- Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion
Onieta Stewart, PA-C, completed a Bachelor of Science in Biology and countless hours of professional experience prior to completing her Master's of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at the University of Kentucky. As a resident of central Kentucky, Onieta has dedicated her professional career to help meet the healthcare needs of Kentucky’s rural and underserved populations by attending UK’s rural PA program at the Morehead Campus. She thrives on a team and thoroughly enjoys the hospital environment. She is empathetic and easily connects with patients, helping to ease an already stressful situation. Onieta takes personal ownership in directing their healthcare and is passionate about their success. She has strong interpersonal skills and functions well within a team. She is excited to learn and strives to be the best provider she can be. She is eager to expand her knowledge and skills through the UKPA hospital medicine residency at St. Claire Regional Medical Center.
After residency, Onieta was employed with St. Claire hospital and they created a position for her in pulmonary/critical care.