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Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Summary

Patient-focused and goal-focused Endoscopy Technician with over 6 years of experience preparing equipment for Endoscopy, colonoscopy and general surgical procedures. A quick learner with strong attention to detail and a thorough work ethic. Thrives under pressure while maintaining efficiency assisting with procedures like balloon dilations, aspirations and taking biopsies. Dedicated, hardworking, team player and punctual technician, pursuing employment where good patient care service and positive attitude will make a difference.

Skills
  • Scope calibration
  • Vital statistics
  • Aseptic techniques
  • Colonoscopy and endoscopy procedures
  • Maintaining quality assurance standards
  • Transporting patients
  • Certified in BLS
  • Certified in CPR
  • Patient Care
  • Specimen preparation
Experience
02/2018 to Current Endoscopy Technician Highmark Inc. | Warrendale, PA,
  • Measured vital statistics and applied monitoring equipment to prepare patients for procedures.
  • Provide assistance to physicians in performing esophageal dilations, foreign body removals, and other endoscopic procedures.
  • Set-up and tore down procedure rooms in preparation for upcoming operations.
  • Transported and helped patients prior to and following procedures.
  • Review procedure requirements to select and set up appropriate equipment and supplies.
  • Prepared collected specimens for cytological, microbiological and pathological analysis.
  • Adhered to operating and safety procedures during cleaning, disinfecting and sterilizing endoscopes and equipment.
  • Assisted with transportation of scopes for repair and maintenance.
  • Supported physicians and nursing staff during procedures.
  • Run diagnostic tests and biologic quality assurance tests on endoscopic machines.
  • Ordered supplies efficiently to maintain stock within desired levels and meet expected patient loads.
  • Obtained informed consents and recorded drug allergies before procedure.
  • Prioritized and organized tasks to efficiently accomplish service goals.
  • Juggled multiple projects and tasks to ensure high quality and timely delivery.
  • Demonstrated self-reliance by meeting and exceeding workflow needs.
12/2016 to 02/2018 Head Endoscopy Technician Christiana Care Health System | Whitehall, OH,
  • Monitor patients vital signs to assess physical condition.
  • Effectively supported Physicians in fast-paced healthcare environments, resulting in better patient care and less pain medication post-surgery.
  • Adhered to infection control standards and reported any hazards.
  • Provide assistance to physicians in performing double balloon enteroscopy, endoscopic esophageal dilations, foreign body removals, and other endoscopic procedures.
  • Set-up and tore down procedure rooms in preparation for upcoming operations.
  • Transported and helped patients prior to and following procedures.
  • Prepared collected specimens for cytological, microbiological and pathological analysis.
  • Review procedure requirements to select and set up appropriate equipment and supplies.
  • Adhered to operating and safety procedures during cleaning, disinfecting and sterilizing endoscopes and other equipment.
  • Assisted with transportation of scopes for repair and maintenance.
  • Supported physicians and nursing staff during procedures.
  • Run diagnostic tests and biologic quality assurance tests on endoscopic machines.
  • Obtained informed consents and recorded drug allergies before procedure.
01/2013 to 06/2013 Surgical Technologist Cci Health & Wellness Services | Rockville, MD,
  • Scrub and put a masks, gown and glove and assist surgeon with gown and glove.
  • Reviewed surgical requirements and prepped operating room with appropriate tools, equipment and instruments.
  • Set up equipment, tools and supplies needed for procedures and organize instruments as directed in surgeons' preference cards.
  • Adhered to infection control standards and reported any hazards.
  • Organized equipment and instruments in alignment with surgical protocols and surgeon preferences.
  • Laid out all instruments, supplies and tools as directed by surgeons.
  • Prepared day surgery and operating rooms for patients by ordering and stocking equipment and supplies.
  • Adhered to OSHA protocols when sterilizing instruments, discarding medical supplies and disposing of waste.
  • Handed instruments and supplies to surgeons during procedures.
  • Sterilized medical equipment and properly handled contaminated materials.
  • Counted and recorded sponges, instruments, and needles at beginning and end of surgical procedures.
  • Used hemostatic clamps, suture ligatures, and electrocautery equipment to control bleeding.
  • Cleaned and sterilized surgical sites and managed supply inventory and organization.
06/2000 to 09/2011 Senior Medical Assistant Murray Hill Medical Group | City, STATE,
  • Worked as part of a team with 52 doctors in a internal medicine practice, providing primary care well visit to patients.
  • Ensured full compliance with doctor’s orders and carried them out effectively.
  • Assessed, documented and monitored vital signs, EKG, Phlebotomy, and obtained laboratory results for patients within outpatient setting.
  • Maintained inventory, vaccination and product expiration logs to record updated documentation for tracking purposes.
  • Assisted with diagnostic testing by collecting and packaging specimens for internal and laboratory analysis.
  • Prepared treatment rooms for patients by cleaning surfaces and restocking supplies.
  • Secured patient information and maintained patient confidence by completing and safeguarding medical records.
  • Followed all principles of asepsis and infection control to meet patient safety guidelines.
Education and Training
Expected in 12/2012 to to Association of Science Degree | Surgical Technology Mandl School, The College of Allied Health, New York, NY GPA:
Expected in 10/2013 to to NBSTSA | Surgical Technology National Board of Surgical Technology, 6 West Dry Creek Circle, Littleton, Colorado 80120, GPA:
Expected in 10/1997 to to Medical Assistant | Medical Assisting, Phlebotomist, EKG Technician Municipal Training Center, Brooklyn, NY, GPA:
Certifications

Associates American Heart Association CPR & AED Certified, BLS the American Red Cross.

Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) earned through the National board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) - Certification number 146825

Medical Assistant, EKG Technician, Phlebotomy Certified

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School Attended

  • Mandl School, The College of Allied Health
  • National Board of Surgical Technology
  • Municipal Training Center

Job Titles Held:

  • Endoscopy Technician
  • Head Endoscopy Technician
  • Surgical Technologist
  • Senior Medical Assistant

Degrees

  • Association of Science Degree
  • NBSTSA
  • Medical Assistant

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