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Physician Assistant

Location:
Somersworth, New Hampshire, United States
Posted:
April 21, 2017
Email:
aczw85@r.postjobfree.com

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Janice King, PA-C

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Somersworth, NH 03878

Home: 603-***-****

Cell: 603-***-****

aczw85@r.postjobfree.com

Professional Experience

**/**/**** – 04/12/2017

Elite Corporate Wellness, United Ag Health & Wellness

Physician Assistant (PA-C), Primary and Urgent Care

Treatment of patients as part of company Employee Health benefits. Involved in the supervision of newly licensed Nurse Practitioner. Duties include:

oHistory and physical exams

oOrdering and interpreting laboratory tests and radiographic studies

oForm working diagnosis

oPharmacologic and non-pharmacologic management

oConsult with specialists

oPatient education

oWell visits/annual physical eams

oSuturing, I&D abscesses

oDisposition of patients

06/01/2016 – 01/31/2017

Central NH Emergency Associates, Huggins Hospital

Physician Assistant (PA-C), Emergency Medicine

Treatment of patients presenting to the Emergency Department under the direction of the supervising physician on the premises. Duties include but are not limited to:

oHistory and physical exams

oOrdering and interpreting laboratory tests and radiographic studies

oForm working diagnosis

oPharmacologic and non-pharmacologic management

oConsult with specialists

oPatient education

oDisposition of patients

oProcedures including extensive suturing, abscess incision and drainage, foreign body removal, splinting

10/03/2016 – 11/22/2016

Duffy Health Center/Barton Associates

Physician Assistant (PA-C), Primary Care

Locums position for Emergency Room and hospitalization release follow-up appointments and walk-in visits for the homeless and home challenged. Work in conjunction with supervising physician. Duties include but are not limited to:

oHistory and physical exams

oOrdering and interpreting laboratory tests and radiographic studies

oForm working diagnosis

oPharmacologic and non-pharmacologic management

oConsult with specialists

oDaily meetings with other providers at the practice to discuss patient care using an integrated approach.

oPatient education

oDisposition of patients

oCompassion and understanding of those who are underprivileged

01/19/2015 – 03-31-2016

Huggins Hospital, Orthopedic Surgeons

Physician Assistant (PA-C), Orthopedics

Outpatient treatment for orthopedic patients. Clinical provider working with two orthopedic surgeons. Duties including but not limited to:

oOutpatient care for new and chronic orthopedic complaints

oFracture care

oPost-operative care

oIn office procedures including cortisone injection therapy of shoulders, knees, lateral epicondylitis, trochanteric bursa, trigger fingers, Synvisc injections, trigger point injections

oResponsible for interpreting radiographic imaging with radiologist assistance when needed

oDuties include casting of fractures

oWound care of open fractures

9/29/2014-10/17/2014

Alamo Navajo Health Center, Magdalena, NM

Physician Assistant (PA-C), Outpatient Clinic

Temporary contract work with the American Indian population. Clinical provider working with a Nurse Practitioner in coordination with a permanent physician supervisor and locum tenens physician. Outpatient clinic work including acute care and the management of chronic illnesses. Included patients of all ages. Duties including but not limited to:

oHistory and physical exams

oOrdering and interpreting radiographic studies and laboratory tests

oForm a working diagnosis

oPharmacologic and non-pharmacologic patient management

oPatient discussion and education re: diagnosis, treatment modalities, plan of care

oEncouraging patient compliance to treatment plans

oRecommendation of appropriate specialist referrals

oAppropriate transfer of patients to the emergency department.

oUnderstand and respect cultural values

8/13/2013-6/17/2014

PainCare, Somersworth, NH

Physician Assistant (PA-C), Pain Management

Clinical provider working autonomously with my own patients in the company’s Newington office, under the direction of my supervising physician and company CEO. Responsible for the care of patients with spine disorders and chronic pain conditions. Duties including:

oHistory and physical exams

oOrdering and interpreting radiographic studies and laboratory tests

oRecommendation of appropriate interventional procedures

oPharmacologic and non-pharmacologic patient management

oPalliative cancer pain management

oPatient/family education

o24/7 on-call coverage for patient phone calls

oIn-office procedures including trigger point injections, bursa injections, occipital blocks, ilioinguinal and genitofemoral nerve blocks

3/18/13-6/07/13

Indian Health Services at Pine Ridge Hospital, Pine Ridge, SD

Physician Assistant (PA-C), Outpatient Clinic

Temporary contract work with the American Indian population. Clinical provider working with other PAs and NPs in coordination with a permanent physician supervisor, hospitalists, and emergency room physicians. Outpatient clinic work including acute care, the management of chronic illnesses, and chronic pain patients.

