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Physician Assistant

Location:
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Posted:
August 20, 2018

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EDUCATION

South University- Tampa, FL Jan. ****- March2018

Physician Assistant Master of Science (MS)

University of Central Florida – Orlando, FL June 2008 – April 2013

Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training

CERTIFICATION

NCCPA: 1151602

Florida Physician Assistant Licensure: 9111232

PALS/ACLS/BLS Issued March 2017; Expiration March 2019

Certified Athletic Trainer #200******* (2013-2017)

Licensed Athletic Trainer # AL3639 (2013-2017)

CLINICAL PROCEDURE SKILLS

Suturing

Venipuncture

Injections

Dosing Calculations

Splinting/Casting

Sample collection (pap, skin biopsy, etc.)

X-ray, EKG, MRI and Lab interpretation

Urinary catheterization

OSHA/Universal Precautions

TECHNOLOGY SKILLS

Microsoft office suite: Word, Power Point, Excel, Outlook

E-clinical

Epic

Gehrimed

CLINICAL EXPERIENCE

April 2017-March 2018

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine Institute of South Florida

Pembroke Pines, FL

Present History and Perform physical exams (for pediatric, adolescent, and adult patients) to attending physician

Observed and participated in multiple surgeries including deep & superficial wound closure

Assisted with outpatient clinic

oExecute Joint Injections: sub-acromial (posterior approach), acromioclavicular, intraarticular knee joint injections, assist with platelet rich plasma injection, and arthrocentesis

Consult imaging with attending physician including radiograph, CT, MRI, and Bone Scan

Participate in delivering concise patient education

Orthopedic Surgical Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center Sarcoma Department

Tampa, FL

Participated in management of established and acutely ill patients with sarcoma and hematological disorders in outpatient clinic, Partnered in collaboration with social work staff

Inpatient rounding

Assisted in taking call

Observed and assisted in multiple surgeries

Attended and participated in sarcoma and hematological related tumor board case conferences, journal club discussions, and grand rounds

Family Medicine, Suncoast Community Health Center

Plant City, FL

Assisted in treatment of ages 6 and up

Obtain history and performed physical exams including DRE and Pap Smears

Performed minor procedures (wound care, joint injections, suturing, and ear lavage)

Order, interpret, and discuss diagnostic tests including radiographs, electrocardiograms, and laboratory studies

Implement patient education specific to therapeutic regimens, family planning, continuum of health maintenance

Document H&P in E-clinical Works

Emergency Medicine, St Joseph’s Hospital Main, South, North Campus

Main Campus: Tampa, FL, North Campus: Lutz, FL, South Campus: Riverview, FL

Present patient history and physical exam findings

Order pertinent labs & imaging

Execute Suture and Staple Insertion

Perform Incision & drainage of abscess

Perform Hematoma Blocks

Assist in joint reductions

Apply splints

Internal Medicine, South Bay Internal Medicine Sun City

Sun City, FL

Supported in the treatment of patients ages 18 and up

Obtained patient history and performed physical exams

Assisted in the treatment of a variety of medical conditions including hypertension, diabetes, and asthma.

Educated patients on heart health, including cessation of smoking and discussion in length of any chronic conditions

Performed and interpreted EKGs

Pediatrics, St. Petersburg Pediatrics

St Petersburg, FL

Present focused history and physical exam findings to attending physician

Performed well child visits and administered vaccines

Aided in the care of urgent sick visits

Educate and inform patient and family on diagnosis and treatment plan

Order and consult interpretation of pertinent labs and radiological imaging

Treat Minor injuries including toe & finger dislocations and suture skin lacerations

Women’s Health, New Tampa OB

Tampa, FL

Assisted in gynecological exams and provided family planning and birth control

Obtained STD screening, treatment, and counseling

Behavioral Medicine, Tampa Community Hospital

Tampa, FL

Assisted in psychiatric diagnostic interviews and continuous care for patients

ORTHOPEDIC EXPERIENCE

Broward Health Sports Medicine- Athletic Trainer August 2014-November 2015

Recognition, evaluation, and prevention of musculoskeletal injury and illnesses

Emergency care at practice & competition

Complete all Impact concussion testing and communicate results to physicians when necessary

Execute post-operative rehabilitation programs

Complete all on-site injury evaluations

Provide all injury treatments including wound care, therapeutic modalities, and taping, bracing, /crutch fitting

Educate athletes on proper use of equipment, proper hydration, nutrition, and proper weight goals

Provide participation clearances when warranted

Complete referrals to MD offices for orthopedic injuries

Atlantic Rehabilitation Center -Athletic Trainer September 2013 –May 2014

Assisted physical therapist by restructuring rehabilitation protocols per healing phase

Provided patient brace/crutch fitting

Assisted with day-to day operations of clinic including stocking inventory, cleaning equipment, answering phones, and taking messages

UCF Athletic Training Education Program June 2011-May 2013

UCF Women’s Track & field-Spring 2013 & Fall 2011

oSenior Internship 2

UCF Recreation & Wellness Center-Fall 2012

oSenior Internship 1

Oak Ridge High School- Spring 2012

UCF Women’s Basketball-Fall 2011

UCF Football-Fall 2011

CLINICAL ACTIVITIES & COMMUNITY SERVICE

Florida Association of Physician Assistants January 2016-present

Florida Association of Physician Assistants 2016, 2017, 2018 February 2016, 2017, 2018

Winter Symposium and Recertification Conference Attendee

National Athletic Trainers’ Association of Florida January2012-present

Case Study Presentation: Fracture of Distal Tibia in 16-year-old Wrestler April 2013

Student Athletic Training Association Aug. 2013- Dec. 2013

Legacy minority Honor Society

Vice President August 2012-May 2013

Moffitt Cancer Center Sarcoma Shootout, Land O’ Lakes, FL March 3, 2018

Tampa Bay Sporting Clay & Archery

oTrapper for clay shooters

oScore Keeper

Calvary Community Clinic, Tampa, FL March 2016, March 2017

Annual free community health drive

Assess all vitals along with urine analysis via dipstick and serum glucose reading

Volunteer UCF Alternative Spring Break

Nicholas House Homeless Shelter Atlanta, Georgia March 2013

oSwept, mopped, repainted, and installed new furniture and appliances for residents

Habitat for Humanity New Orleans, LA March 2012

o Sanding wood, nailing groundwork for the homes foundation and painting for hurricane Katrina victims.



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