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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Detail-oriented and knowledgeable medical assistants skilled at completing patient-facing and office-based tasks by applying strong multitasking and organizational abilities. Independent worker with extensive medical experience and fastidious nature dedicated to optimal patient care. Conversational Spanish abilities. Conscientious Healthcare professional offering over 20 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. Highly motivated and committed medical assistant with 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 professional looking to bring medical background and team building skills to deadline-driven environment.

Skills
  • EMR / EHR
  • Insurance claims
  • Medical office administration
  • Simple Dressings
  • Monitoring Patient Progress
  • Infection Control and Aseptic Procedures
  • Completing Insurance Forms
  • Laboratory maintenance
  • Efficient and reliable team player
  • Point of care testing
  • Patient Management
  • Compassionate caregiver
  • Compassionate
  • Electronic health records
  • Orthopedic splints
  • OB/GYN procedures
  • Patient Scheduling
  • CPR
  • Assisting with physical exams
  • Direct Patient Care
Work History
Medical Assistant, 08/2018 to Current
Hospital Sisters Health System - CorporateLitchfield, IL,
  • Kept medical supplies in sufficient stock by monitoring levels and submitting replenishment orders before depleted.
  • Explained procedures to patients to reduce anxieties and increase patient cooperation.
  • Supported duties for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, such as setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatus.
  • Communicated clearly and effectively with patients to verify information, determine purpose of visit and record medical history.
  • Updated inventory, expiration and vaccine logs to maintain current tracking documentation.
  • Completed clinical procedures and gathered patient data for interpretation by physician.
  • Educated patients by providing medication and diet information and clarifying physicians' orders, answering questions thoroughly.
  • Enhanced patient outcomes by providing knowledgeable education on procedures, medications and other physician instructions.
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Collaborated with medical and administrative personnel to maintain patient-focused, engaging and compassionate environment.
  • Conducted preliminary evaluations, including measuring weight, temperature and blood pressure, and documented results with accuracy.
  • Taught patients about medications, procedures and care plan instructions.
  • Escorted patients to examination rooms.
  • Directed patients to exam rooms, fielded questions and prepared for physician examinations.
  • Tested and recorded blood glucose levels.
  • Measured patient pulse oximetry.
  • Offered age-appropriate patient care before, during and after exams.
  • Directed patients to examining rooms and coordinated transportation assistance as necessary.
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
Medical Assistant/Orthopedic Technician, 09/2013 to 07/2018
Hospital Sisters Health System - CorporateShelbyville, IL,
  • Implemented care and efficiency improvements to support and enhance office operations.
  • Conducted preliminary evaluations, including measuring weight, temperature and blood pressure, and documented results with accuracy.
  • Prepared patients for X-rays, electrocardiograms, suture removal and dressing changes.
  • Updated inventory, expiration and vaccine logs to maintain current tracking documentation.
  • Enhanced patient outcomes by providing knowledgeable education on procedures, medications and other physician instructions.
  • Supported duties for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, such as setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatus.
  • Explained procedures to patients to reduce anxieties and increase patient cooperation.
  • Maintained detailed records of test results by entering data and patient information into computer.
  • Communicated clearly and effectively with patients to verify information, determine purpose of visit and record medical history.
  • Educated patients by providing medication and diet information and clarifying physicians' orders, answering questions thoroughly.
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Completed clinical procedures and gathered patient data for interpretation by physician.
  • Kept medical supplies in sufficient stock by monitoring levels and submitting replenishment orders before depleted.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Oriented and trained new staff on proper procedures and policies.
  • Collaborated with medical and administrative personnel to maintain patient-focused, engaging and compassionate environment.
  • Directed patients to examining rooms and coordinated transportation assistance as necessary.
  • Report significant information and changes in patient condition to nurse supervisor.
  • Collected and documented patient medical information such as blood pressure and weight.
  • Collected histories, vitals and current complaints via patient interviews.
  • Assisted physicians in follow-through of care.
  • Escorted patients to examination rooms.
  • Obtained accurate medical histories from patients, highlighting critical information.
  • Attended required training, education and meetings.
  • Welcomed patients and inquired about wellbeing since last treatment.
  • Prepared initial patient charts for admission.
  • Called and faxed pharmacies to submit prescriptions and refills.
  • Submitted prescriptions to pharmacy via phone, fax or web.
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
  • Directed patients to exam rooms, fielded questions and prepared for physician examinations.
Medical Assistant, 01/2009 to 06/2013
Maricopa Health SystemsCity, STATE,
  • Kept medical supplies in sufficient stock by monitoring levels and submitting replenishment orders before depleted.
  • Explained procedures to patients to reduce anxieties and increase patient cooperation.
  • Communicated clearly and effectively with patients to verify information, determine purpose of visit and record medical history.
  • Enhanced patient outcomes by providing knowledgeable education on procedures, medications and other physician instructions.
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Collaborated with medical and administrative personnel to maintain patient-focused, engaging and compassionate environment.
  • Conducted preliminary evaluations, including measuring weight, temperature and blood pressure, and documented results with accuracy.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Taught patients about medications, procedures and care plan instructions.
  • Directed patients to exam rooms, fielded questions and prepared for physician examinations.
  • Called and faxed pharmacies to submit prescriptions and refills.
  • Submitted prescriptions to pharmacy via phone, fax or web.
  • Assisted with routine checks and diagnostic testing by collecting and processing specimens.
  • Offered age-appropriate patient care before, during and after exams.
  • Prepared blood, urine, stool and sputum lab specimens for diagnostic evaluation.
  • Directed patients to examining rooms and coordinated transportation assistance as necessary.
  • Welcomed patients and inquired about wellbeing since last treatment.
  • Collected and documented patient medical information such as blood pressure and weight.
  • Verified appropriate lab couriers picked up collected lab specimens by checking paperwork.
  • Escorted patients to examination rooms.
  • Attended required training, education and meetings.
  • Collected histories, vitals and current complaints via patient interviews.
Education
Associate of Science: Medical Assisting, Expected in 09/1999 to The Bryman School - Tempe - Phoenix Az,
GPA:
Certifications

Certified Spanish interpreter.

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School Attended

  • The Bryman School - Tempe

Job Titles Held:

  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Assistant/Orthopedic Technician
  • Medical Assistant

Degrees

  • Associate of Science

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