New Members’ Only Discount Benefit – Recertification Preparation Material from Exam Master

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Exam Master has been serving the PA community for over ten years by providing a collection of high quality PANCE/PANRE preparation resources.  Exam Master’s Academic Manager is also a leading resource used by PA programs throughout the country. By accessing Exam Master through our special portal, ConAPA members will automatically receive a 15% discount. Click […]

IMPORTANT CHANGES IN PA LAW IN EFFECT 10.1.2015

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Effective October 1, 2015, three changes in the Statutes regarding controlled substances went into effect which impact physician assistants. From Public Act 15-198: 1) Prior to prescribing greater than a seventy-two-hour supply of any controlled substance to any patient, the prescribing practitioner or such practitioner’s authorized agent who is also a licensed health care professional shall review the […]

ConnAPA Salary Report Available

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Survey Purpose: To provide all practicing PAs, employers, and institutions in CT current information regarding salaries, financial benefits, paid time off and continuing medical education benefits here in Connecticut.Methods: This survey was administered online from May 19, 2014 through July 15, 2014. A total of 229 responses were received from a total of over 1,200 […]

ConnAPA Successful in Testimony on Definition of Surgery Bill

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The Public Health Committee has approved a modified version of HB 5625, the Definition of Surgery bill.  The current version creates a Task Force to study and discuss the issue which is what ConnAPA requested in our testimony.  A report would be due to the Public Health Committee on January 1, 2016. In addition, the […]

Medications/Nonprescription Drugs Now Tax Free in CT – Tell Your Patients.

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Governor Malloy today announced that as the result of P.A. 14-47, Sec. 48, which was made effective on April 1, 2015, nonprescription drugs and medications are exempt from sales taxes in Connecticut beginning today. Some examples of nonprescription items that are now sales tax free include things such as vitamins; antihistamines; cough, cold, asthma and […]