James Hill, PA-C

Director of APPs

James Hill PA-C, is one of three Regional APP Directors for US Acute Care Solutions Southeast & West Region. He is currently a practicing Physician Assistant at Carolinas HealthCare System - University. He has been with USACS since 2010.

He received his Undergraduate Degree in Biology from UNC-Charlotte and finished the Physician Associate Program, at Duke University. He completed his Masters in Counseling at UNC-Charlotte, as well.

James has 12 years of experience in the U.S. Military. He was a Captain in the U.S. Marine Corps and a Medical Service Corps Officer in the U.S. Air Force Reserve. He was deployed during Desert Storm and awarded the Air Force Commendation Medal. He has deployed overseas several times and earned himself an advanced promotion to Captain while in the Marine Corps.

His professional memberships include; The North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants, American Academy of Physician Assistants, Metrolina Association of Physician Assistants, and North Carolina Medical Society. His Physician Assistant license is through the N.C. Medical Board. He has several certifications including; The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, Controlled Substances Registration, Drug Enforcement Administration, and he is a Provider in Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Pediatric Advanced Life Support.

James has held many positions over his medical career. A few of the most recent being; Past President of the North Medical Society Foundation Board, current member of the NC Medical Society Foundation Board, Past President of the North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants, Member of the NCAPA Endowment, and on the Advisory Board for the College of Health and Human Services at UNC Charlotte.

He has had many articles published in Clinician News, Clinician Reviews, Advance for Physician Assistants, and the North Carolina Medical Journal. He also volunteers his service as a Physician Assistant at the Inscription House Health Center, for the Navajo Reservation in Northeast Arizona.