Madisyn Bush received both her Bachelors of Science Degree in Dietetics and her Master of Science, Physician Assistant Studies from Central Michigan University. Prior to coming to Charles R. Barker, Jr. Family Practice, Madisyn completed Physician Assistant Student Clerkships at United Women’s Health and Wellness Center, Greenville, MI, Dr. Domenico Ausiello MD, Family Practice, Greenville, MI, Charles R. Barker, Jr. Family Practice, Belding, MI and Dr. Kevin O’Connor DO, Greenville, MI.
Physician Assistant Student ClerkshipsAugust 2011-July 2012
Family Practice (6 weeks)
Dr. Charles Barker, Belding, MI
Performed comprehensive history and physical exams of pediatric and adult patients, documented in electronic medical record, performed in-office procedures such as Pap smears, and skin tag removal.
Obstetrics & Gynecology (6 weeks)
United Women’s Health and Wellness Center, Greenville, MI
Completed yearly physical exams, including breast exams, pelvic exams, and Pap smears; assisted in routine obstetric office visits as well as vaginal and cesarean deliveries; assisted in gynecological surgeries such as D&C and hysterectomy.
Internal Medicine (6 weeks)
United Memorial Hospital Internal Medicine, Greenville, MI
Completed hospital rounds daily. Evaluated patients and developed treatment plans for a variety of different cases including congestive heart failure, COPD exacerbation, pancreatitis, and small bowel obstructions. Performed hospital admissions as well as assisted with cardiac stress tests.
Psychiatry (6 weeks)
Dr. Domenico Ausiello MD, Family Practice, Greenville, MI
Evaluated and treated patients in a family practice and long term care settings; managed common psychiatric illnesses such as depression, anxiety, and ADHD.
Emergency Medicine (6 weeks)
United Memorial Hospital Emergency Department, Greenville, MI
Completed focused H&Ps in emergency department setting; performed laceration repair, IV placement, radiology and ECG interpretation, Foley catheter placement, wound irrigation/dressing, pre-admission work-up; assisted with ACLS care.
Pediatrics (6 weeks)
Dr. Charles Barker DO, Belding, MI
Provided general care of pediatric population, including well-child exams, sports physicals, ADHD exams, and routine sick visits.
Elective – Family Practice (5 weeks)
Dr. Domenico Ausiello MD, Family Practice, Greenville, MI (6 weeks)
Completed yearly physicals, obstetric visits, routine sick visits; managed diabetes, hypertension, COPD; performed in-office procedures such as joint injections, lesion removal, endometrial biopsy. Managed patient care in long-term care setting.
Surgery (5 weeks)
Dr. Kevin O’Connor DO, Greenville, MI
Assisted in general surgical procedures including first assist in cholecystectomy, hernia repairs, mastectomy with axillary dissection, mediport placement, appendectomy, and colectomies. Cared for patients post-operatively in both outpatient and hospital settings. Performed in office evaluation and procedures including skin lesion and lipoma removal.
Additional Clinical Experience
Physician Assistant Student Mentorship, performed hands-on patient care as assigned one day per week.
August 2010-July 2011
Isabella County Medical Care Facility
January 2009-April 2010
July 2012: Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI: Master of Science, Physician Assistant Studies
May 2012: Central Michigan University , Mount Pleasant, MI: Bachelor of Science, Dietetics
2011 Advanced Cardiac Life Support
2010 BLS for Healthcare Providers
2010-present Michigan Academy of Physician Assistants
2010-presentAmerican Academy of Physician Assistants