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Jessica Claire
  • , , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Summary

Highly motivated and committed Medical Assistant with a proven history of superior performance at individual, team and organizational levels. Strong ability to multitask and prioritize workloads with little or no supervision. Detail oriented. Looking to bring a medical background and teambuilding skills to a deadline-driven environment. Medical Assistant with 7 years years experience in healthcare.

Skills
  • Medical records management
  • Lab equipment operation
  • Emergency room procedures
  • Ambulating and repositioning patients
  • Point of care testing
  • Patient scheduling
  • Compassionate caregiver
  • Electronic health records
  • Diagnostic equipment expertise
  • EMR / EHR
  • CPR/First Aid certified
  • Efficient and reliable team player
  • Orthopedic splints
  • HIPAA compliance
  • Specimen collection and analysis
  • Completing insurance forms
  • Patient privacy and confidentiality
  • Adaptable
  • Charting and clinical documentation
  • Simple dressings
  • Inventory and supply management
  • Proper sterilization techniques
  • Charting expertise
  • Professional bedside manner
  • Documentation procedures expert
  • Understands medical procedures
  • Advanced anatomy knowledge
  • Wound care and irrigation
  • EKG set up and monitoring
  • Analytical decision-making skills
  • Graphing recordings on incubators and freezers
  • Respiratory equipment utilization
  • Calm and level-headed under duress
  • Medical terminology
  • Understands mobility assistance needs
  • Diagnostic procedures
  • STD counseling
  • Communicating with patient families
  • Specimens collection and processing
  • Restocking lab supplies
  • Quick problem solver
  • Team management and supervision
  • Preparing specimens and samples
  • Sterile technique
  • General housekeeping ability
  • Medical terminology knowledge
  • Pulmonary function tests (PFTs)
  • Clinical applications
Experience
Lead Medical Assistant, 07/2019 to Current
Northwestern MedicineEvanston, IL,
  • Supervised, trained and coached team of medical assistants.
  • Guided patients to room, recorded vital signs, discussed patient medical history and entered information for physician or other clinical staff to review.
  • Followed laboratory guidelines for handling biological specimens.
  • Conducted multiple tests at once using automated equipment and computerized instruments.
  • Kept all patient information properly secured and confidential.
  • Planned and carried out regular maintenance on equipment by following procedures and manufacturers' guidelines.
  • Supported quality control processes by monitoring activities and reporting.
  • Recorded control values from technical instruments to maintain reliability and validity of test results.
  • Conducted quality control checks, calibration and technical troubleshooting of hematology analyzer.
  • Evaluated body fluids and tissue samples to document findings such as normal or abnormal results.
  • Managed departmental inventory and supply ordering.
  • Performed various tests on patients to assess needs and medication effectiveness.
  • Performed EKGs, chemistry analysis, urinalysis and hematology for multiple patients daily.
Medical Assistant, 06/2017 to Current
Charles River Community HealthWaltham, MA,
  • Obtained accurate medical histories from patients, highlighting critical information.
  • Supported duties for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, such as setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatus.
  • Collaborated with medical and administrative personnel to maintain a patient-focused, engaging and compassionate environment.
  • Scheduled and accompanied clients to medical appointments.
  • Obtained information about clients’ medical history, drug history, complaints and allergies.
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
  • Assisted physicians in follow-through of care.
  • Made appointments in IDX.
  • Tested and recorded blood glucose levels.
  • Completed clinical procedures and gathered patient data for interpretation by a physician.
  • Operated cardiac imaging and monitoring equipment.
  • Measured patient pulse oximetry.
  • Prepared blood, urine, stool and sputum lab specimens for diagnostic evaluation.
  • Entered patient, procedure and equipment into computer system.
  • Escorted patients to examination rooms.
  • Responded appropriately to the physical, emotional and developmental needs of patients.
  • Updated inventory, expiration and vaccine logs to maintain current tracking documentation.
Medical Assistant, 06/2013 to 11/2016
Charles River Community HealthBoth Sites, MA,

Obtained and coordinated history of patient population.

Triaged patient calls and questions.

Met clinical and organizational needs in a reliable and flexible manor.

Home Health Aide, 12/2012 to 06/2013
Five Star Quality Care, Inc.Richmond, VA,
  • Promoted the development of healthy lifestyle to meet health and wellness objectives.
  • Helped clients with managed home care, ensuring efficacy of care by monitoring health status.
  • Documented vital statistics and coordinated with health care providers.
  • Completed entries in log books, journals and care plans to document accurately report patient progress.
  • Administered medication as directed by physician.
  • Transported individuals to medical appointments and other errands.
  • Assisted disabled clients in any way necessary to facilitate independence and well-being.
  • Delivered assistance to elderly clients in daily activities, including but not limited to, bathing, dressing, physical transfers and care for incontinence.
  • Constructed cognitively stimulating activities.
Education and Training
Associate Of Science: Medical Assisting, Expected in 2011
Salter School - Tewksbury, MA
GPA:

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School Attended
  • Salter School
Job Titles Held:
  • Lead Medical Assistant
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Assistant
  • Home Health Aide
Degrees
  • Associate Of Science