10, 2017 at Linq Hotel and Casino Enter promo code: NAPA and receive $50 off registration NAPA will receive $100 for every registration with the NAPA promo code. This money will directly fund efforts to advance PA practice in Nevada. Thank you SBHPP. Register Here

NAPA Membership Drive Raffle

May 26th, 2017|Categories: CME/Events, News|

Sign up to be a NAPA Member by September 1 and be entered into a drawing to receive one of two free registrations to the Las Vegas, Nevada CME Conference : LAS VEGAS, NEVADA November 7-10, 2017 The LINQ Hotel 3535 S Las Vegas Blvd Las Vegas, NV 89109 Join NAPA Here

NAPA Newsletter

September 3rd, 2015|Categories: News|

We are very excited about our NAPA newsletter! Please take a moment to look at this to see what has been going on with PAs in the state of Nevada. NAPA newsletter

From the National Governors Association

November 3rd, 2014|Categories: News|

Physician assistants (PAs) make up a small but rapidly expanding part of the health care workforce. Their training and education produce a sophisticated and flexible medical professional who can function in many specialty areas and within many practice structures. Because of their adaptability and lower cost, PAs can play an important role in the health care delivery system. Download the entire letter here: 1409TheRoleOfPhysicianAssistants