SEMPA Membership

The challenges you face in the coming years as a physician assistant in emergency medicine are unique. SEMPA understands these challenges better than anyone. For more than 20 years, SEMPA has been there for emergency  medicine physician assistants, providing a consistent source of information while being the exclusive professional organization representing you and your colleagues.
SEMPA is now more than 1,700 members strong and we provide the most relevant and advanced educational resources to EMPAs across the country. In joining, you will gain access to the tools and resources you need to provide the highest quality patient care. Membership also signifies that you are committed to your specialty and staying abreast of the latest trends in clinical research, case studies and practice management.
No other professional organization does more to support emergency medicine physician assistants and their patients. From supporting the professional, clinical and personal development of physician assistants involved with emergency medicine to educating the public about the role, importance and value of physician assistants in emergency medicine - SEMPA’s resources are always at your fingertips. 

Advanced Medical Resources


SEMPA News & SEMPA Weekend Edition Ranked as one of the most valuable member benefits, SEMPA News and SEMPA Weekend Edition is delivered daily to members and provides them with the preceding 24 hours’ news in emergency medicine so they are up to date on the issues affecting their practice and patients. *Exclusive to SEMPA Members*   

ACEP Bookstore Discount - SEMPA members have access to all the resources available at the ACEP Bookstore and they receive the same deep discount that ACEP members receive. *Not available through any other PA organization*    

Annals of Emergency MedicineSEMPA members receive a free electronic version and members can order a year subscription of the hard-copy version to be mailed directly to them for only $12 a year. *A value of $255 and not available through any other PA organization*   

SEMPA Clinical Cases - A monthly series of real-life experiences from clinical practices straight out of Annals of Emergency Medicine designed to challenge and educate. 

ACEP Now - SEMPA members receive a free subscription to ACEP Now– the new publication that is the voice of emergency medicine. *A value of $230 and not available through any other PA organization*    

Emergency Medicine Practice - SEMPA members can subscribe at the discounted rate of just $149 per year. *A value of $180*   

PEPID Emergency Medicine Suite - Member receive a 30% discount in March and 15% through out the year. *A value of up to $90*  

Career and Professional Resources


Discount on SEMPA’s Annual Conference Registration - SEMPA members can receive up to 50% off the full conference registration price for SEMPA’s annual conference, which is consistently ranked as one of the most valuable and informative conferences for EMPAs.  *A value of up to$335*    

Advocacy on behalf of EMPAs - SEMPA not only contributes to the Emergency Medicine Action Fund (EMAF) - a coalition working to positively impact regulatory implementation of the Affordable Care Act -SEMPA actively advocates for EMPAs on Capitol Hill with law makers. *Supporting the interests of emergency medicine physician assistants*   

SEMPA Career Center - Through the SEMPACareer Center members have access to hundreds of health care jobs, job alerts,advanced search options, resume management, career tips, a free e-newslettersand more. *SEMPA’s officialonline career center*.  

Personal Discounts


Personal Insurance Coverage - SEMPA members and their families have access to valuable and affordable insurance coverage from Hagan Barron Intermediaries, including a variety of health insurance plans,long-term care, and dental and vision. *Exclusive to SEMPA Members*   

Office Depot Discounts - SEMPA membersreceive significant savings off manufacturer's list prices on office supplypurchases at Office Depot. There are 150 frequently ordered items discounted upto 90% — including toner, paper, pens and other items used most. *Exclusive to SEMPAMembers*  

SEMPA Medical Coats - On Call Medical Coats is offering their high-quality medical coats, embroidered with the SEMPA logo, to SEMPA members at a 15% discount off regular prices. These SEMPA-logo coats are available in long,three-quarter and short lengths, and in traditional and contemporary fabrics. *Exclusive to SEMPA Members* 




In joining SEMPA, you have the backing of the organization whose mission is to promote and support the professional, clinical and personal development of physician assistants involved with emergency medicine and to advance the practice of emergency medicine. JOIN TODAY