Jay Lavina, PA-C, MS

Director of APPs

Jay Lavina, PA-C, MS, is the current Director of APPs for US Acute Care Solutions Southeast region. He has served in that role since 2010.  He has been with USACS and previous legacy Tampa Bay Emergency Physicians, since 2002.  


Jay received his undergraduate degree from the University of Florida. He went on to complete his masters in Physician Assistant Studies at the University of Medicine and Dentistry in Piscataway, NJ.


He is an active member of the Society of Emergency Physician Assistants, and Florida Academy of Physician Assistants. He’s certified as a Physician Assistant in Florida and certified by the National Commission for the Physician Assistants.


As a Floridian, his hobbies include all Gator sports. He enjoys time with friends and activities with his family, like coaching his daughter's travel softball team. He also likes watching and helping his other two kids in their respective sports.