Duties including but not limited to:

oHistory and physical exams

oOrdering and interpreting radiographic studies and laboratory tests

oForm a working diagnosis

oPharmacologic and non-pharmacologic patient management

oPatient discussion and education re: diagnosis, treatment modalities, plan of care

oEncouraging patient compliance to treatment plans

oRecommendation of appropriate specialist referrals

oAppropriate transfer of patients to the emergency department and to the hospitalist for patient admissions

oManagement of patients presenting to the clinic in a hyperglycemic/hypertensive state

oManagement of chronic pain patients according to hospital guidelines

oUnderstand and respect cultural values

8/2010-01/2013

Occupational Health Services LLC of Portsmouth Regional Hospital, Portsmouth, NH

Physician Assistant (PA-C), Occupational Medicine

Clinical Provider for Portsmouth Regional Hospital Employee Health Clinic

Working autonomously as sole medical provider on scene at both Portsmouth and Hampton Occupational Health Facilities, and PRH Employee Health Clinic. Full responsibility for all aspects of clinical care in Hampton. Duties including but not limited to:

oHistory and physical evaluations of work-related injuries

oPost offer employment physicals, DOT physicals, ROTC physicals

oAdministration of immunizations

oDiagnostic imaging ordering and interpretation

oForm working diagnosis

oPharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment modalities

oAcute care of work-related injuries, such as suturing and foreign body removal

oProvide appropriate specialist referrals

oPatient discussion and education re: diagnosis, treatment modalities, plan of care

oFollow-up case management communication with employer representatives

oCollaborate with patient nurse case managers and insurance companies

oOversee CLIA compliance at Hampton Facility

oWrite competencies for testing at Hampton facility

oProvide treatment of minor illnesses and injuries for hospital employees

01/2009-05/2010

Seacoast Pain Institute (Atlantic Anesthesia, P.A.), Somersworth, NH

Physician Assistant (PA-C), Interventional Pain Management

Clinical provider and member of a 10 physician, 2 PA anesthesiology-based interventional pain management team, responsible for the care of patients with spine disorders and chronic pain conditions. Duties including:

oHistory and physical exams

oOrdering and interpreting radiographic studies and laboratory tests

oRecommendation of appropriate interventional procedures

oPharmacologic and non-pharmacologic patient management

oPalliative cancer pain management

oPatient/family education

oPost-surgical wound care

oIn-office procedures including trigger point injections, bursa injections, occipital blocks, ilioinguinal and genitofemoral nerve blocks

09/2008-12/2008

Hamilton Healthcare, Hamilton, NJ

Physician Assistant(PA-C), Physiatry

Physician extender working in collaboration with one physician for treatment of musculoskeletal injuries. Duties including:

oHistory and physical exams

oOrdering and interpreting radiographic studies

oForm working diagnosis

oAppropriate referral recommendations

oPharmacologic and non-pharmacologic patient management

oPatient/family education

oIn-office procedures limited to trigger point injection

09/2006-09/2008

Easton Hospital, Easton, PA – Emergency Department

Physician Assistant (PA-C), Emergency Medicine

Clinical provider responsible for management of minor acuity patients in Fast Track and non-critical patients in the main ED in collaboration with emergency medicine physician(s) present. Duties including:

oHistory and physical exams

oOrdering and interpreting laboratory tests and radiographic studies

oForm working diagnosis

oPharmacologic and non-pharmacologic management

oConsult with specialists

oPatient education

oDisposition of patients

oProcedures including extensive suturing, abscess incision and drainage, foreign body removal, splinting

02/2006-08/2006

Lower Bucks Hospital, Bristol, PA Emergency Department

Physician Assistant (PA-C), Emergency Medicine

Per Diem collaborative Fast Track minor acuity patient care including:

oHistory and physical exams

oOrdering and interpreting laboratory tests and radiographic studies

oForm working diagnosis

oPharmacologic and non-pharmacologic management

oConsult with specialists

oPatient education

oDisposition of patients

oProcedures including extensive suturing, abscess incision and drainage, foreign body removal, splinting

03/2003-06/2006

St. Mary Medical Center, Langhorne, PA – Emergency Department

Physician Assistant (PA-C), Emergency Medicine

Clinical provider responsible for triaging patients, management of minor acuity patients in Fast Track, and non-critical patients in the main ED in collaboration with emergency medicine physician(s). Duties including:

oTriage of patients on arrival History and physical exams

oOrdering and interpreting laboratory tests and radiographic studies

oForm working diagnosis

oPharmacologic and non-pharmacologic management

oConsult with specialists

oPatient education

oDisposition of patients

oProcedures including extensive suturing, abscess incision and drainage, foreign body removal, splinting

Education

MCP Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA (08/22/2000 – 08/23/2002)

oBachelor of Science in Physician Assistant Studies

oHonors and accomplishments: Certificate of recognition: Outstanding Achievement in Community and Volunteer services

Raritan Valley Community College (06/94 – 5/2000)

oThirty nine credits completed

oHonors and Achievements: Cumulative GPA 4.0, Member Phi Theta Kappa

Professional Licenses

New Hampshire Physician Assistant

oCommonwealth of Pennsylvania – Osteopathic Physician Assistant - inactive

oCommonwealth of Pennsylvania – Medical Physician Assistant - inactive

oState of New Jersey – Physician Assistant – inactive

oState of Massachusetts – Physician Assistant- active

oState of New Hampshire – Physician Assistant – active

oNH DEA license

oMA DEA license

oState of California – Physician Assistant - active

Certifications

The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider – expires 9/19/2018

Advanced Cardiac Life Support- expires 12/23/2018

Pediatric Advanced Life Support – expires 5/2018

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Physician Assistants

Continuing Education

CMEs may be reviewed upon request

Se Habla, La Paz, Baja Sur, Mexico

Spanish Intensive Language Study: Two week basic Spanish lessons and private lessons with a focus on medical Spanish.

References

Available on request.



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