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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary

Highly motivated and committed Medical Assistant with proven history of superior performance at individual, team and organizational levels. Multitasks and prioritizes workloads with little or no supervision. Detail-oriented professional looking to bring medical background and team-building skills to deadline-driven environment. Conscientious Healthcare professional offering over fourteen years of experience in fast-paced settings. Competent in organizing charts, preparing patient rooms and supporting diagnostic processes through laboratory testing and medication administration. Positive and upbeat with excellent communication skills.

Skills
  • Medical office administration
  • Simple Dressings
  • Monitoring Patient Progress
  • Inventory and Supply Management
  • Infection Control and Aseptic Procedures
  • Diagnostic Equipment Expertise
  • Companionship and Emotional Support
  • Compassionate
  • Efficient and reliable team player
  • Patient Assessments
  • Medical Records Management
  • Assisting with physical exams
  • Direct Patient Care
  • Phlebotomy
  • Laboratory maintenance
  • Adaptable
  • Patient Scheduling
  • CPR
  • Using a centrifuge
  • Dementia and Alzheimer's knowledge
  • Ambulating and repositioning patients
  • Payment collection
  • Electronic health records
  • Point of care testing
  • Trustworthy companion
  • Compassionate caregiver
  • Patient-focused care
  • Prioritizing stat orders
  • Specimens collection and processing
  • Vital signs monitoring
  • Medical office support expertise
  • Patient communication
  • Exam room preparation
  • Patient scheduling abilities
  • Medical terminology understanding
  • Patient records maintenance
  • Patient appointment management
  • Medical record assessment
  • Needs assessment
Work History
10/2017 to 10/2021
Medical Assistant Anthem, Inc. Coppell, TX,

Medical Assistant in a busy primary care office

  • Directed patients to exam rooms, fielded questions and prepared for physician examinations.
  • Assisted with routine checks and diagnostic testing by collecting and processing specimens.
  • Documented vital signs and health history for patients in clinic and hospital environments.
  • Promoted office efficiency, coordinating charts, completing insurance forms and helping patients with diverse needs.
  • Prepared patients for X-rays, electrocardiograms, suture removal and dressing changes.
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
  • Collaborated with medical and administrative personnel to maintain patient-focused, engaging and compassionate environment.
  • Obtained pre- and post-treatment vital signs and weight.
  • Called and faxed pharmacies to submit prescriptions and refills.
  • Ordered and prepared reagents and supplies.
01/2008 to 10/2017
Medical Assistant Anthem, Inc. Culpeper, VA,
  • Directed patients to exam rooms, fielded questions and prepared for physician examinations.
  • Assisted with routine checks and diagnostic testing by collecting and processing specimens.
  • Documented vital signs and health history for patients in clinic and hospital environments.
  • Promoted office efficiency, coordinating charts, completing insurance forms and helping patients with diverse needs.
  • Prepared patients for X-rays, electrocardiograms, suture removal and dressing changes.
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
  • Collaborated with medical and administrative personnel to maintain patient-focused, engaging and compassionate environment.
  • Obtained pre- and post-treatment vital signs and weight.
  • Ordered and prepared reagents and supplies.
  • Taught patients about medications, procedures and care plan instructions.
  • Verified appropriate lab couriers picked up collected lab specimens.
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Kept medical supplies in sufficient stock by monitoring levels and submitting replenishment orders before depleted.
  • Scheduled appointments, registered patients and distributed sample pharmaceuticals as prescribed.
  • Obtained client medical history, medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Collected and documented patient medical information such as blood pressure and weight.
  • Obtained all prescribed laboratory testing.
  • Supported duties for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, such as setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatus.
  • Ambulated, turned and positioned patients.
  • Gathered forms and copied insurance cards to collect patient information for billing and insurance filing.
  • Tested and recorded blood glucose levels.
  • Called and faxed pharmacies to submit prescriptions and refills.
  • Prepared initial patient charts for admission.
  • Assisted with routine checks and diagnostic testing by collecting and processing specimens
09/1997 to 12/2007
Paraprofessional Pocatello/Chubbuck School District 25 Pocatello, ID,
  • Oversaw students in classroom and common areas to monitor, enforce rules and support lead teacher.
  • Encouraged dynamic and pleasant educational environment by promoting both gentle discipline and cooperation.
  • Relieved classroom teacher during breaks and maintained order and structure in classroom.
  • Graded tests and papers and recorded grades for teaching staff.
  • Handed out classroom materials, like pencils, paper and crayons.
  • Assisted classroom teacher in supervising snack time and indoor and outdoor play.
  • Kept classrooms clean, neat and properly sanitized for student health and classroom efficiency.
  • Reported on student progress, behavior and social skills to parents.
  • Collated classroom materials to help teachers prepare for daily instruction and activities.
  • Organized and guided skills practice, research and memorization tasks for students.
  • Monitored students on field trips, handling roll call and group movement to keep youths safe in public settings.
  • Set up visual aids, equipment and classroom displays to support teacher's lesson delivery.
  • Tailored lesson plans for students with emotional and cognitive disabilities.
  • Encouraged dynamic and pleasant educational environment by promoting both gentle discipline and cooperation
Education
Expected in 09/2008 to to
No Degree: Medical Assistant
St .Augustine - Online,
GPA:

Online program offered by Grace Cottage Family Health to complete for a Medical Assistant. Once program was completed and passed a certificate was sent to Grace Cottage.

Expected in to to
No Degree: Veterinary Assistant
Becker Jr. College - Leicester, MA,
GPA:
Expected in 06/1978 to to
High School Diploma:
Leland & Gray Union High School - Townshend, VT
GPA:

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School Attended

  • St .Augustine
  • Becker Jr. College
  • Leland & Gray Union High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Assistant
  • Paraprofessional

Degrees

  • No Degree
  • No Degree
  • High School Diploma

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