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Committees

 

MAPA's standing committees are crucial to developing initiatives and carrying out strategic goals.

Each committee plays a vital role in the on-going growth and development of the Minnesota Physician Assistant industry.

Join a committee today to expand your professional network and increase involvement!

 

Below are the current committees and each main focus:  

 

BYLAWS
COMMITTEE CHAIR: Bev Kimball, PA-C
  • Reviews MAPA Bylaws and Policy Manual to present any needed revisions or additions to the Board
 
CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION (CME)
COMMITTEE CHAIR: CLOVER SCHULTZ, PA-C
  • To provide a forum for MAPA business meetings - offers, plans and presents continuing medical education seminars for MAPA members and appropriate others

 

CORPORATE RELATIONS
  • Serves to as a liaison with Pharmaceutical and other health related companies for sponsorship in support of MAPA activities

 

LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT
COMMITTEE CHAIR: mikal mikkelson, ms, PA-C, atc
  • Facilitates involvement of the general membership in MAPA activities and establishes procedures for soliciting MAPA members who wish to be candidates in the annual election

 
LEGISLATIVE
COMMITTEE CHAIR: lESLIE MILTEER, PA-C & BECKY NESS, PA-C
  • Monitors and participates in state regulatory affairs relating to the PA profession, works with the MAPA lobbyist to identify issues to monitor, and works with AAPA on national issues
 
MEMBERSHIP
COMMITTEE CHAIR: MARY ANDERSON, PA-C
  • To maintain accurate and current records and correspondence regarding members of MAPA - maintains current membership and recruits new members
 
PUBLIC AND PROFESSIONAL RELATIONS
COMMITTEE CHAIR: JENNIFER LIPINSKI, PA-C & MARY ALIVIA TOLSMA, PA-C
  • Educates, promotes and increases recognition of the Physician Assistant profession among health care professionals and the general public
 
 PUBLICATIONS
COMMITTEE CHAIR: AARON BROWNE, PA-C
  • Supports chapter goals and activities to serve the profession via regular publications including newsletter, social media, and other communication forums
 
 REIMBURSEMENT
COMMITTEE CHAIR: NATHAN BENN, PA-C
  • Maintains awareness of current reimbursement policies concerning Medicare/Medicaid issues, and other third-party payers and serves as a contact for MAPA members concerning third-party payment issues 
 
SCHOLARSHIP
COMMITTEE CHAIR: DEB SCHILLING, PA-C
  • Establishes, maintains and distributes funds for physician assistant student scholarships annually
 
 STUDENT RELATIONS
COMMITTEE CHAIR: KESLEY MCFARLANE, PA-C
  • Establishes and maintains a strong relationship between MAPA and PA students 

 

 

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