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Assistant Physician

Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
May 08, 2019

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Amber Fatima

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Durham, NC 27701


Career Summary

Graduating Duke University Physician Assistant with Master’s degree seeking a clinical role in Emergency Medicine to provide outstanding evidence-based care to diverse patients with a variety of acute conditions.


Duke University, Physician Assistant Program

Master of Health Sciences Expected-August 2019

Clinical Rotations

Pediatrics Pembroke Pediatrics, Pembroke, NC

Primary Care Duke Family Medicine, Durham, NC Behavioral Medicine Carter Clinic, Raleigh, NC

Emergency Medicine Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC Primary Care Elective Duke Urgent Care, Durham, NC

Internal Medicine Duke Raleigh Hospital, Raleigh, NC

Internal Medicine Duke Regional Hospital, Durham, NC

Women’s Health Women’s Health Center, Eden, NC

General Surgery Duke Regional Hospital, Durham, NC

Nephrology Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

University of Houston

Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry May 2009

Employment Summary

Texas Center for Neurosciences Medical Scribe June 2016 – October 2017

Documented patient’s visit remotely

Responsible for documenting the correct diagnosis related to patient’s illness

Responsible for entering correct ICD-10 codes for billing purposes

Houston Cardiology Consultants Medical Scribe Nov 2015 – June 2016

Assisted physician with organizing health fairs

Documented the physician-dictated patient visits

Scribe America Medical Scribe Dec 2014 – Oct 2015

Documented physician-dictated patient visits and completed the medical record

Documented physical examination, lab results, radiographic studies and procedures

Ben Taub General Hospital (Level I Trauma center) EMT Sept 2013 – Dec 2014

Assisted in the emergent care of trauma patients

Performed CPR, obtained vital signs, height & weight of patients

Drew blood, blood cultures, obtained EKG & performed basic wound care and dressing

The Memorial Hermann Hospital (Level III Trauma center) EMT Oct 2012 – Sept 2013

Performed CPR, obtained vital signs, height & weight of patients

Assisted physicians and APPs with pelvic exams and handling of specimens

Applied splinting and casting of various types of fractures

Obtained RSV, Influenza A, B and various bodily fluid specimens

Methodist Hospital (TMC) Patient Care Assistant Oct 2011 – Sep 2012

Obtained vital signs & weight of patients

Assisted patients with use of bedpan, bathing, dressing, hygiene, and grooming

Cleaned room of the patient and daily changed bed linens

Volunteer / Community Service

Houston Cardiology Consultant (Cardiologist for Houston Rockets) 2017

Volunteered in Imam Sajjad Community Clinic 2016

Volunteered in the ED at The Methodist Hospital 2011

Licensure & Certification

Eligible for Physician Assistant National Certification Board Exam Aug 2019

Advance Cardiac Life Support June 2018

Basic Cardiac Life Support June 2018

Emergency Medical Technician – Basic June 2012

Certified Nursing Assistant Jan 2010

Professional Activities & Organizations

American Academy of Physician Assistants, student member 2017-2019

North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants, student member 2017-2019

Eugene A. Stead PA Student Society, Duke University, student member 2017-2019

Allied Professional Health Society 2005-2009

Special Skills

Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office

Advanced proficiency in eClinical works, EPIC, Allscripts, MEDITECH, Practice Fusion EMRs

Native proficiency in Urdu (spoken, written, reading)

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