- Champion the
interests of PAs working in the VA system and promote these interests at the
federal level and to the American Academy of PAs.
access to exceptional care for our nation’s veterans by decreasing
barriers to practice for PAs within the VA.
and sustain collaborative relationships with organizations that share common
a focal point for sharing information among VA PAs across the nation.
- VAPAA does not represent
PAs in individual local employment matters.
- VAPAA may provide
guidance and support to VAPAA members, but local employment matters such as
step increases, pay, credentialing, assigned tour hours, and discipline can
only be addressed at the local level and/or with AFGE.
VAPAA is a constituent organization of the American Association of Physician Assistants (AAPA).