Carson Close, PA-C

Carson Close, PA-C, is a family practice physician assistant and associate medical director for Rural Health Group in North Carolina. He works in a rural setting since graduating in 2015 from the University of South Alabama with a Master in Health Science. Close enjoys the challenges and rewards of working in a small community. He expanded his skill set to better care for the population served by receiving training to treat hepatitis C and working with two of the local substance rehabilitation centers in Warren County.

As an associate medical director for Rural Health Group, he participates in multiple focus groups to improve services provided to the community. A few of the issues include improving patient communication, employee satisfaction, and provider training. His current project is focused on provider retention and recruitment to the rural communities we serve.