Dedicated Medical Assistant skilled in technical, clerical and patient support. Strong ability to communicate clearly and effectively to patients and staff. Detail-oriented with extensive experience performing medical clerical duties and patient screenings in a busy clinical setting.Enthusiastic with excellent people skills and dedicated work ethic. Demonstrated medical procedure competency.
Helped physicians examine and treat patients by assisting with instruments, injections and suture removal.Frequently commended for maintaining the safety, respect and dignity of residents.Coordinated with doctors and registered nurses to develop care plans for patients.Cleaned and sterilized instruments and disposed of contaminated supplies.Organized, updated and maintained over 200 patient charts.Performed pregnancy tests and sent specimens for laboratory testing.Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records.Escorted patients to examination rooms and prepared them for physician exams.Monitored patient reactions to drugs and carefully documented progress of individuals participating in clinical trials.Educated patients about their treatments.Provided diagnoses and treated patients with chronic and acute health problems, including MI, arrhythmias, asthma, COPD, pneumonia.Performed lab tests and communicated results.Served as a liaison between patients and physicians to assist patients in understanding their treatment plans.Instructed patients and family members on proper discharge care.Provided necessary health education training for patients.Evaluated health education needs of patients and provided necessary training and instruction.Maintained patient privacy and confidential patient information.Tested patients' blood glucose levels.Obtained vitals for a floor of 25 patients per shift.Measured urine specimens and delivered them to the laboratory.Worked as part of team to execute proper care of body mechanics and safety of patient.Provided caring companionship to elderly and developmentally disabled patients.
Maintained accurate stock records and schedules.Selected products for specific routes according to pick sheets.Unloaded, picked, staged and loaded products for shipping.Reported inventory balances and cycle counts in both the ERP and WMS systems.Worked at a rapid pace to meet tight deadlines.Verified and recorded the count and condition of cargo received.Banded, wrapped, packaged and cleaned equipment.Assembled product containers and crates.
Observed and documented patient status and reported patient complaints to the case manager.Completed and submitted clinical documentation in accordance with agency guidelines.Planned, prepared and served meals and snacks according to prescribed diets.Assisted with adequate nutrition and fluid intake.Provided transportation, assistance and companionship to clients.Cleaned and organized patients' living quarters.Performed household tasks such as laundry, dusting, washing dishes and vacuuming.Assisted with transferring residents in and out of wheelchairs and adaptive equipment.Provided personal nursing care in pre- and post-operative situations.
Student Helping Student
Nail Technician training
First Aid/CPR certified
Student Helping Student
Sports: captain of volleyball and softball team in high school
Red cross member
Association of math member
Cooking, CPR certified, CPT coding, client, First Aid, ICD-9, Injections, Inventory, Microsoft office, windows, natural, Venipuncture, Vital signs, triaging, VAT tests and DEXA scan.
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