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MEMA Physician Spotlight: Katie Golden, MD

Get to know MEMA Physician, Katie Golden, MD   Why did you choose the University of Pennsylvania for medical school? On the interview trail, UPenn stood out to me as a school with soul and a supportive, talented community. True to the field of emergency medicine,...

Understanding Job-Related Burnout in the Emergency Department

MEMA Seeks to Identify the Signs, Contributing Factors and Provider Perceptions   Everyone knows that working as a clinician in the emergency department is an intense endeavor– but how can you identify when there’s a problem and address it before it comes at a...

APP Spotlight: Whitney K. Lloyd, FNP-C

APP Spotlight: Whitney K. Lloyd, FNP Tell us why you choose UNCC for nursing school?   I chose to attend UNCC Nursing School because it is one of the few graduate schools in North Carolina that does not teach solely online. I learn best from being hands-on and...

MEMA Physician Spotlight: David Johnson

Mid-Atlantic Emergency Medical Associates, PLLC (MEMA) is pleased to welcome Dr. David Johnson to our practice family! Dr. Johnson will continue the MEMA tradition of delivering exceptional emergency service and care for our partners. We sat down with David and asked...

MEMA APP Spotlight: Patrick DeVane, PA-C

Patrick, a PA-C with MEMA, helped lay the foundation for our APP Fellowship program. Outside of the Emergency Department, Patrick likes perfecting his slow-smoked ribs recipe, fishing, married life and taking medical mission trips around the world. We recently caught...

MEMA Physician Assistant Spotlight – Logan Groves PA-C

MEMA Physician Spotlight – Logan Groves PA-C Why did you decide to become a physician assistant? While studying Public Health at UNC, the rationale of preventative health resonated with me; however, I found myself more interested and excited about personalized...

The State of NC’s Opioid Crisis – A Physician’s Perspective

The State of NC’s Opioid Crisis – A Physician’s Perspective An In-Depth Interview with Dr. Timothy Lietz, MD, FACEP President & CEO, Mid-Atlantic Emergency Medical Associates (MEMA) Past President, NC Medical Board   Dr. Timothy (Tim) Lietz recently...

MEMA Nurse Practitioner Spotlight: Kathy Jordan

MEMA Nurse Practitioner Spotlight: Kathy Jordan, DNP, FNP-BC, ENP-C, SANE-P, FAEN Why did you decide to become a nurse practitioner? Nursing has been my life-long goal since childhood, and as I advanced through each stage of my career, I was driven to expand my...