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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - resumesample@example.com - -
Education
Expected in 09/1999
Associate of Applied Science: Medical Assisting
Remington College - Garland, TX
GPA:
  • Awarded Honors and Perfect attendance
Expected in
Bachelor of Science: Nursing
Araullo University 1994-1997 - Cabanatuan City Philippines ,
GPA:

3rd year BSN student

Professional Summary

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
  • Simple dressings
  • Completing insurance forms
  • EMR / EHR
  • Monitoring patient progress
  • Adaptable
  • Medical Records Management
  • Payment collection
  • Emergency room procedures
  • Patient-focused care
  • CPR
  • Lab equipment operation
  • Patient Management
  • Patient Scheduling
  • Electrocardiographic rhythm recognition
  • Using a centrifuge
  • Assisting with physical exams
  • Insurance claims
  • Diagnostic equipment expertise
  • Medical office administration
  • Compassionate
  • Electronic health records
  • Trustworthy companion
  • Patient Assessments
  • Laboratory maintenance
  • Phlebotomy
  • Using a spectrometer
  • Compassionate caregiver
  • Prioritizing stat orders
  • Medical billing and coding
  • PH testing
  • OB/GYN procedures
  • Diagnostic Equipment Expertise
Work History
03/2019 to Current
Medical Assistant Common Spirit Lakewood, CO,
  • 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.
  • Implemented care and efficiency improvements to support and enhance office operations.
  • Updated inventory, expiration and vaccine logs to maintain current tracking documentation.
  • Oriented and trained new staff on proper procedures and policies.
  • Explained procedures to patients to reduce anxieties and increase patient cooperation.
  • Completed clinical procedures and gathered patient data for interpretation by physician.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Enhanced patient outcomes by providing knowledgeable education on procedures, medications and other physician instructions.
  • Educated patients by providing medication and diet information and clarifying physicians' orders, answering questions thoroughly.
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Kept medical supplies in sufficient stock by monitoring levels and submitting replenishment orders before depleted.
  • Collaborated with medical and administrative personnel to maintain patient-focused, engaging and compassionate environment.
  • Offered age-appropriate patient care before, during and after exams.
  • Submitted prescriptions to pharmacy via phone, fax or web.
  • Obtained pre- and post-treatment vital signs and weight.
  • Directed patients to examining rooms and coordinated transportation assistance as necessary.
  • Assisted with routine checks and diagnostic testing by collecting and processing specimens.
  • Obtained accurate medical histories from patients, highlighting critical information.
  • Directed patients to exam rooms, fielded questions and prepared for physician examinations.
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
  • Taught patients about medications, procedures and care plan instructions.
  • Collected and documented patient medical information such as blood pressure and weight.
  • Obtained all prescribed laboratory testing.
  • Assisted physicians in follow-through of care.
  • Participated in Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) activities.
  • Attended required training, education and meetings.
  • Prepared blood, urine, stool and sputum lab specimens for diagnostic evaluation.
  • Identified test discrepancies.
05/2003 to 03/2006
Medical Assistant Common Spirit Lenox, IA,
  • Communicated clearly and effectively with patients to verify information, determine purpose of visit and record medical history.
  • 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.
  • Oriented and trained new staff on proper procedures and policies.
  • Educated patients by providing medication and diet information and clarifying physicians' orders, answering questions thoroughly.
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Kept medical supplies in sufficient stock by monitoring levels and submitting replenishment orders before depleted.
  • Collaborated with medical and administrative personnel to maintain patient-focused, engaging and compassionate environment.
  • Submitted prescriptions to pharmacy via phone, fax or web.
  • Obtained accurate medical histories from patients, highlighting critical information.
  • Taught patients about medications, procedures and care plan instructions.
  • Assisted physicians in follow-through of care.
  • Verified appropriate lab couriers picked up collected lab specimens by checking paperwork.
  • Prepared blood, urine, stool and sputum lab specimens for diagnostic evaluation.
  • Identified test discrepancies.
02/2001 to 03/2003
Front Office Medical Assistant Concentra Murrieta, CA,
  • Collaborated with medical and administrative personnel to maintain patient-focused, engaging and compassionate environment.
  • Communicated clearly and effectively with patients to verify information, determine purpose of visit and record medical history.
  • Maintained detailed records of test results by entering data and patient information into computer.
  • Updated inventory, expiration and vaccine logs to maintain current tracking documentation.
  • Protected patients' rights by maintaining confidentiality of medical, personal and financial information.
  • Provided medical billing and coding duties.
  • Posted payments and charges to patient accounts and participated in billing processes.
  • Optimized patients' satisfaction, provider time and treatment room utilization by scheduling appointments in person or by telephone.
  • Submitted patient statements and medical billing to insurance companies.
  • Assessed calls and inquiries to prioritize services based on medical emergencies.
  • Facilitated patient flow by notifying provider of patients' arrival, being aware of delays and communicating with patients and clinical staff.
  • Registered new patients and updated existing patient demographics by collecting detailed patient information including personal and financial information.
  • Verified patient information by interviewing patient, recording medical history and confirming purpose of visit.
  • Scheduled surgeries by making arrangements with surgical centers and prepared charts and consent forms.
  • Attended required training, education and meetings.

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Resume Overview

School Attended
  • Remington College
  • Araullo University 1994-1997
Job Titles Held:
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Assistant
  • Front Office Medical Assistant
Degrees
  • Associate of Applied Science
  • Bachelor of Science

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