Self-motivated, positive, proactive Certified Medical Assistant that strives to work within a reputable company. Optimistic and supportive in a team environment Certified medical assistant who has 5 years experience in a physician office and clinical setting. Advanced knowledge of EMR system (Aprima, Centricity, and Practice Fusion Excellent medical terminology. Great communication, computer and excellent customer service skills, Great at prioritizing multiple tasks, responsible at meeting deadlines while maintaining quality standards. Works well under supervision of the physician and reports to the Practice Manager Excellent Phlebotomy and Customer Service Skills Intermediate to advanced computer skills Current CPR certification Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (oral/written) Experience working in a medical facility and/or front office 5 years of Phlebotomy Experience.
Certified Medical Assistant August 2010 to CurrentEvansUrgent Care-Family Practice － Evans, GA
Interviews patients, measures vital signs, such as pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight, and height and records information in patient's electronic chart.
Operates electrocardiograph (EKG) and other diagnostic equipment to administer routine diagnostic test and treatments-includes glucometers, pulse oximeters, nebulizers, oxygen equipment, and sprirometry; etc.
Collects lab specimens from patients for testing, including but not limited to urine, blood, and sputum; performs routine laboratory tests on these specimens as needed.
Preps patients and assists with examinations; applies compresses, both hot and cold as indicated; administers medications as appropriate or ordered by a medical provider, orally, or by subcutaneous or intramuscular injection; documents time and treatment amounts in patients' electronic charts.
Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients; cleans examination rooms with germicides.
Inventories and orders medical/office supplies and materials.
Maintains patient, employee, and computer data confidentiality.
Dispenses medications per provider's orders.
Schedules appointments, performs referrals to specialists, and scans reports/results into electronic medical record.
Answers telephones and provides information/messages to patients and/or medical staff.
Escorts patients throughout facility, interviews patients to obtain appropriate medical information, and measures vital signs-includes such items as pain assessment, pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, height, and weight; records information on patients' electronic medical records.
Dresses wounds and incisions, interprets physician's instructions to patients, assists with emergencies, and performs related tasks, as directed.
Maintains patient, employee and computer data confidentiality.
Explained procedures for patients that were on a controlled substance program ie.: weight lost, adderall, and narcotics.
Performs audiograms, breath alcohol testing, spirometry, phlebotomy and drug screen collection.
Schedules appointments, keeps x ray and other medical records, performs secretarial tasks, and completes insurance forms.
May key data into computer to maintain office and patient records.
Certified Medical Assistant April 2008 to August 2010American's Women Health-OBGYN － Arlington, VA
Collect, record, and maintain patient information, such as medical histories, reports, and examination results Treat diseases of female organs.
Care for and treat women during prenatal, natal, and postnatal periods.
Prescribe or administer therapy, medication, and other specialized medical care to treat or prevent illness, disease, or injury.
Analyze records, reports, test results, or examination information to diagnose medical condition of patient.
Explain procedures and discuss test results or prescribed treatments with patients.
Monitor patients' conditions and progress and reevaluate treatments as necessary.
Advise patients and community members concerning diet, activity, hygiene, and disease prevention.
Refer patient to medical specialist or other practitioner when necessary.
Medical Assistant April 2008 to September 2008Lloyd Moss Free CLINIC － Fredericksburg, VA
Interview benefits recipients at specified intervals to certify their eligibility for continuing benefits.
Compile, record, and evaluate personal and financial data in order to verify completeness and accuracy, and to determine eligibility status.
Interview and investigate applicants for public assistance to gather information pertinent to their applications.
Set up, clean, and maintain laboratory equipment.
Provide technical information about test results to physicians, family members, or researchers.
Interview patients or their representatives to identify problems relating to care.
Refer patients to appropriate health care services or resources.
Explain policies, procedures, or services to patients using medical or administrative knowledge.
Education and Training
Associate of Science : Aug 2010ACT Allied Health School － Rosslyn, VA
180 hrs, ExternshipAquia Family Medical Center － Stafford, VA
Associate of Science DegreeACT Allied Health School － Rosslyn, VA
Certified Medical Assistant
Nationally Registered Certified Phlebotomy Technician
Nationally Registered Certified Medical AssistantACT Allied Health School － Manassas, VA