PAs Push to Nix Ratio

healthnewsillinois.com – A requirement that doctors enter into collaborative agreements with no more than five physician assistants would be eliminated under legislation recently approved by the Senate licensing committee. PAs have lost out on jobs because of...

PA License Renewal Update as of Wed. 2/28/18

Through our continued communication with IDFPR leadership the IAPA has learned that the state will be issuing an extension for licenses.  All renewals that accurately completed and postmarked on or before March 1st, 2018 will be considered timely AND WILL NOT BE...

PA License Renewal Update as of Fri. 2/23/18

UPDATED BULLETIN: State continues to assure IAPA that they will meet the renewal deadline! IAPA and our lobbying team continue to be in regular contact with the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation leadership. As of today, the state agency has...

PA License Renewal Update

The IDFPR is working on processing all back logged license renewals to meet the March 1st deadline. IAPA has been in close communication with the IDFPR and has asked that PAs stop calling inquiring about their license renewals.  The major influx of phone calls to the...

IAPA and Dan Shomon Inc. in Springfield

The Illinois Academy of Physician Assistants along with Dan Shomon Inc. hosted a reception in Springfield last night to inform legislators about our most pressing issues in Illinois. A big thanks to the 8 PAs and 35 legislators who joined us. We are grateful for your...