Russell E. Coash, PA-C
Russ Coash, PA-C joined Fillmore County Medical Center in May of 2011. Russ is no stranger to this area as he spent much of his childhood in Hebron and Deshler. Russ started his career as a Physician Assistant in Arkansas for 3 years prior to moving back to Nebraska where he took a position in Crete.
In 2000, Russ graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center's Physician Assistant program. Since then, he has been actively involved with state and national Physician Assistant Professional organizations. He has been a representative to the House of Delegates of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. On the state level, Russ has served on the Board of Directors for the Nebraska Academy of Physician Assistants and has been the editor of the organization's newsletter for several years. For his service, Russ has been recognized with the 2015 Nebraska Academy of Physician Assistants Services to Colleagues Award.
Russ has experience in and provides a full range of medical care to all ages. He has a special interest in the treatment of people with asthma, diabetes, and chronic pain.
Russ and his wife Chris live with their son Zachary in Geneva. The Coash family is an active family enjoying a number of sports and outdoor activities.
Chris has helped coach Zachary's soccer team and Russ has volunteered time with the kids on the Fillmore Central Youth Wrestling team. Chris is a skilled trapshooter, she lends her talents to the Fillmore Central Trapshooting team as a volunteer coach. Chris and Russ both enjoy scuba diving, they have advanced diving certifications. During the summer, they are busy with their garden. In the fall, they enjoy going to Husker football games.