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Legislative & Regulatory
Tuesday, May 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Clarification on PA Authorized Prescriptions »
As a reminder, since November 4, 2012, authorized prescriptions issued by a Physician Assistant(s) (PA) DO NOT require a p...
Friday, March 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
2019 Physician Assistant Advocacy Day »
The Massachusetts Association of Physician Assistants (MAPA) invites you to join us for Physician Assistant Advocacy...
Friday, March 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MAPA Files Bills for the 2019 Legislative Session »
View more information about the bills filed by clicking on the links below: S.1050/H.1686 An Act Relative to Physic...
Monday, October 8, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
MAPA Does Not Support Question 1 »
MAPA is not in support of Question 1, a ballot that will be on the November election for Massachusetts voters. To fin...
Thursday, May 31, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
MAPA Legislative Update – May 2018 »
As you know, MAPA filed legislation this session, H.3205 and S.1085, An Act enabling physician assistants to authorize psy...

MAPA News
Wednesday, December 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
How Can We Help Providers Better Address Opioid Use Disorder? Your Opinion Matters! »
Dear MAPA Members: Please share your perspective in this 15-20 minute survey. Made possible by funding from the GE Fo...
Friday, March 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
MAPA’s Response to Article in Boston Globe »
Boston Globe March 2, 2018 In citing undersupply of doctors, don’t overlook physician assistants Dr. Jeffrey S. Fl...
Friday, December 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Psychological Health Webinar »
The Defense Health Agency (DHA) Psychological Health Center of Excellence (PHCoE) provides the Military Health System with...