Physician Assistant Program
University of Nebraska Medical Center
984300 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-4300
Director of Didactic Education, SAHP Physician Assistant Program, 2013
Assistant Professor, SAHP Physician Assistant Program 2013
Instructor, UNMC College of Medicine, 2008
Academic Coordinator, SAHP Physician Assistant Program, 2008
Master of Public Health (candidate) - College of Public Health, University of Nebraska Medical Center
Master of Physician Assistant Studies - 2012 – University of Nebraska Medical Center
Bachelor of Science, Physician Assistant Studies– 2000 – Des Moines University
Primary Teaching Responsibilities:
Coordinate and teach in all PA specific courses
Course Coordinator: Adult and Pediatric Medicine I/II
Differences in the Delivery of Health Education to Patients With Chronic Disease by Provider Type, 2005–2009; Tamara S. Ritsema, MPH, MMSc, PA-C; Jeffrey B. Bingenheimer, PhD, MPH; Patty Scholting, MPAS, PA-C; James F. Cawley, MPH, PA-C; Prev Chronic Dis 2014;11:130175.
Scholting, PJ. Hiring Mid-Level Practitioners. Presentation: Third-year residents during First Teaching Day; 2011 December 14; University of Nebraska Medical Center.
Scholting, PJ. Charting Your Way to Practice Improvement: Effective Teamwork: Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants. Presentation: American College Of Physicians (ACP) Webinars for the 21st Century Patient-Centered Practice; 2010 April 13 – 29.
Scholting, PJ. Metabolic Syndrome: America's Health Crisis. Presentation: Epidemiology Seminar; 2010 March 09; University of Nebraska Medical Center.
Physician Assistant, General Internal Medicine, Midwest Regional Health Service, LLC, Omaha, NE, 2006-Present.
Physician Assistant, General Internal Medicine, Oakview Internal Medicine, PC, Omaha, NE, 2000-2006.
American Academy of Physician Assistants, Fellow
Physician Assistant Education Association, Member, Government Relations Committee
Nebraska Academy of Physician Assistants, Fellow, Board of Directors
Nebraska Coalition for Patient Safety, Member, Board of Directors
Medical Reserve Corp, United Way of the Midlands, Medical Support Team, Member
National Commission on the Certification of Physician Assistants, Test Development Committee
- MPAS Degree
- MPAS Degree Advancement Option
- MPAS/MPH Dual Degree
- Campus PA Admissions
- Faculty & Staff
Mission, History, & Goals
Handbooks & Policies
- About the Profession
- Advancing Rural Primary Care Conference
Assistant Professor & Director of Didactic Education