Currently a Health Service Administration student seeking the full allowable credit hours
from my experiential learning to finish my Bachelors degree.
Microsoft Office proficiency
Wound care trained
Airway management techniques
Excellent lab practices
Medical terminology knowledge
Good bedside manner
Decision-making under pressure
Honest medical professional
High ethical standards
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
Analytical problem solving
Committed to cultivating leadership
Recruiting and selection techniques
Interviewing and Hiring recommendations
Proven patience and self-discipline
Cultural awareness and sensitivity
Staff training and development
National Registry of Emergency Medical Technician #E2066640
American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support(ACLS) Provider
American Heart Association Pediatic Advanced Life Support(PALS) Provider
American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider
Methodist Lebohnuer Germantown Hospital Emergency DepartmentGermantown, TNEmergency Department Technician08/2013 to Current
Maintained updated knowledge with treatment protocols EDT requirements and quality assurance procedures.
Interact with patients, families, hospital staff and the general public.
Record patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records.
Deliver high-quality and compassionate treatment and care.
Sound, ethical and independent decision-making ability consistent with medical protocols.
Disciplined, energetic employee who quickly establishes rapport with patients and colleagues.
Completed all mandatory education and training classes.
Evaluate patient care needs, prioritize treatment and maintained patient flow in triage or as first contact associate.
Worked as part of team to execute proper care of body mechanics and safety of patient.
Methodist Lebohnuer Germantown Hospital Operating RoomGermantown, TNAnesthesia Technician06/2012 to 01/2015
Provided technical and support services to anesthesiologist and registered nurses in the preparation, care, maintenance, and availabilty of anesthesia supplies and equipment.
Assisted with invasive line preparation, placement, and monitoring.
Developed and maintained effective relationships through effective and timely communication.
Sterilized medical equipment after each procedure.
First Call Ambulance ServicesMemphis, TNEmergency Medical Technician IV06/2010 to 07/2012
Provided life support services during medical emergencies on scene and en route to the hospital.
Maintained a state of readiness and alertness for all assignments.
Collected pertinent information from the patient, family and friends, medical records and prescriptions.
Rapidly assessed whether life threatening criteria was present and took immediate action.
Initiated plans of care based on patient assessments.
Operated and maintained emergency vehicles in a safe, efficient manner while obeying all traffic laws.
McDonald Murmmann Womens Clinic OBGYNGermantown, TNMedical Assistant01/2015 to 10/2011
Helped physicians examine and treat patients by assisting with instruments, injections and suture removal.
Made appropriate interventions by reading and interpreting fetal heart monitors.
Supported patients with customized patient teaching tools.
Prepared for HIPAA and JCAHO reviews, ensuring required brochures and pamphlets were available to patients in all clinics.
Cleaned and sterilized instruments and disposed of contaminated supplies.
Performed pregnancy tests and sent specimens for laboratory testing.
Escorted patients to examination rooms and prepared them for physician exams.
Ensured HIPAA compliance.
Educated patients about their treatments.
Adult Primary Care of Memphis Internal MedicineMemphis, TNMedical Assistant10/2006 to 01/2008
Recorded and filed patient data and medical records.
Directed patient flow during practice hours, minimizing patient wait time.
Arranged and assisted with hospital admissions.
Prepared prescription refill requests on behalf of the physician.
Scheduled patient appointments.
Read and recorded temperature, pulse and respiration.
Collected urine and fecal samples.
Pulled patient charts for upcoming appointments.
Consistently praised by physicians and nurses for efficient assistance in minor procedures and patient care.
Trained team of staff EDTS and Medical Assistants in medical office and clinical procedures to guarantee consistent quality of care.
Recognized for outstanding dedication to patient care.
Collaborated with physicians and nurses to plan and implement patient care.
Acted as the department's "go-to" person for challenging calls and as the primary mentor for new employees.
Bachelors of Professional Studies:Health Service AdministrationDecember 13, 2015The University of Memphis, Memphis, TN, United States
Allied Health SciencesMay 2010Southwest Tennessee Community College, Memphis, TnAllied Health Sciences and undergraduate studies
Medical AssistantNovember 2006Concorde Career College, Memphis, TN?Coursework in Medical Assisting
Community Service and Volunteer Experience
Shelby County Health Department Medical Reserve Corps(MRC) / Volunteer (Current) Educate the community about Emergency Preparedness at Health Fairs. Served as a First Aid staff member at community events. Served as a Medical Staff member during shelter operations. Participated in city-wide disaster drills and exercises.
Youth Building Blocks Community Outreach Program (Founder/Coordinator) mission is to inspire and improve the community by caring for Memphis most vulnerable youth and bring families together. Mentors help to increase health care literacy and educate the young generation of health related preventions to help save lives by teaching basic life support and interventions. The goal is to open their minds to the many opportunities for success in the outside world. Volunteers help to improve our troubled neighborhoods and our community. They also help to build and mold leaders of tomorrow.
Medical Testing Resources (Volunteer 2006-2007)
assisted with paternity testing, drug screenings, HIV and STD testing.
National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) member
National Association of Professional Women (NAPW)
The American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) membership since 2007