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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
  • Cell:
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Professional Summary

Highly motivated and committed Certified Medical Assistant, AAMA with proven history of superior performance at individual, team and organizational levels. Strong ability to multitask and prioritize workloads with little or no supervision. Detail oriented professional looking to bring medical background and team building skills to deadline-driven environment.

Skills
  • Patient Care
  • Phlebotomy
  • Insurance Knowledge
  • Medical Records Management
  • Patient Scheduling
  • EMR / EHR
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Scheduling
  • Infection Control and Aseptic Procedures
  • Electronic health records
  • Completing insurance forms
  • Simple dressings
  • Medical office administration
  • Communications
Work History
Certified Medical Assistant, 02/2017 to Current
Unitedhealth Group Inc.Pennsville, NJ,
  • Promoted office efficiency, coordinating charts, completing insurance forms and helping patients with diverse needs.
  • Collected and documented patient medical information such as blood pressure and weight.
  • Enhanced patient outcomes by providing knowledgeable education on procedures, medications and other physician instructions.
  • Prepared and administered medications to alleviate patient symptoms.
  • Assisted with routine checks and diagnostic testing by collecting and processing specimens.
  • Communicated clearly and effectively with patients to verify information, determine purpose of visit and record medical history.
  • Kept medical supplies in sufficient stock by monitoring levels and submitting replenishment orders before depleted.
  • Conducted preliminary evaluations, including measuring weight, temperature and blood pressure, and documented results with accuracy.
  • Documented vital signs and health history for 30-40 patients every day.
  • Called and faxed pharmacies to submit prescriptions and refills.
  • Directed patients to examining rooms and coordinated transportation assistance as necessary.
  • Directed patients to exam rooms, fielded questions and prepared for physician examinations.
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Educated patients by providing medication and diet information and clarifying physicians' orders, answering questions thoroughly.
  • Updated inventory, expiration and vaccine logs to maintain current tracking documentation.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Prepared blood, urine, stool and sputum lab specimens for diagnostic evaluation.
  • Monitored lab tests accuracy using quality controls.
  • Explained procedures to patients to reduce anxieties and increase patient cooperation.
  • Reported any unusual or urgent circumstances in patients' condition or environment immediately to MD,APRN or RN.
Ceriti, 08/2014 to 03/2017
University Of Mississippi Medical CenterRidgeland, MS,
  • Gathered dietary information, assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives and support wellness goals.
  • Conferred with multidisciplinary healthcare team to help effectively manage patient conditions with regular testing and vitals assessments.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Assisted patients with mobility needs, including moving to and from beds, organizing wheelchairs and preparing assistive devices.
  • Complied with all company-specific guidelines and performed hands-on nursing care to patients under RN supervision.
  • Cleaned and prepared rooms between patients, using aseptic technique to prevent infections and cross-contamination.
  • Helped patients effectively manage routine bathing, grooming and other hygiene needs.
  • Supported ambulation and physical therapy needs by conducting planned exercise routines.
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
Certified Nursing Assistant, 08/2015 to 02/2017
Rhona Foster- Private DutyCity, STATE,
  • Helped patients safely transition between sleeping surfaces and mobility assistance such as wheelchairs by providing consistent support.
  • Coordinated daily medicine schedules and administration to help clients address symptoms and enhance quality of life.
  • Assisted patients with dressing, grooming and feeding needs, helping to overcome and adapt to mobility restrictions.
  • Followed nutritional plans to prepare optimal meals, including purchasing ingredients from local shops.
  • Assisted patients with handling daily chores and errands by transporting to appointments, cleaning personal spaces and purchasing supplies.
  • Maintained clean, safe and well-organized patient environment.
  • Assisted disabled clients in any way necessary to facilitate independence and well-being.
  • Offered support for client mental and emotional needs to enhance physical outcomes and overall happiness.
  • Encouraged patients to participate in safe physical activity to help boost mood and improve overall wellness.
  • Developed rapport to create safe and trusting environment for care.
  • Supervised daily activities and provided assistance when needed.
Cerk, 03/2010 to 11/2013
Timber Creek Rehabilitation And Health CareCity, STATE,
  • Gathered dietary information, assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives and support wellness goals.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Assisted patients with mobility needs, including moving to and from beds, organizing wheelchairs and preparing assistive devices.
  • Complied with all company-specific guidelines and performed hands-on nursing care to patients under RN supervision.
  • Cleaned and prepared rooms between patients, using aseptic technique to prevent infections and cross-contamination.
  • Oversaw and maintained patients' rooms, group living areas and nurse stations.
  • Helped patients effectively manage routine bathing, grooming and other hygiene needs.
  • Supported ambulation and physical therapy needs by conducting planned exercise routines.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing.
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar to stay on top of symptoms and keep RNs informed of changes.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
Education
Certificate: Medical Assistant, Expected in 05/2012
Midwest Technical Institute - East Peoria - East Peoria, IL
GPA:
  • Graduated with 4.0 GPA
: General Education/nursing, Expected in
Illinois Central College - East Peoria, IL
GPA:
: , Expected in
Pekin Community High School Pekin Il - Pekin, IL,
GPA:
Certifications

certified medical assistant

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School Attended

  • Midwest Technical Institute - East Peoria
  • Illinois Central College
  • Pekin Community High School Pekin Il

Job Titles Held:

  • Certified Medical Assistant
  • Ceriti
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Cerk

Degrees

  • Certificate

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