Nina Muñoz, PA-C, implores anyone with a passion for health care to explore a career as a Certified PA. Because there are many complexities of patient care, she suggests volunteering and shadowing a Certified PA to help understand what it takes to be a member of the medical team.
No one accomplishes anything alone. Working with a supportive team that has your back is a great way to achieve success, especially for a health care team. Certified PAs, like Julie Davis, have been working with physicians to support one another as a team since 1967.
Ever since she was a kid, Jameka McElroy-Brooklyn, PA-C, knew that she wanted to pursue a career in medicine. She had always been interested in science but didn’t know where this interest would lead her. It wasn’t until her junior year of college that McElroy-Brooklyn knew exactly what career path she would pursue. After meeting a Dermatology PA, she realized how much the PA profession aligned with her personal and professional goals.
Certified PA David Abiva’s education positioned him to be a unique and fundamental part of his health care team. Read more about what makes David stand out on his team.
Klarisse Mathis, PA-C, shares how she provides both medical care and emotional support to her patients as a Certified PA.
Tara Milligan, PA-C, wanted to become a Certified PA to empower patients to make a difference in their own health care.
As the nation’s population grows and ages, there is a pressing need for more health care team members. This has led to health care providers,