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Position Statement
Tuesday, May 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Shawn Parcells Position Statement »
American Association of Pathologists' Assistants Statement Regarding Shawn Parcells Misrepresenting Himself as a Pathologi...
Monday, May 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAPA Statement on New York Pathologists’ Assistant Licensure »
The American Association of Pathologists’ Assistants (AAPA) is very concerned about the large number of individuals who ap...
Friday, May 3, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
New York Grandfathering Licensure Pathway for Pathologists’ Assistants »
Addressing concerns about a significant number of unqualified individuals being granted a New York Pathologists’ Assistant...
Friday, April 26, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAPA Response to Shawn Parcells News Story »
We have had several members contact the Board of Trustees (BOT) over the last few days to make certain we are aware of the...
Saturday, April 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAPA Town Hall Meeting Recap – Forensics »
The AAPA held its first Town Hall Meeting of 2019 on April 9th live from the Spring Meeting in Phoenix, Arizona.  Mem...
Friday, December 14, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
2nd Edition Grossing Guidelines: December 2018 Update »
The AAPA is pleased to announce the release of all sections of the 2 nd edition AAPA Macroscopic Examination Guid...
Friday, September 28, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAPA Town Hall Meeting Recap – Advocacy »
The AAPA held its fourth Town Hall Meeting Live! at the New Orleans Fall Conference on September 24, 2018.  Members w...
Thursday, September 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Announcing the 2nd Edition Grossing Guidelines! »
The AAPA is pleased to begin the release of the 2 nd edition AAPA Macroscopic Examination Guidelines: Utilization of the...
Tuesday, September 4, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Establishing the Contemporary Practice of the Pathologists' Assistant »
“Scope of Practice” describes the procedures, actions, and processes that a healthcare practitioner is permitted to undert...
Friday, June 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAPA Joins the Commission on Cancer »
AAPA RECEIVES MEMBER ASSOCIATION STATUS WITH THE COMMISSION ON CANCER We have exciting news regarding the AAPA’s parti...
Friday, June 8, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAPA Town Hall Meeting Recap – Licensure »
The AAPA held its third Town Hall Meeting on June 3rd, 2018.  Members were able to call in via GoToWebinar.  Spe...
Wednesday, June 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Announcing the AAPA Inspection Readiness Kit »
Has your laboratory director ever requested checklists for macroscopic specimen examination supervision templates or compe...
Thursday, April 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Introducing the new pathassist.org! »
Explore our brand new website, specially designed to increase the visibility of the PA profession and advocate for our mem...
Friday, March 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAPA Town Hall Meeting Recap – New CMP Requirements »
The AAPA held its second Town Hall Meeting on March 13th, 2018 at the Spring Meeting in Portland, Oregon.  Members wh...
Monday, February 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAPA Legislative Alert – New York »
As an update to our members working in New York: The licensing of PAs in NY is a complex process and has evolved over m...
Friday, February 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAPA Legislative Alert – CMS Request for Information »
As reported in January, we strongly encouraged you to read the proposed CMS changes at https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2...
Wednesday, January 24, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAPA Town Hall Meeting Recap – International Outreach »
The AAPA held its first Town Hall Meeting on the evening of Sunday, January 21, 2018 on GoToWebinar, an interactive format...
Wednesday, January 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAPA Legislative Alert – CMS Request for Information »
We at the American Association of Pathologists’ Assistants (AAPA) are continuously partnering with other laboratory profes...
Monday, November 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAPA Legislative Alert – New York »
In late 2016, the New York Governor signed a bill creating a new licensure category for Pathologists' Assistants.  Pl...
Monday, November 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New CMP Requirements for PAs »
What you need to know… What:  The ASCP recently announced new CMP requirements for Pathologists’ Assistants...
Friday, April 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Announcing the AAPA Grossing Guidelines! »
Today marks a huge milestone for the AAPA.  In addition to celebrating you and your contribution to the healthcare te...
Thursday, December 1, 2016   (2 Comments - view/add)
AAPA Legislative Alert – New York »
The New York Governor has signed off on a bill creating a new licensure category for Pathologists' Assistants!  This...
Wednesday, September 18, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAPA Legislative Alert – New York »
We are pleased to report that the governor of New York has signed the bill extending the grandfathering period for state c...
Friday, September 13, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Use of Doctorate of Anatomic Pathology »
The following represents a position statement by the American Association of Pathologist' Assistants regarding the use of...
Tuesday, June 11, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
New York Legislation - AAPA Breaking News »
Breaking news on the legislative front in New York The lobbying coalition has determined that there is not enough polit...
Friday, December 21, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Alert to Pathologists’ Assistants Regarding New York »
The State of New York has again begun issuing statements that raise questions about the legality of Pathologists’ Assistan...

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