John R

Physician Assistant - 20 Years of Experience - Near 18069-9037


Physician Assistant

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HIGHLIGHTS OF QUALIFICATIONS SYMBOL 252 \f "Wingdings" \s 8 \h NCCPA-Certified Primary Care and Surgical Physician Assistant with 30+ years of experience. SYMBOL 252 \f "Wingdings" \s 8 \h Masters Degree in Physician Assistant Studies with Specialization in Internal Medicine. SYMBOL 252 \f "Wingdings" \s 8 \h Exemplary patient care and customer service provider. I specialize in excellent patient outcomes. SYMBOL 252 \f "Wingdings" \s 8 \h Possess strong communication, organizational, and clinical skills I work well under time constraints. SYMBOL 252 \f "Wingdings" \s 8 \h Efficient at managing multiple tasks independently, or as part of a multidisciplinary team. SYMBOL 252 \f "Wingdings" \s 8 \h I understand the business of medical practice billing, ICD-10 coding, electronic medical records. EXPERIENCE SUMMARY Physician Assistant. Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Occupational Medicine, Urgent Care. *Certified DOT/CDL Examiner, National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners Family Practice. Adept skills-set. Busy pediatric to geriatric, acute and chronic adolescent, adult, and seniors-care schedule. Strong experience in minor surgery/dermatology, orthopaedics, women's care, preventive care. All work and school Physicals. Call, rounds, hospital summaries, consults. Implemented improvements in patient flow, reducing patient wait times, improving efficiency/pt satisfaction. Internal Medicine. Outpatient primary care and inpatient (hospitalist) admissions, rounds, consults, discharges. Emphasis in Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care-Ventilator patient management. Occupational Medicine. Expertise in neck, back, joints pain-mgmt. DOT/non-DOT physicals, work comp, employee injuries and illnesses. Injury prevention training, ergonomic evaluations and training. Onsite trucking company employee health. Travel and Executive Medicine. CPR Training. Preceptor to NPs/PAs. Urgent/Convenient Care. Strong experience in full-service convenient care. Primary Care, Emergency Care, Sports Medicine, Orthopaedics, Minor Surgery, Internal Medicine, Physicals, Immunizations. Affiliated Hospital System Occupational Medicine Provider. Student Preceptor. Patient frequency every 10 minutes. RECENT PRACTICE HISTORY Urgent Care/Occupational Medicine Physician Assistant Mar 2017 - Present Blue Mountain Health System, Quick Med, Lehighton, PA Urgent Care/Occupational Medicine Physician Assistant (locum tenens) Nov 2016 - Feb 2017 ExpressMed Urgent Care, King of Prussia, PA Urgent Care/Occupational Medicine/Provider Training Specialist Oct 2014 - Oct 2016 Medexpress Urgent Care, Edwardsville, Wilkes-Barre, Williamsport, PA