Heather Wood, PA-C started in February offering care in both the Emergency Department and as the Chronic Disease Case Manager. Wood comes from a 860 bed hospital in Missouri, where she has been working in the Emergency and Urgent Care area. She is looking forward to practicing rural medicine where she can get to know her patients. Wood believes in the value of relationship medicine, treating the patient, not the symptoms.
Wood received her Masters in Physician Assistant Studies at Missouri State University. Wood has been a Certified Nurse Assistant and a Medical Assistant before completing her Physician Assistant work in 2014.