Published on May 10, 2018

Essentia Health Welcomes Molly Anderson

Molly Anderson, PA-CPhysician Assistant Molly Anderson has joined the Emergency Department at Essentia Health-St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Brainerd, Minnesota.

“You never know what you’re going to get in the emergency room, and I love that kind of variety,” says Anderson. “It’s very rewarding to be able to help people when they really need it.”

Anderson earned a master’s degree in physician assistant studies from Des Moines University in Des Moines, Iowa. She is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.

“I feel like emergency medicine is a good fit for me because I’m calm under pressure, which is a skill I’ve developed with experience,” explains Anderson. “It’s definitely a team approach, and we work together to provide the best possible care for each patient.”

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