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Paul Satterlee, MD
Paul Satterlee, MD

Paul Satterlee, MD

Medical Director


Dr. Satterlee is board certified Emergency Medicine physician, subspecialty boarded in EMS medicine, currently working at Good Samaritan Hospital in Puyallup, WA.

He is a graduate of the University of South Dakota School of Medicine and trained in Emergency Medicine at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, MN.

Dr. Satterlee has extensive experience in all types of EMS medicine. As a medical director for two different EMS systems in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area, he was responsible for scene response, provider education, quality review and protocol development. He also participated in state and regional regulatory activities as a member of the Minnesota Emergency Medical Services Regulatory Board.

In the community, Dr. Satterlee has advocated for widespread placement of AEDs and community education of CPR. Similarly, he was part of the initial effort to make naloxone available throughout Minnesota via public education and Emergency Department programs to provide naloxone to at risk people.

In 2016-2017, Dr. Satterlee worked as an Emergency Physician at a regional hospital in Hawkes Bay New Zealand.  He returned to the US and now resides in Washington, where he is medical director for 2 fire-based ambulance services and works with the healthcare system to operate 3 freestanding emergency departments.

In his free time, Dr. Satterlee keeps his wife and 3 kids entertained and enjoys making things.