Patient-focused Medical assistant with 7 years of experience. Expert in all elements of patient care and successful in working as part of team to treat wide range of medical conditions. Skilled in prioritizing patients' needs within high-stress environments.
Drawing and administering injections over 20 per day
•Scanning and faxing daily reports
•Obtaining medical histories
•Preparing and administering medications to alleviate patient symptoms.
•Preparing patients for X-rays, electrocardiograms, suture removal and dressing changes.
•Performing clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry and answering phones
•Preparing blood, urine, stool and sputum lab specimens for diagnostic evaluation.
•Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
•Scheduling and making follow up appointments
•Called and faxed pharmacies to submit prescriptions and refills.
Drawing and giving injections
•Scanning and faxing
•Updated inventory, expiration and vaccine logs to maintain current tracking documentation.
•Assisted with routine checks and diagnostic testing by collecting and processing specimens.
•Promoted office efficiency, coordinating charts, completing insurance forms and helping patients with diverse needs. •Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
•Collaborated with medical and administrative personnel to maintain patient-focused, engaging and compassionate environment.
•Prepared and administered medications to alleviate patient symptoms.
•Prepared patients for X-rays, electrocardiograms, suture removal and dressing changes.
•Explained procedures to patients to reduce anxieties and increase patient cooperation.
•Collected and documented patient medical information such as blood pressure and weight.
•Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
•Prepared blood, urine, stool and sputum lab specimens for diagnostic evaluation.
•Obtained accurate medical histories from patients, highlighting critical information.
•Tested and recorded blood glucose levels. •Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment. •Collected histories, vitals and current complaints via patient interviews.
•Scheduled appointments, registered patients and distributed sample pharmaceuticals as prescribed.
•Directed patients to exam rooms, fielded questions and prepared for physician examinations.
•Prepared initial patient charts for admission.
•Called and faxed pharmacies to submit prescriptions and refills. •Welcomed patients and inquired about wellbeing since last treatment.
•Taught patients about medications, procedures and care plan instructions.
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