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Physician Assistant

Location:
McLean, Virginia, 22102, United States
Posted:
May 16, 2018

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Maryam Nicksolat, B.S., R.T. (R)(MR)(ARRT), PA-C

**** ********** ** # *** ******, VA 22102

ac5hcq@r.postjobfree.com / (703) ***-**** / U.S. Citizen

Professional Objective: Seeking a position as a Physician Assistant.

Summary of qualifications:

* Board Certified Physician Assistant with hands on experience in treating chronic diseases in the following

clinical areas:

Urgent Care, Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), Interventional Radiology, Anesthesia and Pain Management,

First Assist Spine Neuro Surgery, Ortho and Bariatric Surgery, Bariatric Medicine, Family Medicine,

GYN, Compensation and Pension.

* Knowledge of Civilian electronic medical record (EMR) including Cerner, EPIC, AthenaNet and

Synapse PACS, plus Military and Veteran EMR’s including Composite Health Care Systems (CHCS),

Armed Forces Health Longitudinal Technology Application (AHLTA), CPRS and VISTA.

* Extensive experience as a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Physician Assistant. Mental Health Assessments

training (according with health affairs policy 10-005, members of the armed forces deployed in connection

with a contingency operation). Training to administer DOD deployment mental health assessments and

Compensation / Pension evaluation.

* Posses "Public Trust" security clearance.

Educations:

** Howard University - Washington, DC B.S. Physician Assistant Dec 1999

** George Washington University - Washington, DC MRI Certificate Dec 1990

** Northern VA Community College- Annandale, VA A.A.S. Radiology Technology Aug 1990

Physician Assistant Employment :

è Dentrust Optimized Care Solutions. Physician Assistant (contractor) March 1, 2016 to Present

* Conducting Periodic Health Assessments (PHA) & PDHRA including H & P and Orthopedic evaluation,

Functional capacity certificate, current and Chronic medical complaints for military personnel.

* Identifying current health risks, providing brief counseling, documenting assessment on the 2766 in Service

member’s medical record and recommending appropriate referral information.

è Quilez & Associates, Inc Wellness Physician Assistant (contractor) May 2010 to Present

* Conducting wellness health assessments and providing health education to public in Health fairs.

* Performing/interpreting and reviewed laboratory tests, Bone scan & vision tests.

è On Site Health, Inc. Physician Assistant (contractor) March 2010 to March 1, 2016

* Conducted Periodic Health Assessments (PHA) & PDHRA including H & P and Orthopedic evaluation,

Functional capacity certificate, current and Chronic medical complaints for military personnel.

* Identifyied current health risks, provided brief counseling, documented assessment on the 2766 in Service

member’s medical record and recommended appropriate referral information.

è Synergy Urgent Care Physician Assistant July to Nov 2016

* Assessed patients, formulated independent clinical decisions, Devising and implemented treatment plans for

chronic diseases and acute care. Assisted primary care physicians.

* Performed minor procedures, GYN exams and following up on labs

è Cherokee Nation Businesses Physician Assistant (contractor) Dec 2015 to Feb 22, 2016

* Conducted Periodic Health Assessments (PHA) including H & P and Orthopedic evaluation for National

Guard.

* Identified health risks, provided brief counseling, documented assessment on the 2766 in Service

member’s medical record and recommended appropriate referral information.

è Metro Washington Ortho Associates Ortho Physician Assistant (contractor) Jun- Aug 2015

* Obtained and evaluated medical histories. Preformed physical examinations of new patients, F/U and post op

visits. Preformed therapeutic & diagnostic procedures & ordered laboratory studies, radiographs including X-ray.

* Analyzed and interprets data, formulated problem lists and established a plan for treatment. Coordinated

patientcare with other health care professions for comprehensive patient management.

* Conducted suture removal, wound care and casting.

è Apheresis Associates of Northern Virginia Physician Assistant March 2013 to September 2014

* Conducted history and physical for blood and Bone marrow donors.

* Performed /interpreted and reviewed laboratory tests.

è INOVA Alexandria Hospital Interventional Radiology Physician Assistant June 10 to Oct 31 2013

* Conducted daily assessment / H & P for Inpatient and Outpatient pre and post procedure in hospital setting.

* Daily collaboration with IR physicians, referring physicians, clinical associates, nurses and other hospital staff to

efficiently monitor and manage patients.

