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Physician Assistant Medical

Erie, Pennsylvania, United States
December 04, 2012

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Heather Hammer



City: Erie

State: PA

Zip: 16509

Country: USA

Phone: 814-***-****

Skill Level: Any

Salary Range:

Primary Skills/Experience:

CPR- Current NREMT- Basic from February 2005 through current.

Educational Background:

High School Dipolma from Gannon University, Erie PA 1/2001 to 12/2012 (BSN- Nursing)

Job History / Details:

Professional Summary

CPR- Current

NREMT- Basic from February 2005 through current.

Professional Experience

December 2003 to Current

US Army Reserves


I am a Sergeant in the US Army Reserves. I was deployed as a Medic to Iraq from September 2006- September 2007. I treated both Iraqi detainees and members of the Coalition forces as trauma patients keeping them stable until they reached the base hospital.

I was deployed again from October 2010- October 2011 to Kuwait as a medic. I taught Combat Life Saver courses to civilian contractors and U.S. Service Members. I was involved in the training of over 1,200 people.

I am currently the Unit Sexual Assault Victim Advocate and the Equal Opportunity NCOIC for my unit.

March 2008 to April 2009

Spring Hill Erie, PA

Nurses Aid

Assisting patients with Activities of Daily Living, hygiene, cleaning,cooking for patients, assisting patients with prescribed exercises, and ensuring patient safety. I also provided behavioral/emotional support and supervision for those with dementia and Alzheimer's.

Education and Training

2012 Gannon University Erie, PA

BSN Nursing

I have successfully completed hands on clinicals for Older Adult, Medical/Surgical 1 and 2, Mental Health, Healthy Child Rearing, Healthy Child Bearing, and Promoting a Healthy Community. For my Practicum course I completed 112 hours of clinical course work on the Medical/Surgical floor at the Erie VA Medical Hospital and I completed 92 hours of clinical course work in the ICU at UPMC Hamot.

I completed the Yellow Ribbon Community Suicide Prevention Gate Keeper Training conducted by the Erie County Department of Health Injury Prevention Program at Gannon.

I have a current CPR certification. I also am up to date on my Pennsylvania Child Abuse and Federal Bureau of Investigation Criminal Background Clearances.


Professional References

Jeffery James Pitto, LPN

Assistant NCOIC of CLS classes, Camp Arifjan, Kuwait

Title and Position: Staff Sergeant, Medic

Contact number: 814-***-****

(Former Supervisor)

Christiane Swartwood

Title and Position: Sergeant, Medic

Contact Number: 814-***-****


Personal References

Catherine Gillespie DHSc, PA-C

Clinical Director (Asst. Professor) - Physician Assistant Studies at Mercyhurst North East


Stephanie Bostaph

Director of Operations, Concepts, Inc.

Contact Number: 703-***-****

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