When David Thompson, MPAS, PA-C, reports to the ER his performance exemplifies a grace-under-pressure style honed by years of experience working in extremely difficult circumstances, including deployments around the world in combat and in support of combat operations. His patients benefit from the laser focus of a highly skilled PA who also happens to be a decorated, high-ranking officer in the U. S. Armed Forces.
Many physicians and health care professionals leave their graduate education programs with a mountain of student loan debt from funding those hard-earned degrees. Navigating a strategy for paying medical school loans can seem daunting, particularly when also preparing for the next stage in a demanding career.
There can be several moving parts to building a tax plan as an independent contractor physician. However, careful considerations can lead to dramatic savings once you break it all down into manageable steps. Start with these categories, following specialized advice from the professionals at Financial Designs, Inc.
Dr. Michael D. Lee recently joined ApolloMD as Medical Director of Anesthesia at UNC Health Blue Ridge. Click to learn about his experiences as an international medical missionary, and the philanthropy he founded based on Duke basketball tickets.
This past fall, ApolloMD campaigned to raise awareness and donations for Dr. Lorna Breen Heroes’ Foundation, supporting its mission to reduce burnout in the health care industry and advocate for more accessible mental health services for health care professionals. Their mandate aligns directly with our own company-wide wellness initiatives and our corporate vision statement: “Healthy Clinicians. Healthy Patients. Healthy Communities.”
The practice of rural medicine comes second nature to Robert Arledge, PA, Lead APC at Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital in Elkin, NC. Upon graduation from Emory University’s Physician Assistant program, he jumped at the chance to join the staff of a small-town hospital in Jackson, Georgia. While training at a busy metro facility gave him a top-notch education with the latest technology at his fingertips, he finds the rural environment brings a deeper connection to the upbringing that led him to seek a career in health care.
ApolloMD proudly announces Chief Growth Officer Bobby Ryan, MBA, FACHE as a recipient of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) Distinguished Service Award.