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medical assistant resume example with 3+ years of experience

Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
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Summary

Dedicated Certified Nursing Assistant accustomed to providing optimal patient care and support while assisting medical staff with meeting critical needs. Skilled in collecting specimens, obtaining vitals, charting, cleaning rooms and multitasking abilities. Excellent communication and organizational skills combined with dependable, forward-thinking approach.

Skills
  • Charting expertise
  • Grooming and bathing assistance
  • Understands medical procedures
  • Advanced anatomy knowledge
  • Professional bedside manner
  • Proper sterilization techniques
  • Human anatomy and physiology
  • First aid
  • Foley catheters
  • Lab equipment calibration
  • Sterile technique
  • Certified in Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Medical terminology knowledge
  • Specimens collection and processing
  • Vital sign monitors
Education and Training
Elkins High School Elkins, WV, Expected in High School Diploma : - GPA :
Fairmont State University Fairmont, WV Expected in : Criminal Justice - GPA :
Trident Technical College Charleston, SC Expected in : Certified Nursing Assistant - GPA :
Trident Technical College Charleston, SC Expected in : Associate Degree in Nursing - GPA :
Experience
Cerner - Medical Assistant
Lenexa, KS, 06/2020 - 03/2022
  • Performed preliminary physical tests to accurately record results in patient history summary.
  • Relayed messages from patients to physicians about concerns, condition updates or refill requests to facilitate treatment.
  • Interviewed and engaged patients to obtain medical history, chief complaints and vital signs.
  • Prepared treatment rooms for patients by cleaning surfaces and restocking supplies.
  • Educated patients about medications, procedures and physician's instructions.
  • Organized charts, documents and supplies to maintain team productivity.
  • Contacted pharmacies to submit and refill patients' prescriptions.
  • Secured patient information and maintained patient confidence by completing and safeguarding medical records.
  • Assessed, documented and monitored vital signs for patients within outpatient setting.
  • Maintained inventory, vaccination and product expiration logs to record updated documentation for tracking purposes.
  • Collaborated with local pharmacies to resolve and clarify issues with patient medication.
  • Assisted with diagnostic testing by collecting and packaging biological specimens for internal and laboratory analysis.
  • Followed principles of asepsis and infection control to meet patient safety guidelines.
  • Administered rapid tests for COVID and strep to help clinical staff assess conditions.
  • Performed, validated and reported laboratory tests for prognosis, diagnosis, treatment and research.
Saint Anthony Hospital - Patient Care Assistant
Chicago, IL, 10/2018 - 07/2019
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Engaged with patient family and friends to provide courteous visit experience.
  • Promoted patient comfort by quickly responding to calls and handling diverse needs.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements and aided with feeding and monitoring.
  • Obtained patient vital signs and reported results to staff nurse or physician to identify changes from prior measurements.
  • Looked for physical, emotional, and symptomatic changes in patient condition and obtained necessary care for medical concerns.
  • Ambulated patients with appropriate assistive devices and in line with proper body mechanics.
  • Communicated changes in patient conditions and other unit concerns to multidisciplinary team.
Northshore - Patient Care Technician
Lincolnwood, IL, 05/2007 - 07/2008
  • Obtained vital signs and collected biological samples to assist with diagnostic testing and ongoing assessments.
  • Assisted nursing staff with diverse care needs of oncology patients.
  • Looked for physical, emotional, and symptomatic changes in patient condition and obtained necessary care for medical concerns.
  • Promoted patient satisfaction by assisting with bathing, dressing, toileting and exercising.
  • Restocked unit frequently with necessary medical supplies.
  • Supported healthy patient skin with bedside baths, wound care and integrity checks.
  • Transported patients to other areas of hospital in wheelchairs and gurneys for tests, treatments and therapies.
  • Kept instruments and equipment clean and sanitized.
  • Assisted with patient admissions, discharges and transfers.
  • Recorded patient conditions and vital signs before and after medical operations.
  • Responded to bell or light signal calls to assist patients with needs.
  • Delivered outstanding patient care based on physical, psychological, educational and related criteria.
  • Notified senior staff of patient emergencies to optimize outcomes.
  • Assisted and supported physicians performing procedures.
  • Engaged with patient family and friends to provide courteous visit experience.
  • Documented information in patient charts and communicated status updates to interdisciplinary care team.
  • Responded to patient emergencies and physically stressful situations to restore calm or administer treatments.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Elkins High School
  • Fairmont State University
  • Trident Technical College
  • Trident Technical College

Job Titles Held:

  • Medical Assistant
  • Patient Care Assistant
  • Patient Care Technician

Degrees

  • High School Diploma

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