About Jill Overman, PA
Ms. Overman believes that true progress lies in the well-being of the patient. She became a Physician Assistant because she wanted to go into a career that would allow her to help others who needed it most and as soon as possible. As a provider, Jill knows that the best treatment approach will vary for each person and that it is therefore important to establish an open dialogue between patient and provider when considering potential medication and other therapeutic options. Prioritizing creating safe and comfortable environment, her goal for all patients is they feel prioritized and listened to. Described as approachable and relatable by colleagues and patients, she works hard to be welcoming and personable as a provider.
Education & Certification
Jill earned Bachelor of Science magna cum laude in Health Science, a master’s degree in Physician Assistant Science (M-PAS) and several minors of which included Biology, Spanish for Health Sciences, and Global Cultures and Languages all from Saint Francis University, a private catholic college in Loretto, Pennsylvania. For her Maters’ Capstone Project, she researched childhood obesity. She is nationally certified as a Physician Assistant (PA-C) by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) and is state licensed to practice as a PA by the North Carolina Medical Board. She is also certified in Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) as issued by the American Heart Association (AHA) and has completed an Act 31-approved “Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse” training module.