what is a pa?
A PA is a licensed professional who provides medical care as part of a patient-centered health care team. PAs work in a wide variety of medical and surgical disciplines in various practice settings. PAs are involved in all aspects of care, including taking medical histories, performing physical exams, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests, prescribing medications, performing procedures such as suturing and casting, assisting in the OR, and providing education to patients and their families.
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LAPA PRE-PA STUDENT MEMBERSHIP
Thinking about becoming a PA and want to get connected with LAPA? The LAPA Pre-PA Student membership is perfect for those who are not enrolled in a PA program yet, but are interested in pursuing a career in the PA profession. Benefits of becoming a LAPA Pre-PA student member include:
Pre-PA Student Member Application - $35 per year
Here is a short-list of recommended options you can try to gain some experience/exposure to the PA profession:
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