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Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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Professional Summary

Well-qualified Personal Care worker skilled in delivering top-quality home care support. Effective at ambulating patients, meeting personal grooming needs and administering medications. Detail-oriented in maintaining clean and organized personal areas to support daily living safety. Caring Medical Assistant dedicated to providing comprehensive personal support. Proficient in cooking meals, organizing schedules and updating documentation. Strong knowledge of emotional, physical and social support strategies. Committed Healthcare professional offering twenty-eight years of demonstrated success in home healthcare. Dedicated to delivering consistent and focused attention to client safety, comfort and dignity. Well-versed in communication with passion for helping others. Punctual individual enthusiastically handling numerous tasks, including front and back office in fast-paced environment. Conscientious and attentive professional available to work any shift, including holidays. Skilled in multi-tasking, organizing and documenting. Patient clinical Assistant offering many years of experience assisting others. Committed to delivering top-notch care, administering medication and performing with quality & care. Offers talents, skills and quality of service. Healthcare professional and home companion with strong history of providing support to clients within business environments to deliver comprehensive administrative assistance. Providing knowledge of clerical tasks, project support, scheduling, time management, assignment prioritization and customer service. Quickly resolving issues, handling conflicting priorities, remaining flexible and striving to exceed organizational goals. Health Aide working with community healthcare organizations, delivering support to practitioners and patients. Provides clinical and administrative assistance, including primary healthcare and emergency response services. Passionate about educating patients on maintaining healthy lifestyles. Senior Clinical Assistant and outstanding performer who project the charateristics of person we can be proud of and set an example of a role model to the company & the people she work with. Proven success in leadership, operational excellence and organizational development with keen understanding of elements of Nonprofit business. Recognized for inspiring management team members to excel and encouraging creative work environments. Enthusiastic M.A eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Clear understanding of expectations and learning tools geared for training in her profession. Motivated to learn, grow and excel in any organization. Highly driven to excel & be sucessful.

Skills
  • Progress documentation
  • Clinical quality program standards
  • First aid and safety
  • Patient care
  • State regulations knowledge
  • Documentation
  • Scheduling
  • MS Office
  • Customer Service
  • Training
Education
Dorsey High , Expected in 06/1976 High School Diploma : - GPA :
  • Majored in Business/ Nursing
Certifications

