OTP - Optimal Team Practice

    Optimal Team Practice (OTP) is on the horizon. The OSPA supports OTP as it expands access to care and aligns the PA profession to the current healthcare marketplace. OTP was featured in 2 different sessions at the 2018 OSPA Fall CME. here's a fact sheet on OTP!

    The OSPA continues to be busy representing the needs of Oregon's PAs.
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    Fall CME and Other Things

    Click Here for the 2018 Speaker Presentations

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    Click Here for the Final Fall CME Program

    This program has been reviewed and is approved for a maximum of 32 hours of AAPA Category 1 CME credit by the Physician Assistant Review Panel. Physician assistants should claim only those hours actually spent participating in the CME activity. (28 hours maximum earnable by each


    The OSPA Summer 2018 Newsletter is Here

    The OSPA hosted 2 Regional OTP Dinners in January and February (Grants Pass and Bend) - with each very well attended. Stay tuned for further meeting dates and locations.

    The NEW OSPA Job Board is Now Live - Job Seekers and Employers. Check it out by clicking on Jobs/Careers.

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    Membership Special - Join Now and Your Renewal Date is the End of 2019!

    We need/want all PAs in Oregon to discover why the OSPA is their professional home! Join Now and your membership will be updated to reflect it being active until the end of 2019!

    No other professional society advocates exclusively for the needs of Oregon PAs.

    OSPA's Accomplishments
    * Hospital admitting privileges for PAs
    * Streamlined rules for PAs prescribing Suboxone
    * PAs can now dispense CIII & IV medications

    * Supported tax credits for rural PAs
    * Is moving forward on Optimal Team Practice (OTP) in Oregon - Your Future

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    Optimal Team Practice (OTP) -
    Do You Know All You Need To?

         If you are not up-to-date on current PA issues we strongly suggest you research the issue of Optimal Team Practice (OTP) which was passed by the AAPA House of Delegates in 2017 largely based on problems mentioned above. Let us know if you have questions. JOIN OSPA, if only for a couple years until we resolve this threat, WE NEED YOU AS A MEMBER OF OSPA TO HELP US RESOLVE THIS THREAT TO PATIENT CARE. This is a problem that is growing very quickly. No one else will work to protect your interests in this matter. Let us show you what we can do together, and we trust you will decide to remain an OSPA member.

    OTP - Some Background Information

    Salishan CME Photos

    Enjoy these photos of your colleagues and friends, photos of speakers, the student auctions, the OSPA society meeting, the OSPAfest Party and candid shots from throughout the weekend. View even more photos from the event by clicking the button below.

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