Leslie Milteer, MPAS, PA-C

Assistant Professor



Leslie Milteer is a nationally certified and state licensed Physician Assistant (PA) with over 19 years of medical practice experience, the majority spent in primary care with a focus on preventative care and chronic disease management. In addition to clinical practice PA Milteer has been a clinical instructor for PAs, NPs and MD students since 2007 and Assistant Professor at Saint Catherine University Master of PA Studies Program since 2014. PA Milteer has been awarded Distinguished Fellow Status from the American Academy of PAs in recognition of her years of quality medical practice, leadership roles, and professional accomplishments; which include serving as President of the MN Academy of PAs, and in various leadership rolls on the national level in the American Academy of PAs House of Delegates.

Graduate Certificate, Integrating High-Value Patient Care and Performance Improvement in Healthcare
Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, 2017

Master of Science, Physician Assistant Studies
University of Nebraska Medical Center, Lincoln, NE, 2014

Certificate of Physician Assistant Studies
Saint Francis University, Loretto, Pennsylvania, 1998

Bachelor of Science, Psychology with a minor in Kinesiology
Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, 1993

AAPA Center for Healthcare Leadership and Management and Arizona State University Integrating High-Value Patient Care certificate program – Scholarship Recipient (2016)

Distinguished Fellow of AAPA – (bestowed 2015)

Outstanding Clinical Service Award from Multicare Associates Board and Administration (2014)

Top 50 performers in University of Minnesota Physicians (2010)

Patient Satisfaction Survey Top 10% award University of Minnesota Physicians (2007)

For the 2017–2018 academic year she will be course coordinator for the Neurology, Gastroenterology, Mental Health and Primary Care course.

In addition PA Milteer maintains teaching responsibilities in all didactic course of the MPAS programs integrated curriculum.

Leadership Positions

St. Catherine University Constitution, Bylaws, and Election Committee, 2017–Current

St. Catherine University Henrietta Schmoll School of Health Gerald A. and Henrietta Rauenhorst Foundation Grant – Primary Care Work Group Committee member, 2016–2017

St. Catherine University PA Student Academy Faculty Advisor, 2015–Current

National Committee for Quality Assurance Liaison from AAPA, 2015–2017

Minnesota Department of Health International Medical Graduate Integration Task Force MAPA representative, 2015–Current

Minnesota Academy of PAs Legislative Chair, 2016–Current

Minnesota Academy of PAs President Elect, President, Immediate Past President, 2014–2016

PA Milteer clinical practice experiences as a medical provider include:

Multicare Associates part of North Memorial Health, 2012–Current
Full spectrum primary

University of Minnesota Physicians (UMP) Primary Care Center, 2006–2012
Internal Medicine and Family Practice setting

HealthPartners Riverway Clinics Anoka, MN, 2005–2006
General primary care of all ages with urgent care coverage

Independent Physician Practice in Cleveland, TN, 2002–2005
Family Practice outpatient and inpatient care delivery

Chattanooga Rehabilitation Associates – Chattanooga, TN, 2001–2002
Inpatient Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation patient management

Trinity Clinic – Tyler, TX, 1998–2001
Inpatient Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation patient management

National Committee for Quality Assurance. NCQA Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Standards and Guidelines. http://www.ncqa.org/programs/recognition/practices/patient-centered-medical-home-pcmh/pcmh-2017. Published April 3, 2017. Advisory Committee Member

Oakstone Publications Practical Review: Chronic Diseases, 2017–Current
Compensated Clinical Advisor. Review treatment guideline and study summaries for appropriateness and applicability of use in the primary care setting and provide expert content for publication reviews

ICSI Preventative Care Services Guidelines for Children and Adults Contributing Work Group member Wilkinson J, Bass C, Diem S, Gravley A, Harvey L, Maciosek M, McKeon K, Milteer L, Owens J, Rothe P, Snellman L, Solberg L, Vincent P.
Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement. Preventive Services for Adults Twentieth Edition. Updated October 2014.
Preventive Services for Children and Adolescents. Updated Sept 2013. https://www.icsi.org/_asset/x1mnv1/PrevServKids.pd...

Medication Considerations in the Preoperative Patient Category 1 CME AAPA Approved Presenting at MAPA Fall Conference Sept 23rd, 2016 Arrowwood Resort, Alexandria MN

NCCPA Proposal to Modify PA Recertification exam Requirements – Category 1 CME AAPA Approved Presented March 11th, 2016 MAPA Academy conference Marriott Conference Center Brooklyn Park, MN

PA Practice in Minnesota 2016 – Presented March 10th, 2016 Spring MAPA Academy conference. Category 1 CME AAPA Approved Presented at 2016 Spring MAPA Academy conference. Marriott Conference Center Brooklyn Park, MN

PA Practice in Minnesota 2016 – Presented at Mayo Clinic NP/PA Internal Medicine Review luncheon Rochester MN