Medical Assistant Certificate

Current LBCC student working on BSN in Nursing

4th semester of preq. toward nursing program

Work History
Phoenix Home Care And Hospice - Home Caregiver
East St. Louis, IL, 01/2017 - 05/2020
  • Developed rapport to create safe and trusting environment for care.
  • Assisted patients with dressing, grooming and feeding needs, helping to overcome and adapt to mobility restrictions.
  • Monitored progress and documented any patient health status changes, keeping healthcare team updated.
  • Worked to improve and enhance patient lives through effective and compassionate care.
  • Offered support for client mental and emotional needs to enhance physical outcomes and overall happiness.
  • Coordinated daily medicine schedules and administration to help clients address symptoms and enhance quality of life.
  • Assisted patients with handling daily chores and errands by transporting to appointments, cleaning personal spaces and purchasing supplies.
  • Completed entries in log books, journals and care plans to document accurately report patient progress.
  • Followed nutritional plans to prepare optimal meals, including purchasing ingredients from local shops.
  • Kept close eye on behavior and emotional responses of clients, consulting with Manager to address concerns and protect each person from any harm.
  • Encouraged patients to participate in safe physical activity to help boost mood and improve overall wellness.
  • Cooked tasty, nourishing meals for patients with stove and safe conditions to promote better nutrition.
  • Supervised daily activities and provided assistance when needed.
  • Checked vital signs on daily basis and contacted Manager regarding any patient health concerns or behavioral changes.
  • Provided patients with assistance in completing such tasks as bathing and dressing, effectively reducing daily burden on family members.
  • Ensured safety and well-being of each patient in alignment with care plan.
  • Interacted kindly with patients and families and displayed positive, outgoing attitude, resulting in establishment of long-term, professional relationships.
  • Helped patients safely transition between sleeping surfaces and mobility assistance such as wheelchairs by providing consistent support.
  • Assisted disabled clients in any way necessary to facilitate independence and well-being.
  • Maintained clean, safe and well-organized patient environment.
Cityblock - Home Care Giver
Plymouth, MA, 12/2017 - 08/2019
  • Kept close eye on behavior and emotional responses of clients, consulting with Director to address concerns and protect each person from any harm.
  • Monitored progress and documented any patient health status changes, keeping healthcare team updated.
  • Assisted patients with dressing, grooming and feeding needs, helping to overcome and adapt to mobility restrictions.
  • Offered support for client mental and emotional needs to enhance physical outcomes and overall happiness.
  • Errand and assisted client with doctor's appointments
  • Checked vital signs on daily basis and contacted Manager regarding any patient health concerns or behavioral changes.
  • Helped patients safely transition between sleeping surfaces and mobility assistance such as wheelchairs by providing consistent support.
Dhl_fedex_ups_authorized_shipping_center_herndon_va_postal_plus - Mail Encoder/Package Handler
City, STATE, 10/2018 - 04/2019
  • Sorted items according to its destination.
  • Assembled, sealed and loaded packages into correct trucks.
  • Used hand-held scanners and physical logs to accurately track item movements.
  • Prepared pallets of boxes for easy transportation between customer and storage locations.
  • Kept storage areas organized, clean and secure to fully protect company assets.
  • Prevented load shifting or damage by using bracing and strapping techniques.
  • Ensured package containers were loaded into forklifts and transported into packaging areas.
  • Labeled packages according to instructions provided on work orders.
  • Coordinated daily work strategies, following oral and written instructions to properly move and ship products.
  • Quickly answered all job-related inquiries from supervisor and delivered updates on anticipated task completion times.
  • Alerted supervisors and coworkers of hazards and other issues for quick resolutions.
  • Fastened documentation, including receipts, packing slips and bill of lading, to shipments leaving facility.
  • Removed jams and unblocked conveyor system to maintain flow of goods.
  • Performed cycle counts and inventory control to accurately track product levels.
Kaiser Permanente - Medical Assistant
City, STATE, 12/1988 - 08/2016
  • Educated patients by providing medication and diet information and clarifying physicians' orders, answering questions thoroughly.
  • Implemented care and efficiency improvements to support and enhance office operations.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • 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.
  • Explained procedures to patients to reduce anxieties and increase patient cooperation.
  • Enhanced patient outcomes by providing knowledgeable education on procedures, medications and other physician instructions.
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Prepared patients for X-rays, electrocardiograms, suture removal and dressing changes.
  • Collaborated with medical and administrative personnel to maintain patient-focused, engaging and compassionate environment.
  • Conducted preliminary evaluations, including measuring weight, temperature and blood pressure, and documented results with accuracy.
  • Maintained detailed records of test results by entering data and patient information into computer.
  • Completed clinical procedures and gathered patient data for interpretation by physician.
  • Oriented and trained new staff on proper procedures and policies.
  • Supported duties for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, such as setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatus.
  • Updated inventory, expiration and vaccine logs to maintain current tracking documentation.
  • Directed patients to exam rooms, fielded questions and prepared for physician examinations.
  • Ambulated, turned and positioned patients.
  • Collected histories, vitals and current complaints via patient interviews.
  • Ordered and prepared reagents and supplies.
  • Scheduled appointments, registered patients and distributed sample pharmaceuticals as prescribed.
  • Prepared blood, urine, stool and sputum lab specimens for diagnostic evaluation.
  • Escorted patients to examination rooms.
  • Operated cardiac imaging and monitoring equipment.
  • Submitted prescriptions to pharmacy via phone, fax or web.
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
  • Performed or scheduled preventive maintenance on equipment to promote longevity of use, troubleshooting technical issues and coordinating repairs.
  • Conducted machine safety checks according to facility policy.
  • Monitor glucose test accuracy using quality controls.
  • Measured patient spirometry.
  • Prepared and administered medications to alleviate patient symptoms.
  • Documented vital signs and health history for twenty five patients every 15mintues in AM and every 15minutues in the PM.
  • Offered age-appropriate patient care before, during and after exams.
  • Collected and documented patient medical information such as blood pressure and weight.
  • Participated in Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) activities.
  • Tested and recorded blood glucose levels.
  • Balanced, calibrated and recorded appropriate hemodynamic data.
  • Measured patient pulse oximetry.
  • Compiled necessary documents for surgical billing packages.
  • Promoted office efficiency, coordinating charts, completing insurance forms and helping patients with diverse needs.
  • Made appointments in IDX.
  • Report significant information and changes in patient condition to nurse supervisor.
  • Directed patients to examining rooms and coordinated transportation assistance as necessary.
  • Obtained accurate medical histories from patients, highlighting critical information.
  • Gathered forms, copied insurance cards and current address & ph# to collect patient information for billing and insurance filing.
  • Reported any unusual or urgent circumstances in patients' condition or environment immediately to the MD or Director of the Dept. .
  • Documented all maintenance and repairs in timely fashion.
  • Scheduled and accompanied clients to medical appointments.
  • Assisted physicians in follow-through of care.
  • Welcomed patients and inquired about wellbeing since last treatment.
  • Ensured collection of lab specimens by appropriate lab courier.
  • Gathered supplies needed for cardiac imaging procedures.
  • Collected all pertinent data and calculations to aid physician in interpreting results.
  • Prepared initial patient charts for admission.
  • Attended required training, education and meetings.
  • Assisted with routine checks and diagnostic testing by collecting and processing specimens.
  • Followed all appropriate procedures to minimize patient's exposure to radiation.
  • Completed fluoroscopy exams and other special procedures.
  • Obtained pre- and post-treatment vital signs and weight.
  • Arranged surgeries with surgical center, confirming times with patients and preparing admission and consent forms.
  • Identified test discrepancies.
  • Called and faxed pharmacies to submit prescriptions and refills.
  • Conducted monthly and quarterly inventory of supplies using facility cost reporting records.
  • Obtained all prescribed laboratory testing.
  • Taught patients about medications, procedures and care plan instructions.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Dorsey High

Job Titles Held:

  • Home Caregiver
  • Home Care Giver
  • Mail Encoder/Package Handler
  • Medical Assistant

Degrees

  • High School Diploma

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