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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
  • Cell:
  • resumesample@example.com
Professional Summary

Over 15 years in the medical field with a vast experience ranging from working at a high-paced hospital for almost 8 years to private practice, Independent Living Elderly Care, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Memory Care, and Residential Elderly Care.

Highly motivated and committed to healthcare with proven history of superior performance at individual, team and organizational levels. Detail-oriented professional looking to bring medical background and team-building skills to deadline-driven environment.

Enthusiastic and eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Clear understanding of patient care and training in clinical nursing. Motivated to learn, grow and excel in Nursing Career.

Skills
  • Medical office administration
  • Simple Dressings
  • Infection Control and Aseptic Procedures
  • Using centrifuge
  • Suctioning
  • Patient Scheduling
  • Autoclaving glassware
  • Efficient and reliable team player
  • Medical Records Management
  • Maintaining liquid nitrogen tanks
  • Assisting with physical exams
Work History
Medical Assistant , 4/12/19 to 4/12/21
Gila River Health CareLaveen, AZ,
  • Directed patients to exam rooms, fielded questions and prepared for physician examinations.
  • Collected and documented patient medical information such as blood pressure and weight.
  • Arranged surgeries with surgical center, confirming times with patients and preparing admission and consent forms.
  • Promoted office efficiency, coordinating charts, completing insurance forms and helping patients with diverse needs.
  • Prepared initial patient charts for admission.
  • Collaborated with medical and administrative personnel to maintain patient-focused, engaging and compassionate environment.
  • Called and faxed pharmacies to submit prescriptions and refills.
  • Scheduled appointments, registered patients and distributed sample pharmaceuticals as prescribed.
  • Supported duties for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, such as setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatus.
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
  • Ordered and prepared reagents and supplies.
  • Documented vital signs and health history for patients in clinic and hospital environments.
  • Kept medical supplies in sufficient stock by monitoring levels and submitting replenishment orders before depleted.
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Obtained pre- and post-treatment vital signs and weight.
  • Completed clinical procedures and gathered patient data for interpretation by physician.
  • Obtained all prescribed laboratory testing.
  • Gathered forms, copied insurance cards and collected patient information for billing and insurance filing.
Med Tech/Caregiver , 6/1/16 to 6/1/18
Gila River Health CareChandler, AZ,
  • Kept close eye on client vital signs, administered medications and tracked behaviors to keep healthcare supervisor well-informed.
  • Recognized and reported abnormalities and/or changes in patients' health status to LVN.
  • Maintained clean personal areas and prepared healthy meals to support client nutritional needs.
  • Maintained frequent supervision of residents unable to call for assistance.
  • Assisted with daily activities, including dressing guidance, grooming, meal preparation and medication reminders.
  • Turned and positioned bedbound patients to prevent bedsores and maintain comfort levels.
  • Offered social support by transporting individuals to events and activities.
  • Helped patients care for themselves by teaching proper, safe use of ambulation assistive devices such as canes or walkers.
  • Used electronic chart records of services performed and apparent condition of patients.
  • Worked to improve and enhance patient lives through effective and compassionate care.
  • Determined specific needs and provided most appropriate level of services for patient well-being.
  • Transported patients daily via wheelchair to and from rehabilitation and daily activities.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Assisted patients with self-administered medications.
  • Gathered dietary information, assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives and support wellness goals.
  • Engaged patients in meaningful conversation, socialization and activity while providing personal care assistance.
  • Provided safe mobility support to help patients move around personal and public spaces.
  • Changed dressings, bandages and binders to maintain proper healing and sanitary measures.
  • Supported clients with mental support and physical activities to accomplish quality of life and sustain needs.
  • Assisted clients with daily living needs, including bathing and personal grooming, to maintain self-esteem and general wellness.
  • Built strong relationships with clients to deliver emotional support and companionship.
Medical Assistant , 95630 to 6/1/18
Modern Cosmetic Surgery CenterCity, STATE,
  • Directed patients to exam rooms, fielded questions and prepared for physician examinations.
  • Collected and documented patient medical information such as blood pressure and weight.
  • Arranged surgeries with surgical center, confirming times with patients and preparing admission and consent forms.
  • Promoted office efficiency, coordinating charts, completing insurance forms and helping patients with diverse needs.
  • Prepared initial patient charts for admission.
  • Collaborated with medical and administrative personnel to maintain patient-focused, engaging and compassionate environment.
  • Called and faxed pharmacies to submit prescriptions and refills.
  • Scheduled appointments, registered patients and distributed sample pharmaceuticals as prescribed.
  • Supported duties for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, such as setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatus.
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
  • Ordered and prepared reagents and supplies.
  • Compiled necessary documents for surgical billing packages.
  • Documented vital signs and health history for patients in clinic and hospital environments.
  • Kept medical supplies in sufficient stock by monitoring levels and submitting replenishment orders before depleted.
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Taught patients about medications, procedures and care plan instructions.
  • Obtained pre- and post-treatment vital signs and weight.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Completed clinical procedures and gathered patient data for interpretation by physician.
  • Obtained all prescribed laboratory testing.
  • Ambulated, turned and positioned patients.
  • Prepared patients for sutures and wound dressing (changes).
Education
General Education : General Education , Expected in
Cosumnes River College - Sacramento, CA ,
GPA:
Nursing School Graduate : Vocataional Nursing , Expected in 02/2016
Kaplan College - Sacramento ,
GPA:
Medical Assist Graduate : Medical Assisting , Expected in 12/2006
Western Career College - Sacramento, CA,
GPA:
Certifications
  • Licensed Vocational Nurse - Lic. #716102

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School Attended
  • Cosumnes River College
  • Kaplan College
  • Western Career College
Job Titles Held:
  • Medical Assistant
  • Med Tech/Caregiver
  • Medical Assistant
Degrees
  • General Education
  • Nursing School Graduate
  • Medical Assist Graduate

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