MEMA (Mid-Atlantic Emergency Medical Associates) proudly announces that Molly Lowry, PA-C, a dedicated Physician Assistant in the Pediatric Emergency Department, has been awarded the “Outstanding Advanced Practice Provider” during the 2023 Emergency Room Nurses Week. 

This award was presented to her by the nursing staff, who noted that Molly is consistently kind, considerate, and patient in difficult situations. Dr. Doug Boertje, a colleague and physician in the Pediatric Emergency Department, praised Molly’s work ethic and demeanor, noting, “Working with Molly is always a pleasure because we all know that the care she gives will be timely, appropriate, and thoughtful. The chaos of the department does not seem to phase her, and she never complains when things are hectic and busy. Consistently a team player, this award is an acknowledgment by the nursing staff that they appreciate her approach and are grateful to have her in the department.”

“I’m honored to receive the award,” says Molly.  “Working in the Pediatric Emergency Department is such a wonderful experience. The teamwork and dedication to patients shown by the nurses and other staff inspires me to work as hard as I can. This friendly and unique Emergency Department environment makes a big difference for patients and parents during an often stressful time.”

Congratulations to Molly Lowry, PA-C, for this recognition! 

Mid-Atlantic Emergency Medical Associates (MEMA) was founded in 1976.  MEMA is a physician-owned team of more than 75 emergency and acute medical care clinicians that serves the greater Charlotte and Piedmont areas of North Carolina, and the team that staffs Novant’s Charlotte-area emergency departments. Learn more about MEMA by visiting our website at