Eager to get started with your new practice but uncertain about what that will require?
We want you to build a solid foundation and succeed with your practice.
So we offer you several free gifts with your PACE or Premium membership:
Checklist: Getting Started as a Private Health or Patient Advocate
(pdf, powerpoint download)
Value = $39
This is a 25-page overview of what it takes to get a new private advocate practice off the ground, along with links and additional resources to support your start-up.
A free digital copy of the book, You Bet Your Life! The Top 10 Reasons You Need a Professional Patient Advocate by Your Side
Offered at Amazon or Barnes and Noble for $5.95, but free to you with your membership.
There is good information here to support the conversations you have with people who are curious about your profession of independent advocacy.
Free advocacy courses at the PracticeUP! Online website.
Value = (depending on the membership you choose) $57 to hundreds of dollars
From deciding whether you wish to be an advocate, to figuring out how to market your services and sign up new clients (client acquisition), several courses are offered for free to APHA members.(value = range $87 up to $175 or more, depending on membership choice.)