CAPA has many very actively engaged committees and we encourage all of our members to become more involved. Below is a description of our committees.

If you are interested in joining one of CAPA's committees, contact us today at capa@affinity-strategies.com

Would you like more information about CAPA's Committees?

JUDICIAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE

Maintain and ensure compliance of CAPA Bylaws and Policy manual with AAPA Bylaws and Policy. Monitor for necessary changes from the AAPA HOD. Ensure CAPA compliance. Serve as a resource for CAPA BOD and members on Bylaws and Policy. Perform yearly review as outlined in policy.

CME COMMITTEE

Working with management team, organize speakers and ideas for the yearly CME conference in Copper Mountain. Identify and finalize industry exhibitors and corporate sponsors. Advertise event and plan social activities.

LEGISLATIVE AND GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS  COMMITTEE

Work with CAPA lobbyist to monitor the legislature and regulators and actively promote PA positive legislation and regulation. Work closely with the AAPA in these endeavors. Attend Colorado Medical Board meetings and stakeholder meetings of the CMB and other regulatory agencies such as the Division of Workers' Comp. Actively testify in hearings for or against legislation affecting PAs at the Colorado State Capitol.

FINANCE COMMITTEE

Responsible for financial advisory and maiming recommendations to  CAPA.

MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE:

Responsible for the recruitment and retention of CAPA members. Responsible for any networking events outside of the winter CME meeting and usually PA week as well.

ELECTIONS COMMITTEE:

Ensure that CAPA policy's regarding elections are carried out e.g., election cycles for each position, timeline to call for nominations, election date, notification date. Verify that  candidates meet the eligibility requirements and solicit brief statements from the candidates. Conduct the election via electronic ballot and notify the newly elected officials

PUBLIC AFFAIRS COMMITTEE:

Working with management team, manage  social media (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn) including postings and content. Write/ edit/solicit articles for the quarterly newsletter. Assist other committees with promotion of events.

OPTIMAL TEAM PRACTICE WORKGROUP

Address OTP in Colorado as developed by AAPA. Monitor and solicit member opinion and concerns regarding OTP.

REIMBURSEMENT  COMMITTEE

Attend the AAPA STAR conference calls and provide CAPA with a report. Help to identify and address PA reimbursement issues in Colorado.

AWARDS  COMMITTEE

Establish award and scholarship criteria, procure nominations, and select recipients. Obtain physical award to be handed during presentation at the annual general membership meeting. Mandatory committee members are the President, President-Elect, Immediate Past President and a Director-at-Large.

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