Sandra L. Porter
American Fork, UT 84003
MS Milligan College, Physician Assistant
Capstone: A Comprehensive Analysis of Lead aVR May 2020
Advisor: Dr. David Gibbons
BS Utah Valley University: Psychology May 2013
Graduated with High Honors
Paper Presentation, “A Comprehensive Analysis of Lead aVR,” Milligan College, April 2020
National Physician Assistant Certified, NCPAA June 18, 2020
Utah State Physician Assistant Licensure July 2020
Active Utah DEA and NPI
ACLS Certification, American Heart Association, September 2018
BLS Certification, American Heart Association, August 2020
Medical Assistant Certification, MATC August 2008
Physician Assistant Experience
Utah Mobile Physicians: 7/8/20 – Present (Contracted 1099 Employee) Primary care group that focuses on the patient at home. I perform weekly visits with high risk and unstable patients providing all of their medical care in order to stabilize and prevent an Emergency room visit. Interpret labs, perform procedures, provide wound care, manage chronic and acute medications, diagnose disease states, and provide a treatment plan. I work closely with 8 other providers to ensure complete patient care and satisfaction.
6 Week rotation schedule
Hawkins County Hospital: Internal Medicine Hospitalist. Rounded on patient’s every morning, discussed adjustment of medications, hospital course of care, documented in Epic EMR. Performed joint aspirations, thoracentesis, venipunctures, wound debridement.
Elizabethton Primary Care: Evaluated general patient complaints. Medication management, ordered and interpreted labs, provided patient education on primary complaints
Psychiatry Associates of Kingsport: Provided medication management for a variety of psychiatric complaints, consulted and discussed patient care with on-site counselor
Embrace Advanced Gynecology and Obstetrics: Gathered information and treated for a variety of women’s health complaints. Performed gynecological exams. Assisted during surgical procedures.
Johnson City Medical Center Emergency Room: Performed patient interviews, discussed course of patient care, ordered and evaluated labs. Performed multiple procedures including sutures, staples, joint reductions, and injections.
Advent Health Group General Surgery: First assist in surgical procedures. Rounding on patients before and after clinic. Discussed patient course of care during hospital stay.
Wellmont Cardiovascular Group: Rotated through General Cardiology inpatient and outpatient. Cardiothoracic surgery inpatient and outpatient. Vascular surgery inpatient and outpatient. Electrophysiology inpatient and outpatient.
Indian Path Pediatrics: Performed well child and new-born exams, evaluated a variety of pediatric sick complaints.
Previous Work Experience
Bay Dermatology: Medical Assistant, Tampa, Florida, January 2017 – November 2017
Duties: Reporting vital signs, rooming patients, injections, importing medication and past medical history. Provider scribe on EMR during all patient visits.
Florida Medical Clinic (Endocrinology): Medical Assistant, Tampa, Florida July 2016-January 2017
Duties: Reporting vital signs, rooming patients, injections, importing medication and past medical history.
Utah Valley Surgical Associates: Medical Assistant, Provo, Utah February 2014-May 2016
Duties: Reporting vital signs, rooming patients, performing injections, performing phlebotomy, managing wound vac, importing medications and past medical history. Provider scribe in Greenway EMR during all patient visits.
English: Native Language
American Sign Language: Proficient in all forms of communication
Typing: 80 words per minute
Applications: Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point
Platforms: EMR: Athena, Greenway, Epic, Sorian