Harley Augustine,  PA-C, MPAS
Physician Assistant

Harley A. Augustine PA
844-496-5247

About Harley Augustine,  PA-C, MPAS

EDUCATION

Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University Baton Rouge, LA
Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies – 2018

Loyola University New Orleans New Orleans, LA
Bachelor of Biological Sciences with minor in World Religion Studies  – 2015

EXPERIENCE

Ochsner Baptist Emergency Room New Orleans, LA, June 2015 – January 2018
Technician : Performed EKGs, IVs, urinary catheterizations, CPR and splinting; assisted in codes, Emergency Room Technician & psychiatric sitter

PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENSURE

American Academy of Physician Assistants

National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (anticipated June 16, 2018)

Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners (anticipated June 2018)

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Service Learning
Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) – Volunteer Health Corps

Master’s Project
Probiotics in the Treatment for Irritable Bowel Syndrome with special emphasis on Lactobacillus Plantarum and Bifidobacterium infantis

CLINICAL SKILLS LIST

Removing of sutures or staples

Suturing of minor laceration

Closing of surgical incisions via suturing

Working as first assist in surgery

Navigating laparoscopic cameras

Performing sterile techniques

Interpreting radiographs and EKGs

Performing knee/ shoulder/ SI joint injections

Performing incision and drainage of abscesses

CLINICAL ROTATIONS

Internal Medicine Rotation: West Jefferson Medical Center Marrero, LA
Learned the fundamentals of treating diabetic and endocrine disorders, Two month rotation in May 2017-June 2017
Preceptor: Tilak Mallik, MD

Pediatric Rotation: Growing Up Children’s Clinic Gretna, LA
Developed skills in treating acute pediatric conditions and perfected my skills in pediatric primary care, 4-week rotation in July 2017
Preceptor: Heath Bettencourtt, MD

Musculoskeletal Rotation: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation VA Hospital New Orleans, LA
Developed skills in treating musculoskeletal disorders while excelling in knee/shoulder/SI joint injections, 4-week rotation in August 2017
Preceptor: Randolph L. Roig, MD

Geriatric Rotation: Programs of All-Inclusive Care for Elderly (PACE) Baton Rouge, LA
Participated in interprofessional patient centered medical care of elderly patients including palliative care, 1-week rotation in September 2017
Preceptor: Stacey Perrault, NP

Psychiatric Rotation: Apollo Behavioral Health Hospital- Inpatient & Outpatient Baton Rouge, LA
Participated in interprofessional treatment plans for various mental illnesses, 1-week rotation in September 2017
Preceptor: Chandra M. Katta, MD

Obstetrics and Gynecology Rotation: Franklin Women’s Health Clinic Franklinton, LA; Independence, LA
Perfected my skills in performing pelvic/breast examinations and learned to how to perform pelvic ultra sounds, 2-week rotation in September 2017
Preceptor: John Gallaspy, MD; James Hess, MD

Family Medicine Rotation: Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group New Rodes, LA
Performed well-checks among various patient populations while perfecting my skills in splinting and incision and drainage, 4-week rotation in November 2017
Preceptor: Brian LeBlanc, MD

Inpatient/ Hospital Medicine Rotation: Ochsner Medical Center New Orleans, LA
Managed inpatient care while perfecting my skills in choosing the most efficient diagnostic modalities, 4-week rotation in December 2017
Preceptor: Katherine Swords, PA-C

Emergency Medicine Rotation: Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center Baton Rouge, LA
Managed patients in an emergency setting while excelling in suturing, pelvic exams, and incision and drainage, 4-week rotation in January 2018
Preceptor: Sarah Ponder, PA-C

General Surgery Rotation: Ochsner Medical Center New Orleans, LA
Developed skills in preoperative/postoperative care and assisted in various general/bariatrics surgeries, 4-week rotation in February 2018
Preceptor: William Richardson, MD

Neurosurgery Rotation: Ochsner Medical Center New Orleans, LA
Performed preoperative/postoperative neurosurgical workups and assisted in various neurosurgical treatments, 4-week rotation in March 2018
Preceptor: Stephen Yancovich, PA-C