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Physician Assistant

Location:
Boston, MA
Posted:
December 26, 2020

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Kimberly A. McCarty

508-***-**** adiy1g@r.postjobfree.com Norfolk, MA *Willing to relocate*

Summary

Licensed Physician Assistant and recent graduate with a Master’s degree in Medical Science, a Bachelor’s degree in Neuroscience, and minors in Public Health and Spanish. Patient-focused, compassionate, and diligent with an innate talent for being meticulous and reliable while adapting successfully to a wide variety of medical environments. Culturally competent with overseas living experience and a dedication to serve others in meaningful and lasting ways. Strong relationship builder with an innate ability for cultivating win-win solutions with elegance and grit.

Education

Master of Medical Science, Physician Assistant Studies

Salus University

Pi Alpha Honor Society

magna cum laude

Oct 2020

Bachelor of Science, Neuroscience,

Minors in Spanish &

Public Health

Muhlenberg College

Presidential Merit Scholarship

Foreign Language Honor Society

cum laude

May 2017

Certifications

NCCPA Certification

Massachusetts Physician

Assistant License

Advanced Cardiovascular

Life Support

Pediatric Advanced

Life Support

Basic Life Support

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Physician Assistants

Pennsylvania Society of Physician Assistants

Physician Assistant Education Association

Healthcare Experience

Physician Assistant – Student Aug 2018 – Oct 2020

Salus University, Elkins Park, PA

Gained proficiency in NG/OG tube placement, suturing, wound care, local anesthesia, splinting and casting, IV placement, abscess incision and drainage, injections, phlebotomy, sterile procedures, urinary catheter insertion and removal, surgical drain removals, pelvic exams, doppler ultrasound, EKG interpretation, and EMR/medical records documentation

Experience with first assist in surgical procedures such as abdominal wall debridement and laparoscopic procedures, external ventricular drain removal, interpreting radiographs, CT, MRI, and US

Completed Clinical Rotations across multiple disciplines including:

oEmergency Medicine – Virtua Marlton Hospital, Marlton, NJ

oFamily Medicine I – Complete Physician Services, Philadelphia, PA

oFamily Medicine II – Tabernacle Family Physicians, Tabernacle, NJ

oGeneral Surgery – Holy Cross Hospital, Silver Spring, MD

oInternal Medicine – Philadelphia VA Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA

oNeurosurgery ICU – Global Neurosciences Institute, Chester, PA

oOB/GYN – Grube Gynecology, Pottsville, PA

oPediatrics – Collegeville Pediatrics, Collegeville, PA

oPsychiatry – Montgomery County Correctional Facility, Eagleville, PA

oRadiology – Salus University, Elkins Park, PA

Medical Scribe Aug 2017 – Aug 2018

Scribe America, Milford, MA

Created high-quality EMR documentation for each patient’s visit including a complete SOAP note, medical/family history, patient instructions, and procedures

Played an integral role in supporting physicians and medical staff with procedures including balloon sinuplasty, myringotomy, nasal endoscopy, laryngoscopy, nasal cauterization and packing, Botox and facial fillers

Gained exposure to practice areas including ENT/Facial Plastics, Pediatrics, Family Medicine, and Pulmonology

Health Assistant May 2016 – Aug 2016

Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth, Bristol, RI

Delivered first aid and acute treatment of students including taking vital signs, wound care, distributing mediations, and transportation of students to hospitals and urgent care facilities

Accurately compiled, organized, and entered students’ medical history into the EMR

Created an efficient medication distribution system for safe use by students

Clinic Volunteer May 2015 – Aug 2015

PUCMM, Santiago, Dominican Republic

Volunteered with a community public health initiative assisting in rural and urban clinics with a focus on preventative screening, women’s health, and wound care

Educated community members on topics of diabetes, hyperlipidemia, hypertension, and contraception



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