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Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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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.

Experienced Medical Assistant with extensive knowledge of medical regulations and policies. Offers strong dedication to informed patient care, administrative excellence and confidentiality.

Skills
  • Venipuncture and phlebotomy
  • Professional bedside manner
  • HIPAA compliance
  • Medical terminology knowledge
  • Preparing specimens and samples
  • Patient scheduling
  • Valid Ohio driver's license
  • Customer Service
  • Phlebotomy
  • Electrocardiography (EKG)
Work History
Medical Assistant, 09/2003 to Current
Witham Health ServicesLebanon, IN,
  • Scheduled appointments, registered patients and distributed sample pharmaceuticals as prescribed.
  • Collaborated with medical and administrative personnel to maintain patient-focused, engaging and compassionate environment.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Tested and recorded blood glucose levels.
  • Balanced, calibrated and recorded appropriate hemodynamic data.
  • Verified appropriate lab couriers picked up collected lab specimens.
  • Assisted with routine checks and diagnostic testing by collecting and processing specimens.
  • Directed patients to exam rooms, fielded questions and prepared for physician examinations.
  • Taught patients about medications, procedures and care plan instructions.
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Obtained pre- and post-treatment vital signs and weight.
  • Supported duties for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, such as setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatus.
  • Ordered and prepared reagents and supplies.
  • Collected and documented patient medical information such as blood pressure and weight.
  • Prepared patients for X-rays, electrocardiograms, suture removal and dressing changes.
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
  • Completed clinical procedures and gathered patient data for interpretation by physician.
  • Documented vital signs and health history for patients in clinic and hospital environments.
  • Called and faxed pharmacies to submit prescriptions and refills.
  • Kept medical supplies in sufficient stock by monitoring levels and submitting replenishment orders before depleted.
  • Gathered forms, copied insurance cards and collect patient information for billing and insurance filing.
  • Obtained all prescribed laboratory testing.
Medical Assistant, 03/1998 to 08/2003
Witham Health ServicesZionsville, IN,
  • Scheduled appointments, registered patients and distributed sample pharmaceuticals as prescribed.
  • Collaborated with medical and administrative personnel to maintain patient-focused, engaging and compassionate environment.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Tested and recorded blood glucose levels.
  • Verified appropriate lab couriers picked up collected lab specimens.
  • Assisted with routine checks and diagnostic testing by collecting and processing specimens.
  • Directed patients to exam rooms, fielded questions and prepared for physician examinations.
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Obtained pre- and post-treatment vital signs and weight.
  • Collected and documented patient medical information such as blood pressure and weight.
  • Prepared patients for X-rays, electrocardiograms, suture removal and dressing changes.
  • 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.
  • Kept medical supplies in sufficient stock by monitoring levels and submitting replenishment orders before depleted.
Nursing Assistant, 08/1996 to 09/1998
Five Star Quality Care, Inc.Santa Fe, NM,
  • Helped patients effectively manage routine bathing, grooming and other hygiene needs.
  • Supported ambulation and physical therapy needs by conducting planned exercise routines.
  • Provided patients with personal hygiene assistance by giving bedpans, baths, backrubs and assisting with travel to bathroom.
  • Agreed to take on additional shifts and extra hours during busy periods and holidays to maintain proper staffing and floor coverage.
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar to stay on top of symptoms and keep Nurses informed of changes.
  • Observed or examined patients to detect symptoms that required medical attention such as bruises, open wounds or blood in urine.
  • Gathered dietary information, assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives and support wellness goals.
  • Maintained patient stability by checking vital signs and weight, testing urine and recording intake and outtake information.
  • Assisted patients with mobility needs, including moving to and from beds, organizing wheelchairs and preparing assistive devices.
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • Maximized patient satisfaction by helping individuals carry out personal tasks such as dressing and walking.
Education
Medical Assistant: Medical Assisting, Expected in 06/1996
American School Of Technology - Columbus, OH
GPA:
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/1991
Groveport Madison High School - Groveport, OH
GPA:
High School Diploma: , Expected in
South High School Columubs, Ohio - Columbus, OH
GPA:
Certifications
  • CMA - Certified Medical Assistant

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School Attended

  • American School Of Technology
  • Groveport Madison High School
  • South High School Columubs, Ohio

Job Titles Held:

  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Assistant
  • Nursing Assistant

Degrees

  • Medical Assistant
  • High School Diploma
  • High School Diploma

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