* Recommend and initiated appropriate laboratory and radiology studies for existing and new patients.

* Developed individualized comprehensive discharge plans incorporating therapeutics, follow-up, patient and

family education and homecare as necessary for both vascular and non-vascular procedures.

* Obtained pertinent information for patients before they undergo an interventional radiology procedure (pre-

procedure notes) as well as obtaining informed consent. Participation in interventional radiology procedures.

è Summit Health Inc. Wellness Physician Assistant Jan 25, 2012 to Jan 31, 2013

* Conducted Wellness health care evaluation and health education to public and private groups.

* Identified current health risks, provided brief counseling and recommended appropriate referral information.

è Logistic Health Inc. (MBO Partners) Physician Assistant Aug 24, 2011 to Jan 7, 2013

* Conducted Periodic Health Assessments (PHA) & PDHRA including History & Physical for military.

* Identified current health risks, provided brief counseling, documented assessment on the 2766 in Service

member’s medical record and recommended appropriate referral information.

è Iowa VA Health Care System Iowa City, IA Physician Assistant (contactor) May 6 to Jun 30 2012

* Conducted disability, Physical Health evaluation and Medical assessment to United States Veterans in

Compensation and Pension department.

è Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (STG International) Bethesda, MD

Anesthesia / Pain Management Physician Assistant (contactor) Nov 22, 2010 to Jan 28, 2011

* Provided pain management, history & Physical on patients with acute and chronic illness.

* Performed shoulder and cervical Trigger Point Injection (TPI), knee injection (Synvisc), assisting with lumbar

and cervical Epidural Steroid Injection (ESI), Lumbar Radiofrequency ablation (RFA),Facet block, SI joint

Injection, DPPR, Spinal cord stimulation, Neurostimulation, Cervical - Thoracic and Lumbar blocks, Occipital

block. Prescribed and ordered appropriate medications, including injectable and oral medications.

Maryam Nicksolat, B.S., R.T. (R)(MR)(ARRT), PA-C US Citizen

è Kimbrough Ambulatory Care Center (Catalyst Professional Services, Inc.) Fort George G. Meade, MD

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) & Family Medicine Physician Assistant (contactor) 11/9/2009 to 4/11/2010

* Conducted History & Physical for acute & chronic illness, performed GYN exams, performed Periodic Health

Assessment (PHA), Pre-Deployment Health Assessment (Pre-DHA), Post-Deployment Health Assessment

(PDHA), mapping treatment plans, F/U visit, patient education, consultation for WTU patients and their

families.

* Interpreted laboratory tests, Reviewed & ordered medication, consults and Radiology studies e.g.: X-ray, US,

CT, MRI as well as vision and hearing tests.

è Jamshidi’s Surgical Clinic Mclean, VA Neuro Surgery Physician Assistant Jan to Nov 2009

* Conducted History & Physical, F/U, Pre op, Post op visit, Suture removal, Wound care.

* Performing/interpreting laboratory tests, Reviewing & ordering medication, consults and Radiology studies e.g.:

X-ray, US, CT, MRI, Labs.

è Walter Reed Army Medical Center Washington, DC Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Physician

Assistant (contactor) (Henry Jackson Foundation) Jun 30 to Nov 28, 2008

* On-site monitoring of combat related disorders, neurotrauma; concussion (inpatient and outpatient) ; head

injury; blast injury; clinical research, post-concussive syndrome; headaches; chronic pain, cognitive deficits;

memory loss; auditory, visual, vestibular/balance deficits; sleep disorders; depression; addictions; Deployment

Health; Post Deployment Health Reassessments (PDHRA); Periodic Health Assessments (PHA) and PTSD

screening.

* Planed/Conduced clinical trials. Treated patient and collecting data following Pt interview for research.

* Psychiatric inpatients evaluation and Screening inpatients & out patient for TBI.

* Conducting H&P, Treatment, F/U visit and patient education & Consultation for TBI patients.

* Performed/interpreted laboratory tests, Reviewed & ordered medication, consults and Radiology studies e.g.:

CT, MRI, Labs, as well as PT, OT, Speech therapy.

* Meeting with patients' families to determine patients' capacities to cope with community living arrangements

and participating in defining/developing care programs

è My Weight Doctor (Persona Doctors) Rockville, MD Bariatric Medicine Physician Assistant 9 to 11- 2007

* Assisted physician with H & P, for new Bariatric pt’s through a medical approach to loss wt.

