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Published Friday, September 1st, 2017

The Role of Advance Practice Providers in Surgery

The Role of Advance Practice Providers in Surgery

Episode 24, Dana Henkel

In this episode we hear from Dr. Dana Henkel, a former physician’s assistant (PA) turned general surgeon. Dr. Henkel talks about her time serving as a PA for six years and the ways those experiences prepared her for a career in surgery. She also explains the distinction between a PA and a nurse practitioner, and offers advice on how to properly hire a PA for your own practice. Recorded 4/5/2017

Show Notes

Watch Dr. Henkel’s full Grand Rounds Talk

Learn more about the Advance Practice Provider’s working here at UW Hospital


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