From the Exam Room to the Boardroom: How to Become a Healthcare Executive

Have you ever been interested in an executive role? Have you dreamed of an executive leadership position but never saw a PA in this role before? Are PAs even qualified to join the C suite?

My friend, Michael McClain is here to answer these questions and more on today’s episode! Let Michael serve as your example that PAs really can grow their careers and climb the corporate ladder to serve in healthcare leadership positions.

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Today, we’re diving into the essential role LinkedIn plays for clinicians at all career stages. LinkedIn isn’t just a social network; it’s a powerful tool for professional branding, networking, and career development. We’ll discuss how to conduct a thorough audit of your profile, including optimizing your headline, experience, and skills sections. Tracy Bingaman will guide you through creating a compelling LinkedIn presence that captures your professional essence and opens doors to new opportunities.
In this episode, you’ll learn how to enhance your LinkedIn profile with a professional headshot, a custom cover photo, and engaging descriptions of your experience and achievements. We’ll also explore strategies for expanding your network thoughtfully and meaningfully, connecting with industry leaders, and staying proactive in your professional development.
By the end of this episode, you’ll have the tools to transform your LinkedIn profile into a robust platform that reflects your career aspirations and amplifies your professional accomplishments. Whether you’re looking to make a career move or simply enhance your online presence, these insights will help you create a powerful LinkedIn profile that stands out. Tune in and make your LinkedIn presence as dynamic as your career!

LinkedIn 101 – Updating Your Professional Profile

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Having a CV is step one but step two is customizing that resume to be specific for the position you are applying for. It involves honing in on three parts of your CV and updating those pieces to match the job description, the goals of the organization, and is going to set you apart as an ideal candidate.

4 Tips to Customize Your CV that You Need to Try

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Having a CV is step one but step two is customizing that resume to be specific for the position you are applying for. It involves honing in on three parts of your CV and updating those pieces to match the job description, the goals of the organization, and is going to set you apart as an ideal candidate.

4 Tips to Customize Your CV that You Need to Try

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Talking about death and dying can be awkward, uncomfortable, and even scary. Tracey Piparo found her dream Unicorn Job as a Palliative Care PA, and she’s here to teach us how to talk about death with not only our patients, but also our own families. Tracey shares many clinical pearls that every healthcare provider, regardless of specialty, can use in their practice to normalize the conversation around death.

Death and Dying – Pearls from a Palliative Care PA

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Do you feel frustrated by our current healthcare system and how it focuses more on sick patients than on keeping patients healthy? Do you spend most of your time as a Primary Care PA completing insurance prior authorizations and fighting what seems like a never-ending battle to actually care for your patients? PA Julia Harris, who is here to explain all about the Direct Primary Care model of healthcare. Julia can focus on what really matters in medicine and why she became a PA in the first place – helping patients become the healthiest versions of themselves.

Direct Primary Care – The Future of Healthcare?

Unicorn PAs

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Do you feel frustrated by our current healthcare system and how it focuses more on sick patients than on keeping patients healthy? Do you spend most of your time as a Primary Care PA completing insurance prior authorizations and fighting what seems like a never-ending battle to actually care for your patients? PA Julia Harris, who is here to explain all about the Direct Primary Care model of healthcare. Julia can focus on what really matters in medicine and why she became a PA in the first place – helping patients become the healthiest versions of themselves.

Direct Primary Care – The Future of Healthcare?

Unicorn PAs

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PA Kristin Burton discusses the various options that exist on repaying student loans, including what to consider in the short term and the long term. We talk about the best methods for repayment as well as how to prioritize paying off your student loans with your other money goals, like retirement, travel, and kids’ college savings.

Student Loan Repayment – Everything You Need to Know

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On today’s podcast, I have the honor of speaking with former president of AAPA and current CMO and VP of Clinical Affairs of AAPA, Jennifer Orozco. We discuss advocacy, making an impact, and how to get a seat at the table.  Jenn stresses the importance of removing barriers to PA practice because healthcare can’t afford […]

Stop Asking for Permission: Think Bigger and Bolder

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On today’s podcast, I have the honor of speaking with former president of AAPA and current CMO and VP of Clinical Affairs of AAPA, Jennifer Orozco. We discuss advocacy, making an impact, and how to get a seat at the table.  Jenn stresses the importance of removing barriers to PA practice because healthcare can’t afford […]

Stop Asking for Permission: Think Bigger and Bolder

Unicorn PAs

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From obtaining leadership roles as a PA to becoming more efficient at EMR charting to prioritizing your mental well-being, we have it all covered in this episode of The PA Is In! Join me as I dive deep into conversation with Don Martinez, PA-C on a wide variety of important and meaningful topics. Don is […]

Leadership, EMR Efficiency & Taking Control of Your Mental Health

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Some things simply matter more than money. Check out these valuable insights about non-salary benefits of working as a PA. You’ll walk away with renewed hope in the compensation you’re already getting and a framework to determine which of those things matter most to you.

10 Things That Matter More Than Salary When Choosing a Job

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Some things simply matter more than money. Check out these valuable insights about non-salary benefits of working as a PA. You’ll walk away with renewed hope in the compensation you’re already getting and a framework to determine which of those things matter most to you.

10 Things That Matter More Than Salary When Choosing a Job

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There are 4 Ways to Learn How to Earn More as a PA. Which one is right for you?

Download the 5 Mistakes Guide

Wondering what mistakes providers make ? Learn The PA-Pay Framework at home, at work, or on the go with this downloadable PDF of The PA-Pay Framework.

In this free guide, Tracy Bingaman will show you how the evidence based steps used in FBI negotiations to craft your power pitch. In this guide, you'll learn the 6-part framework that will help you prove your value and land the biggest raise of your career. 

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Perfect for: Anyone new to The PA-Pay Framework who wants to learn the formulas that have been working (in FBI hostage negotiations and meeting rooms) for decades

Listen to The PA Is In Podcast

Are you a PA who wants to make more money? We teach PAs to make more money and help them achieve "work optional" financial independence. More than 40,000 PAs are scaling their PA Income, no side hustle required.

Are you searching for a Unicorn Job as a PA?
You'll walk away from each episode with tangible income earning tips and understand how to land the juiciest raise of your career. 

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Perfect for: The PA who is sick and tired of being underpaid and under appreciated at work who wants to land that mega raise.

Take the PA Personality Quiz

Want to discover your PA personality type?Take The Quiz and learn how you work and what your default reactions are as a PA.

You'll get an email from Tracy walking you through the next step in your journey to making more money than you've ever made as a PA.

With this evidence-based assessment of your personality you'll feel confident going forward (plus it's fun!)

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Perfect for: Anyone wanting to know a *little* more about their personality as they navigate what's next. 

Book a Private Pay Raise Call

Do you need to pitch that raise ASAP and feel great about your supercharged income? With a Private Pay Raise Call, you will get to work directly with Tracy for an hour. These calls can be done on the phone or on Zoom and will be the best 1-on-1 negotiation training you've ever had.

If you feel it's been way too long since your last raise and your income isn't keeping pace with inflation, you'll understand your next step after this 1-hour call. 

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Perfect for: Any provider who is sick and tired of waiting on their employer to realize how valuable they are and pay them for their skills and experience. 

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