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Join PAOS

 

Find Out Where You Fit In

 

The PA role relies on teamwork and collaboration to best serve patients and colleagues. Join our team of 1,800 members and collaborate within a community of dedicated PAs practicing in orthopaedics. Find out where you fit in and begin to take advantage of the opportunities PAOS has to offer.


Join as a Fellow if you’re aPhysician Assistant who is…

 

  • Employed in Orthopaedics, and

  • Certified by the NCCPA, and

  • a Member of the AAPA in good standing

 


 

Join as an International Fellow if you’re a Physician Assistant who has Graduated from an accredited international Physician Assistant/Associate program.

 

*Please note, International Fellow members may not hold office, but will be full voting members of the association.

 


 

Join as an Associate if you’re a Physician Assistant who…

 

  • has Graduated from an approved Physician Assistant program, and

  • is not a current member of the AAPA 

  • was Initially NCCPA certified, but did not maintain NCCPA certification

 

 

*Please note, Associate members may not hold office, but will be full voting members of the association.

 


 

Join as an Active Military if you’re a Physician Assistant employed in orthopaedics, and actively serving in the military.

 

 


 

Join as an Emeritus if you’re a Physician Assistant employed in orthopaedics, and aged 65 or older.

 


 

Join as an Affiliate if you're a medical professional who treats patients and are not a PA, have no affiliation with the AAPA, yet need ongoing continuing education to fulfill their accrediting organization’s requirement. (Affiliate membership is a limited membership designed for non PAs to access PAOS CME content at a discount. There will be restricted access to some website content and there will be no voting rights or ability to hold office.)

 


 

Join as a Student if you’re Physician Assistant student enrolled in a CAAHEP accredited PA program.

 


 

Be Better Together

 

We offer group membership discount rates, just give us a call at (800) 804-7267 to coordinate.

  • 10% membership discount for 5-10 PAs per orthopaedic group

  • 15% membership discount for 11-20 PAs per orthopaedic group

  • 25% membership discount for >20 PAs per orthopaedic group