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Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Conscientious Healthcare professional offering over 20 years of experience in fast-paced settings. Competent in organizing charts, preparing patient rooms and supporting diagnostic processes through laboratory testing and medication administration. Positive and upbeat with excellent communication skills.

Skills
  • Time Management
  • Treatment Room Preparation
  • Completing Insurance Forms
  • Data Entry
  • Medical Coding
  • Microsoft Office
  • Patient Management
  • EMR / EHR
  • Medical recordkeeping
  • Triaging
  • Direct Patient Care
  • Patient Assessments
  • Medication Administration
  • Excellent Communication
  • PPE Compliance
Work History
Emergency Medical Technician, 08/2006 to 01/2011
Lifepoint HospitalsRaleigh, NC,
  • Maintained levelheadedness and efficiency in high-pressure situations, effectively prioritizing tasks to save lives and provide medical care.
  • Communicated with lucid patients to gather incident and medical history information.
  • Trained EMTs in basic life support skills, oxygen therapy, and wound care.
  • Quickly recognized patient needs based on conditions and administered medications for all situations.
  • Triaged patients in emergency situations based on life-threatening needs and delegated tasks to better provide treatment to maximum patients at once.
  • Collaborated with medical professionals to communicate patient needs with accuracy and speed using hospital and medical codes.
  • Evaluated patient vital signs and status to determine care needs using pulse oximeters and electronic vital sign machines.
  • Responded to over 13 daily emergency calls to provide quick and compassionate medical assistance and care for patients
Emergency Room Technician, 09/2004 to 10/2005
Dean HealthRipon, WI,
  • Assisted with resuscitation, CPR and emergency airway procedures.
  • Collected basic samples, labeled specimens properly and transferred to laboratory for testing.
  • Decontaminated and sanitized all equipment, instruments and supplies.
  • Assessed extent and nature of injury or illness to prioritize and establish medical procedures.
  • Applied orthopedic devices like traction and OCL splints.
  • Monitored patients' comfort and safety during examinations and tests to alert physicians of abnormalities and changes in patient response.
  • Quickly responded to codes and cardiac monitor alarms.
  • Assisted in obtaining and documenting vital signs and placement of oxygen saturation, cardiac monitoring and non-invasive blood pressure monitoring systems.
  • Organized paperwork such as charts and reports for office and patient needs.
  • Facilitated lab orders and medication administration.
  • Managed incoming calls and directed to appropriate department.
  • Measured and fit crutches and canes, instructing patients on proper use of support devices
  • Collected basic samples, labeled specimens properly and transferred to laboratory for testing
  • Assisted with resuscitation, CPR and emergency airway procedures
  • Continuously monitored patients and reported changes to head nurses and physicians
Emergency Medical Technician, 01/2001 to 02/2005
Lifepoint HospitalsSault Sainte Marie, MI,
  • Maintained levelheadedness and efficiency in high-pressure situations, effectively prioritizing tasks to save lives and provide medical care.
  • Communicated with lucid patients to gather incident and medical history information.
  • Trained EMTs in basic life support skills, oxygen therapy, and wound care.
  • Quickly recognized patient needs based on conditions and administered medications for all emergency situations.
  • Triaged patients in emergency situations based on life-threatening needs and delegated tasks to better provide treatment to maximum patients
  • Collaborated with medical professionals to communicate patient needs with accuracy and speed using hospital and medical codes.
  • Restocked ambulance with proper equipment such as vents, ET tubes, medication and IV pump tubing to maintain optimum inventory.
  • Controlled wounds and injuries en-route to hospitals, prepping patients for advanced treatments or maintaining conditions pre-arrival.
  • Recorded situational triages, medication administration and patient statuses to collect data on EMT effectiveness and emergency preparedness.
Hospital Dispatcher, 02/1999 to 02/2001
Kaiser PermanenteCity, STATE,
  • Tracked dispatch call activity to verify timely response and document assistance provided or task completed.
  • Prepared detailed incident reports to facilitate appropriate follow-up.
  • Leveraged two-way radio or telephone to dispatch security officers or other personnel.
  • Operated multi-line telephone system, prioritized calls and initiated appropriate action based on incident type and importance.
  • Contacted police, fire and ambulance in emergency situations to coordinate proper response.
  • Studied building floor plans to give directions and provide accurate information.
  • Received emergency and non-emergency calls to dispatch security service and medical assistance.
  • Operated and monitored fire alarm and security CCTV systems to maintain building safety.
  • Patrolled assigned areas to provide guest assistance while remaining alert for suspicious circumstances or individuals.
  • Routed calls to police, fire and ambulance service to meet individual call needs.
  • Automated document flow by ensuring logbooks and fire, accident and emergency reports were maintained with 100% accuracy.
  • Resolved problems, improved operations and provided exceptional service.
  • Received public emergency and non-emergency calls and supervised response prioritization in order to effectively dispatch official units such as police, fire and EMS while tracking data in real-time environments.
  • Demonstrated respect, friendliness and willingness to help wherever needed
  • Actively listened to customers, handled concerns quickly and escalated major issues to supervisor
Education
: Medical Assisting, Expected in 04/2022 to San Manuel Gateway Collage Loma Linda University - Loma Linda, CA,
GPA:
: Licensed Vocational Nurse, Expected in 05/2006 to Summit Career Collage - Colton, CA,
GPA:
: Emergency Medical Technology, Expected in 06/2005 to Crafton Hills College - Yucaipa, CA
GPA:
: Emergency Medical Technology, Expected in 06/2000 to Riverside City College - Riverside, CA
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High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/1996 to Bloomington High School - Bloomington, CA
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School Attended

  • San Manuel Gateway Collage Loma Linda University
  • Summit Career Collage
  • Crafton Hills College
  • Riverside City College
  • Bloomington High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • Emergency Room Technician
  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • Hospital Dispatcher

Degrees

  • High School Diploma

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