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Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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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 my medical background and team building skills to a driven environment.

Skills
  • Clinical and Operational Judgement
  • Cleaning and Organizing
  • Critical Thinking
  • Examination Preparation
  • Procedure Assistance
  • Time Management
  • Multitasking and Prioritization
  • Problem Anticipation and Resolution
  • Medication Administration
  • Clear Communication
  • Willingness to Learn
Work History
07/2014 to 01/2022
Medical Assistant New England Baptist Hospital Dedham, MA,
  • Obtained client medical history, medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Directed patients to exam rooms, fielded questions and prepared for physician examinations.
  • Collected and documented patient medical information such as blood pressure and weight.
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
  • Documented vital signs and health history for patients in clinic and hospital environments.
  • Called and faxed pharmacies to submit prescriptions and refills.
  • Assisted with routine checks and diagnostic testing by collecting and processing specimens.
  • Scheduled appointments, registered patients and distributed sample pharmaceuticals as prescribed.
  • Kept medical supplies in sufficient stock by monitoring levels and submitting replenishment orders before depleted.
  • Taught patients about medications, procedures and care plan instructions.
  • Completed clinical procedures and gathered patient data for interpretation by physician.
  • Collaborated with medical and administrative personnel to maintain patient-focused, engaging and compassionate environment.
  • Obtained pre- and post-treatment vital signs and weight.
  • Promoted office efficiency, coordinating charts, completing insurance forms and helping patients with diverse needs.
  • Gathered forms and copied insurance cards to collect patient information for billing and insurance filing.
  • Tested and recorded blood glucose levels.
  • Prepared initial patient charts for admission.
  • Prepared patients for X-rays, electrocardiograms, suture removal and dressing changes.
  • Verified appropriate lab couriers picked up collected lab specimens.
  • Also did Ansar testing,PFT's, EKG's, MCI ,MMSE's,Hydrgon breath testing,ABI's and balance testing.
  • Coolsculpting
  • Lean MD mentor
  • Preformed injections and immunizations
  • Assisted in procedures including pap smears,lesion removal and more.
  • INR's and adjusted medication.
  • Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.
  • Updated patient charts with data such as medications to keep records current and support accurate treatments.
  • Allergy testing
  • Performed various nursing interventions such as ound dressing, vital sign monitoring and specimen collection.
  • EMR
  • Sanitized, ment.
01/2012 to 02/2014
Medical Assistant New England Baptist Hospital Boston, MA,
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar levels.
  • Delivered individualized patient care by recording vital signs, documenting observations, administering treatments and evaluating patient needs.
  • Communicated clearly and effectively with patients to verify information, determine purpose of visit and record medical history.
  • EMR
  • Called and faxed pharmacies to submit prescriptions and refills.
  • Collected and documented patient medical information such as blood pressure and weight.
  • Directed patients to exam rooms, fielded questions and prepared for physician examinations.
  • Worked with pediatric patient's and preformed immunizations.
  • Preformed injections
  • Assisted with pap smears
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
  • Maintained exam rooms for cleanliness and sanitation
  • Did referrals and pre-authorizations
  • Scheduling patients and work-ins
  • Measured patient pulse oximetry.
01/2006 to 02/2012
Certified Nursing Assistant Wexford Health Sources Inc Martinsburg, WV,
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar levels.
  • Documented care actions by completing records and logs in medical software system.
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
  • Helped patients effectively manage routine bathing, grooming and other hygiene needs.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing.
  • Reported unusual or urgent circumstances in patients' condition or environment immediately to nurse supervisor.
  • Maximized patient satisfaction by helping individuals carry out personal tasks such as dressing and walking.
  • Wiped down equipment with proper cleaning products after each patient transport to reduce instances of infection.
  • Agreed to take on additional shifts and extra hours during busy periods and holidays to maintain proper staffing and floor coverage.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Engaged in housekeeping tasks by replacing linens and cleaning and sanitizing patient rooms.
  • Observed or examined patients to detect symptoms that required medical attention such as bruises or open wounds.
  • Supported ambulation and physical therapy needs by conducting planned exercise routines.
  • Transported patients to treatment units and operating rooms by using wheelchairs, stretchers or moveable beds.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Kept detailed records of nursing assessments, administered treatments and medication, discharge procedures and follow-up care needs.
  • Collaborated with peers and attended meetings to brainstorm new activities for patients and discuss ways to resolve issues.
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Administered medications or treatments such as catheterizations, suppositories, enemas as directed by nurse or physician.
  • Identified and reported unsafe situations
  • Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease and muscular dystrophy.
  • Cared for residents in assisted living facility and delivered high-quality support to meet needs.
  • Oversaw and maintained patients' rooms, group living areas and nurse stations.
  • Conferred with multidisciplinary healthcare team to help effectively manage patient conditions with regular testing and vitals assessments.
  • Obtained client medical history, medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Facilitated personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Maintained patient stability by checking vital signs and weight and recording intake and outtake information.
  • Reduced risks of patient infection and cross-contamination by cleaning and sterilizing equipment.
Education
Expected in 04/2006 to to
CNA: CNA
Lane Community College - Eugene, OR
GPA:
Expected in 07/2003 to to
High School Diploma:
Brookings-Harbor High School - Brookings, OR
GPA:

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School Attended

  • Lane Community College
  • Brookings-Harbor High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Assistant
  • Certified Nursing Assistant

Degrees

  • CNA
  • High School Diploma

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