Ambitious Physician Assistant student hoping to be a part of a dynamic healthcare team. Excellent work ethic, with a desire to improve as a health care professional. Collaborates well with others and willing to lead when appropriate. Reliable and adaptable person with excellent character references. Eager to learn and willing to work towards being the best healthcare provider possible.
King’s College, Wilkes-Barre, PA
Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies Expected Graduation: August 2020
Bachelor of Science in Medical Studies Graduation: May 2019
Magna Cum Laude – May 2019, Bachelor of Science Dean’s List (all semesters)
Christ the King Scholarship Recipient (2nd highest honor)
Clinical Rotation Experience
Family Medicine – Physician Health Alliance, Covington Township, PA May – August 2020
Eric de Warren MD
oTo be completed
Obstetrics/Gynecology – Bergen-Passaic Women’s Health Center, Wycoff NJ March – May 2020
Meg Hainer MD
oTo be completed
General Surgery – St Luke’s Monroe, Stroudsburg PA February – March 2020
Clarita Coles PA-C, Geraldo Garcia MD
oTo be completed
Pulmonology – Wayne Memorial Hospital, Honesdale PA January – February 2020
Sean McVeigh MD
o240 hours, serving 231 patients
oConducted history and physicals in an office setting, while collaborating with lead Physician. Able to auscultate and examine various patients with pulmonological pathologies.
oInterpreted and ordered CT, PET and X-rays
Emergency Medicine – Lehigh Valley Hospital, Hazelton PA November – December 2019
Kerry Willis CRNP
o269 hours, serving 248 patients
oConducted history and physical exams in an emergency room setting on a diverse patient population presenting with various urgent/emergent pathologies.
oOrdered and interpreted diagnostic testing and imaging such as ECG, X-ray, CT scan, CBC, CMP and medications. Presented to supervising Physician Assistant or Physician.
oProcedures performed include laceration repair, incision and drainage, fluorescein stain, wood’s lamp, splinting, IV insertion, rectal exam and assisted in cardiac arrest protocol.
oUsed hospital certified language translating device when necessary for patient population
Internal Medicine – Volunteers in Medicine, Wilkes Barre PA September – November 2019
Francis Feudale DO
o246 hours, serving 189 patients
oPerformed history and physical examinations treating acute and chronic disease states. Including diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, heart disease, thyroid disease, and osteoarthritis
oOrdered and interpreted diagnostic testing and imaging. Properly prescribed and counted various medications in collaboration with Clinical Pharmacist.
oPerformed procedures such as cryotherapy, ECG set up, cerumen removal, intraarticular injections, pelvic exams, breast exams, IM/SQ injection, molar injection, tooth removal, electrode muscle therapy and cognitive behavioral therapy. Used clinic certified medical translating device for necessary patient populations.
oCollaborated with various interprofessional staff such as Social Workers, Chiropractors, Dentist, Nurses, Physicians, Homeopathic Medicine, and Clinical Pharmacist.
Pediatrics – Pocono Medical Center, Stroudsburg PA August – September 2019
Jose Bordas MD
o262.6 shift hours, serving 427 patients
oPerformed well child examinations, as well as assessing and treating acute and chronic pathologies.
oPerformed IM/SQ/ID injection, interpreted ECGs, cerumen removal, extremity immobilization, nebulizer breathing treatments, rapid strep test, and nasopharyngeal swab. Assisted in circumcision procedure.
oExamined patients in ICU settings while collaborating with attending physician.
Psychiatry – Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Wilkes Barre PA July – August 2019
Marcia Flugsrud-Breckenridge MD
o240 shift hours, serving 120 patients
oPerformed mental status exams, collected patient histories from patients with various mental health disorders and substance abuse problems.
oAssisted supervising Physician Assistants in developing proper treatment plans and medication adjustments in an inpatient Psychiatric ward setting. Collaborated with Clinical Psychologist in cognitive behavioral therapy.
oAssisted in developing treatment plans for patients in inpatient Substance Abuse Recovery and Rehabilitation (SARRTP). Plans sometimes included suboxone, Subutex and vivitrol.
oAttended various mental health programs aimed at assisting Veterans. Including Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous.
Certified Nursing Assistant
Brookmont Healthcare, Brodheadsville, PA August 2016 – August 2018
- Assisted patients with activities of daily living while collecting and recording vital signs on EMR. Assisted in catheter placement and collaborated with Physician and Nursing staff.
Geisinger Health center, Wilkes-Barre, PA June 2015 – August 2016
-Observed various providers and procedures in an emergency room setting. Responsible for taking vitals.
Other Work Experience
Landscaper Trout Lake Resorts, Stroudsburg PA May 2019 – August 2019
-Responsible for maintenance and grounds keeping. Assisted in painting, plumbing, and carpentry work.
Warehouse Associate Ringfeder Corporation, Westwood June 2015 – August 2017
-Responsible for receiving and shipping heavy machinery parts, as well as other miscellaneous tasks.
Member of Pre-Physician Assistant Society Club Intramural Basketball Co-Founder of faculty-based podcast* Rock Climbing Club Member
*Responsible for initiating long form conversations with various academics in their respective fields across King’s College and the Wilkes-Barre Community
Pocono Ecumenical Hunger Ministry Habitat for Humanity
King’s College Fall SERVE
-Trained in Epic and Medent electronic medical record programs November 2019
-American Heart Association, Basic Life Support May 2019
-American Heart Association, Advanced Cardiac Life Support February 2019
References Available Upon Request