Arthritis and Rheumatic Disease Specialists (AARDS) Oct 2015 – Present 2108 NE 213th, Suite 801, Aventura, FL 33180 Physician Assistant
Perform patient assessments to include medical history and physical exam, joint assessments, and collaboration with supervising physician to develop an individualized treatment plan. Order and interpret blood work, imaging, and additional diagnostic studies as per protocol. Prescribe appropriate medications as per protocol and physician instructions. Alter, monitor, order, and administer pharmaceuticals and other therapies as indicated by patient condition.
AARDS Research, Inc. Oct 2015 – Present 2108 NE 213th, Suite 801, Aventura, FL 33180 Physician Assistant, Sub-Investigator for Clinical Research Protocols
Participation in collection of research data and quality improvements of patient care. Implement relevant research findings into clinical practice. Performing physical and medical history examinations, patient assessments for Safety and Efficacy including joint assessments, and documenting findings. Order and interpret laboratory and diagnostic tests as per protocol Prescribe, monitor, alter, order or administer drug and other therapies as indicated by patient condition within established protocols.
SouthEast Lancaster Health Services Aug 2010 – Sept 2015 333 N. Arch St, Lancaster, PA 17603 Family Practice Physician Assistant
Provide complex and comprehensive quality medical primary care to largely underserved populations at a large multi-site federally qualified community health center. Perform annual physical exams, preventive care, preoperative clearances, well child checks, warfarin management clinic, acute care, manage chronic disease states, and manage severe mental illnesses. Order and interpret bloodwork, imaging, and additional diagnostic studies. Spanish Fluency; daily language usage with high volume spanish speaking only patients. Patient Care Committee–Provider Representative. May 2014 – Sept 2015 EMR Champion / Clinical Consultant Oct 2013 – Sept 2015 ICD-10 Champion / Clinical Consultant Sept 2014 – Sept 2015 Physician Assistant (PA) Student Liaison Jan 2012 – Sept 2015