Carey A. Wheelhouse, MSPAS, PA-C

Director of Clinical Assessment, Assistant Professor

Department of Medical Sciences
Division of Physician Assistant Education

University of Nebraska Medical Center
984300 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-4300

Academic Appointments:
Assistant Professor, UNMC College of Allied Health, 2017

Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies: University of South Dakota, 2011
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology: University of South Dakota, 2007
National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, March 2011- current
Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers, September 2010-current
Basic Disaster Life Support Training, January 2009

Primary Teaching Responsibilities:
Clinical Rotation Learning Experiences
History and Physical Examination Skills
Problem-Based Learning
Behavioral Medicine
Provider - patient communication

Scholarly Activity/Presentations:
Mercy Health Athletic Training Annual Conference: Shoulder Pain and Injury, Shoulder Examination Techniques, June 2016
KAPA Annual Conference Panel Interview: Student Track Panel Interview, November 2015

Clinical Experiences:
Nebraska Medicine Immediate Care Clinic, July 2017-present
Mason City Clinic Orthopedic Department: Mason City, IA, April 2011-January 2015
Mercy Health-Cincinnati Sports Medicine & Orthopedic Centers: Crestview Hills, KY, March 2015-January 2017

BHECN Steering Committee: October 2017 – present
NAPA HOD Representative January 2018 – present
One to One Reading Mentor, October 2015-February 2017
Medical Volunteer Mason City High School Football, Fall 2011
Sanford Marathon Medical Volunteer, September 2010
McCook County H1N1 Vaccination Clinic, December 2009
Dental Fluoride Project, March 2009
Big Brothers, Big Sisters of South Dakota child mentor, 2007-2009