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Steven Ward, PA-C, NRP

Advanced Practice Provider

Clinical Interest

Emergency Medicine


Certified Physician Assistant (CPA)

  • BA: Guilford College
  • MHS: Western Carolina University
  • MMS: Wake Forest University
Board Certifications & Licenses
  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants 06/12/2012
Contact Information

Peer Reviewed Publications

Zafar, Muhammad A; Loftus, Timothy M; Palmer, Jack P; Phillips, Michael; Ko, Jonathan; Ward, Steven R; Foertsch, Madeline; Dalhover, Amber; Doers, Matthew E; Mueller, Eric W; Alessandrini, Evaline A; Panos, Ralph J 2020. COPD Care Bundle in Emergency Department Observation Unit Reduces Emergency Department Revisits. Respiratory care, 65 1, 1-10

Vandeventer, S., Studnek, J. R., Garrett, J., Ward, S. R., Staley, K., and Blackwell, T. 2011. The Association between Ambulance Hospital Turn Around Times and Patient Acuity, Destination Hospital, and Time of Day Prehospital Emergency Car, 154 3, 366

Studnek JR, Garvey L, Blackwell T, Vandeventer S, Ward SR 2010. Association between prehospital time intervals and ST-elevation myocardial infarction system performance Circulation, 122 , 1464

Studnek, J.R., Thestrup, L., Vandeventer, S., Ward, S.R., Staley, K., Garvey, L. and Blackwell, T 2010. The Association Between Prehospital Endotracheal Intubation Attempts and Survival to Hospital Discharge Among Out‐of‐hospital Cardiac Arrest Patients Academic Emergency Medicine, 147 , 918