* Evaluated the lab studies & F/U’s. Assisted with Lipodissolve (Mesotherapy) procedure.

* Conducted Metabolic Testing, In-Body Weight analysis, EKG, labs & B-12 / Lipotropic Diet injections.

è Walter Reed Army Medical Center Washington, DC Tele-Neurosurgery Physician Assistant Manager

(Neurosurgery Service) (contactor) (Washington Harris Group ) 11-2005 to 2-2006

* Setting up & organize the newly establish Tele- Medicine Spine Neurosurgery project.

* Remote patients physical via video-Tele conference (VTC) appointment(s) “e-care”.

* Utilization management to include monitoring Multi-treatment facility service demand, Network emergency

Inpatient admissions, and assist the clinic chief in QA functions.

* First assist in surgical procedures, Conducting History & Physical, F/U, Pre op, Post op visit,

Suture removal, Wound care for Tele-Medicine Spine Neuro Surgery Department.

* Reviewed and ordered Radiology studies e.g.: MRI, CT, X-ray, Labs, EEG and EKG.

è Virginia Hospital Center Arlington, Virginia. Medicine Residency Physician Assistant

(Sub-specialty Preceptorship / Medicine/ volunteer) 9-2004 to 11-2004

è Metropolitan ENT & Facial Plastic Surgery Alexandria, VA ENT Residency Physician Assistant

(Sub-specialty Preceptorship / ENT / volunteer) 12-2003 to 1-2004

Maryam Nicksolat, B.S., R.T. (R)(MR)(ARRT), PA-C US Citizen

è Advance Laparoscopic & General Surgery Associates Arlington, VA Bariatric Surgery Physician

Assistant 6-2003 to 10-2003

* Assisted with H & P for new Bariatric patients.

* Conducted F/U & post op visit, suture removal, wound care.

è Advanced Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute. Arlington, VA Orthopaedic Surgery Physician Assistant + Radiologic Technologic 4-2003 to 6-2003

* Performed radiological examinations.

* Performed examination of new patients, F/U and post op visits, diagnosed and treat patients, ordered imaging,

tests and prescribe medications.

* Conducted suture removal, wound care and casting.

è Transportation Security Administration (contracted via Maxim Staffing) Physician Assistant

(contactor) 8 to 12-2002 * Provided physical exams and assessment for airport employees hired by Department of Transportation Security

Administration (TSA).

* Liaison between physicians, nurses and management team.

Professional Associations and Memberships:

* Board Certified Physician Assistant (NCCPA) # 1044688 4/30/2001 to 12/31/2019

* Virginia Board of Medicine (PA) # 011*-****** 6/11/2001 to 3/31/2019

* Maryland State Board of Physician Quality Assurance (PA) # C0002464 8/22/2001 to 6/30/2019

* District of Columbia dept of Health Board of Medicine (PA) # PA030835 6/15/2012 to 12/31/2018

* National Provider Identification (NPI) # 121******* **/16/2006 to Present

* Pennsylvania Board of Medicine (PA) # MA055464 3/29/2012 to 12/31/2014

* DEA (Virginia) # MN2896542 5/15/2013 to 10/31/2015

* Registered Radiology Technologist (R)(MR) (ARRT) # 239101 7/19/1990 to 3/2019

* Maryland State Board of Physician Quality Assurance (R) (MR) # R0000519 5/22/1991 to 04/30/2019

* American Society of Radiologic Technologist (ASRT) # 531421 4/22/2009 to 9/12/2018

* Virginia Board of Medicine (R) # 012******* **/06/1997 to 03/31/2005

* California Department of Public Health (R) # RHT-00094130 4/3/2008 to 4/30/2010

* BLS (Certified) Exp: May 2018

* ACLS (Certified) Exp: July 2018

* Advance/ Basic and Focused Rigidity Casting and Splinting (Certified)

* Mental Health Assessments training (according with health affairs policy 10-005, members of the Armed

Forces deployed in connection with a contingency operation). 10/20/2011

* Training to administer DOD deployment Mental Health Assessments. 10/20/2011

References and supporting documentation furnished upon request

Maryam Nicksolat, B.S., R.T. (R)(MR)(ARRT), PA-C US Citizen



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