I've achieved five plus years with experience in Primary Care, Urgent Care and Cardiology facilities, maintaining a strong reputation for achieving high levels of patient satisfaction. Diagnosis, treatment plans, patient education, prescription call in's along with electronically sending & receiving scripts. Sorting through faxes/mail/e-mail and scanning and documenting in the patients files. Following-up with patients care and call backs, as well as going over results of tests that were ordered from within the facility or the ordering doctor. Alongside working with the doctors and nurse practitioners, I've prepped & preformed for minor surgeries, emergencies, wound care, dressing's, GYN, DOT, state/school physicals, injection/immunizations, blood drawls, drug screening and prepared for pick-ups. As well as basics rooming of patients, gathering their cc, vitals and any updated information on allergies and medication changes. I've cared for patients ranging from pediatrics through geriatrics. Additional expertise includes self-starter, staff supervision, stocking, ordering, logging, organizing, cleaning as well as bringing and keeping facilities up to OSHA and HIPAA standards and regulations.
DOT Physical Drug & Hair Screening Certification
Skill Highlights: Typing 40 WPM and 10 Key, Excellent in obtaining/charting basic vital signs, Venipuncture/Blood Withdrawal certification, Drug admin, Instrument sterilization & packaging, Qualified in specimen collection/processing, Wound care cleaning/care ability, Charting expertise, Understands medical procedures & documentation, Medical terminology knowledge, OB/GYN, surgery, Urgent Care, General Practice Care experience
Medical Assistant03/2015 － 09/2015First Coast Cardiovascular Fleming Island, Florida
Prepared patient rooms prior to their arrival.
Taking and record patient history and personal information, Measure vital signs, EKG's & BP in both arms & legs.
Observed and documented patient status and reported patient complaints to the case manager.
Read and recorded temperature, pulse and respiration. Completed and submitted clinical documentation in accordance with agency guidelines.
Support duties for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, such as setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatus.
Kept facility stocked with necessary supplies, equipment and instruments. Maintained a clean, orderly and well-stocked environment. Maintaining a supply list of items that were needed or low on for the office/Clinic.
Completed administrative and clinical tasks in an office alongside Cardiovascular Specialists, Neurologists, Sleep Medicine & Wound Care Physicians along w/Nuclear Cardiology Lab, Ultrasound Technologist, Echocardiography Lab, Cath Lab, Non-Invasive Vascular Lab, Vein Clinic, and Nurse Practitioners.
Help the physician with patient examinations as needed, Give patients injections as directed by the physician,
Monitor & dose Coumadin pts, place pts on Coumadin, along w/going over the instruction on any of the test such as the 24hr heart monitor, heart cards & loops.
Send out referrals for outside testing, hospital sx, life vests and much more.
As well as keeping pt information confidential and discuss it only with other medical personnel who are involved in treating the patient.
Electronic health records (EHRs) w/this company AllScrip's, Microsoft Word, Excel, Out Look Mail, as well as sorting the postal mail.
Answer & returning calls to/from pts., to scheduling appointments, giving results per doctors' orders by email, phone, written or face to face. Medication refills & requests, along w/increasing or decreasing the at home monitors on Coumadin daily or to Pharmacy's by escrip.
Pulling all pts records, consents, tests, imaging, labs, procedures & EGK all within a 30 day or less time frame for pts next day sx & faxing to the day sx, hospital administrators & Cath lab.
Calling pt after sx whom are diabetic & once we've received blood work back letting them know if they can restart all their diabetic meds.
Dispose of contaminated supplies, sharps & storing medical instruments that are contaminated to be sent out for sterilization & repacking.
Medical Assistant01/2014 － 11/2014SIMEDGainesville, Florida
Working with multiple doctors throughout multiple suite
Rooming patient, taking basic vitals and CC while entering them in the EHR system.
Between pt rooming, I would be at my station handling pt calls, medication requests, working tasks, putting lab orders in the system for assigned doctors
Writing lab letters to send to pt with their results
Writing letters per doctors request
Filling out appropriate paper work per pt needs
Going through mail & faxes and doing or getting what is requested per the requests
Prior authorization on medications
Following up on results
Nurse visits as they came up for immunizations, ppd
Stocking, ordering, organizing, cleaning of rooms between pt
Helping co-workers with their tasks/rooming as needed
If another suite was short staffed, I was always pulled to go and cover due to my multitasking skills and quick learning of each doctors different needs, either it be Urgent Care, Primary Care or Endocrinology. Working swiftly and accurately throughout any suite I was placed in while still handling all my task and duties for my provider.
Medical Assistant/Registrar08/2013 － 01/2014Care Spot Urgent CareGainesville, Florida
Taking Patient Vital Signs, Medical Histories, Preparing Patients for Medical Tests and Examinations
Assisting Physicians & Nurse Practitioners During Examinations
Explaining Medical Procedures to Patients
Sterilizing Medical Instruments
Calling Prescriptions in to Pharmacies
Preparing Patients for X-Rays
Administering Topical, Oral, or Intramuscular Medications
Drug Testing & Hair Collocation
School/Sports/DOT & Super Physical
EKG, PPD Placements & Reading
Filing Insurance Forms, Scanning Patient Medical Records, Maintaining the Confidentiality of Patient Information
Managing inventory and ordering supplies
Following Up on Patient Visits
Updating Patient Charts
Ordering Lab Tests
Front & Back Medical Assistant 11/2010 － 08/2013South Clay MedicalMiddleburg, Florida
I handle both administrative and clinical duties, Report directly to my physicians or office manager
Collection of procedures
Fundamental medical office accounting procedures
Office banking procedures, Employee payroll, Financial calculations and accounting procedures
General reception of patients and visitors, Appointment scheduling systems, Oral and written communications, Medical records management, Charting guidelines and regulations, Supplies and equipment management front and back office.
Computer applications, Compliance with OSHA guidelines and regulations of.
Office safety, Medical/Surgical asepsis procedure, Medical terminology
Disinfection, and sterilization procedures, Specialty instruments and parts, Usage of common Instruments, Care and handling of disposable and reusable instruments
Blood pressure, Pulse, respiration measurements, Height, weight, circumference measurements, various Temperature measurements recognize normal and abnormal.
Education and Training
August 3, 2010Diploma:Everest University - Medical Assisting Orange Park, Florida, USA
Patient Care and Communication, Clinical Assisting and Pharmacology, Medical Insurance, Bookkeeping, Health Sciences, Cardiopulmonary and Electrocardiography, Laboratory Procedures,
Endocrinology and Reproduction, Medical Law, Ethics and Psychology.
Member of Alpha Beta Kappa Honor Society
Academic Achievement Award: Presidents & Deans List
Detail-oriented, effectively interacts with patients and families. Time management Compassionate and trustworthy caregiver Excellent interpersonal skills Patient-focused care