Valle Del Sol Behavioral healthFebruary 2012 to July 2017Bilingual Medical Assistant Avondale Phoenix, AZ
Serve as a key member of interdisciplinary healthcare team for a family medical practice.
Assist a MD ensuring optimal patient care and smooth daily functioning of office.
Reports condition of client which may be indicative of change in the client's condition to the provider.
Prepare clients for treatment by taking and recording vital signs, symptoms and other necessary measurements.
Coordinate and manage client care including pre-certifications, referrals, authorizations, prescriptions and other medical treatments and tests.
Responsible for communication test results to client.
Ensure all mental behavioral health needs are identified and addressed by managing to appropriate referrals and follow up as needed.
Seek resources, training, information and educational opportunities to enrich the quality of comprehensive Total Health integrated healthcare service delivery for patient.
ABRAZO MEDICAL GROUP/ABRAZO GENERAL SURGERYJanuary 2010 to January 2012Front/Back Medical Assistant Goodyear, AZ
Consistently praised for efficient handling of administrative duties (e.g., answering phones, scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, patient processing, billing and bookkeeping) that allowed doctors to focus on the health concerns of their patients.
Demonstrated proficiency in taking patient medical histories and vital signs, as well as in performing injections and various diagnostic procedures and ancillary tests (e.g., EKGs, immunoassays, chemistry analysis, hematology, urinalysis).
Ensured the cleanliness, sanitation and maintenance of all facilities, exam rooms and equipment.
Helped implement practice's quality assurance and control program.
Efforts ensured compliance with HIPAA, CLIA and OSHA regulations; improved patient care/satisfaction; and lowered monthly overhead.
Reacted calmly and effectively in emergency situations, and added the personal, caring touch that immediately put patients at ease.
Summary of Qualifications
Medical Billing and Coding
Medical Records Management
Bookkeeping and Filing
Taking Patient Vitals
Education and Training
Brookline College2009Phoenix, AZ
PresentCertified in First Aid & CPR
ESTRELLA HIGH SCHOOL2008High School DiplomaAvondale, AZ