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Physician Assistant

Des Moines, Iowa, United States
November 02, 2018

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Grant S. Jansen

Physician Assistant

**** ***** *** ***. *** Des Moines, IA 50312 C: 563-***-****

Career Summary

Recent Physician Assistant graduate with clinical patient care experience in a variety of specialties including: family practice, internal medicine, urgent care, women’s health, pediatrics, surgery, and dermatology.

Seeking to work full-time as part of a medical team and provide professional patient-centered care in the role as a Physician Assistant in your facility.

Employment History

Phlebotomy Technician (PBT)

Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, IA (April 2014 – May 2016)

Mercy Medical Center, Des Moines, IA (October 2013 – April 2014)

Mercy Hospital, Dubuque, IA (November 2012 – October 2013)

Performed accurate venipuncture and capillary blood collection.

Accurately handled and processed specimens in the laboratory.

Communicated with staff and patients to ensure quality and professional patient care.

Served as a phlebotomy representative on the board for quality improvement of patient care where I helped implement better methods of communication between departments.

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Shady Rest Care Center, Cascade, IA (May 2012 – November 2012)

Assisted with bathing, feeding patients as necessary; ambulating, turning, and positioning patients.

Provided for patient comfort by transporting patients; answering patients' call lights and requests.


Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies, July 2018

Des Moines University Osteopathic Medical Center, Des Moines, IA

Bachelor of Arts - Biology, May 2012

Central College, Pella, IA

Certifications & Licensing

Certified Physician Assistant – August 2018 Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Basic Life Support

Professional Experience

Family Practice – Clinical Rotation

Mercy Family Medicine Clinic – Waukee, IA. (June 2017 – July 2017)

People’s City Mission Clinic – Lincoln, NE. (September 2017 – October 2017)

UnityPoint Clinic Family Medicine – Urbandale, IA. (February 2018 – March 2018)

Obtained medical histories, performed problem oriented physical exams, ordered and performed diagnostic and therapeutic procedures.

Advised and educated patients regarding diet, hygiene, and effective disease prevention methods.

Urgent Care – Clinical Rotation

UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care – Des Moines, IA. (January 2018)

Performed suturing along with other minor in-office procedures.

Worked with all ages conducting full history and physical examinations, appropriately diagnosing patients, and prescribing treatment/medications for a variety of illnesses.

Demonstrated ability to assess and make clinically sound decisions in a fast-paced environment.

Internal Medicine – Clinical Rotation

Pella Regional Health Center – Pella, IA. (August 2017 – September 2017)

CareMore Care Center – Des Moines, IA. (October 2017 – November 2017) Greater Regional Medical Center – Creston, IA. (April 2018 – May 2018)

Developed and implemented patient management plans, interpreted diagnostic lab/radiograph results.

Provided patient continuity of care, including referral to specialists and discharge planning.

“I had outstanding remarks about Grant from my patients…he is empathetic, compassionate, knowledgeable, and reliable. He has shown his ability to manage difficult patients, expand his knowledge, and take what he learned and apply it to the next patient.” – Laura Cunningham PA-C

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