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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
  • Cell:
  • resumesample@example.com
Professional Summary
Highly motivated Sales Associate with extensive customer service and sales experience. Outgoing sales professional with track record of driving increased sales, improving buying experience and elevating company profile with target market.
Skills
  • Simple dressings
  • EMR / EHR
  • Monitoring patient progress
  • Trustworthy companion
  • Efficient and reliable team player
  • Patient Scheduling
  • Data Entry
  • Assisting with physical exams
  • CPR
  • Ambulating and repositioning patients
Work History
Medical Assistant, 02/2020 to Current
Virginia Commonwealth University Health SystemWilliamsburg, VA,
  • Explained procedures to patients to reduce anxieties and increase patient cooperation.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Maintained detailed records of test results by entering data and patient information into computer.
  • Educated patients by providing medication and diet information and clarifying physicians' orders, answering questions thoroughly.
  • Communicated clearly and effectively with patients to verify information, determine purpose of visit and record medical history.
  • Completed clinical procedures and gathered patient data for interpretation by physician.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Collaborated with medical and administrative personnel to maintain patient-focused, engaging and compassionate environment.
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Called and faxed pharmacies to submit prescriptions and refills.
  • Attended required training, education and meetings.
  • Measured patient spirometry.
  • Directed patients to examining rooms and coordinated transportation assistance as necessary.
  • Reported any unusual or urgent circumstances in patients' condition or environment immediately to doctor.
  • Assisted physicians in follow-through of care.
  • Prepared and administered medications to alleviate patient symptoms.
  • Welcomed patients and inquired about wellbeing since last treatment.
  • Measured patient pulse oximetry.
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
  • Submitted prescriptions to pharmacy via phone, fax or web.
Medical Assistant, 02/2015 to 02/2016
Virginia Commonwealth University Health SystemRichmond, VA,
  • Prepared patients for X-rays, electrocardiograms, suture removal and dressing changes.
  • Conducted preliminary evaluations, including measuring weight, temperature and blood pressure, and documented results with accuracy.
  • 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.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Collaborated with medical and administrative personnel to maintain patient-focused, engaging and compassionate environment.
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Escorted patients to examination rooms.
  • Welcomed patients and inquired about wellbeing since last treatment.
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
Medical Assistant, 02/2013 to 11/2013
Virginia Commonwealth University Health SystemSouth Hill, VA,
  • Enhanced patient outcomes by providing knowledgeable education on procedures, medications and other physician instructions.
  • Prepared patients for X-rays, electrocardiograms, suture removal and dressing changes.
  • Conducted preliminary evaluations, including measuring weight, temperature and blood pressure, and documented results with accuracy.
  • 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.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Obtained all prescribed laboratory testing.
  • Called and faxed pharmacies to submit prescriptions and refills.
  • Attended required training, education and meetings.
  • Collected histories, vitals and current complaints via patient interviews.
  • Measured patient spirometry.
  • Conducted machine safety checks according to facility policy.
  • Ensured collection of lab specimens by appropriate lab courier.
  • Escorted patients to examination rooms.
  • Welcomed patients and inquired about wellbeing since last treatment.
  • Measured patient pulse oximetry.
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
  • Prepared blood, urine, stool and sputum lab specimens for diagnostic evaluation.
  • Tested and recorded blood glucose levels.
  • Directed patients to exam rooms, fielded questions and prepared for physician examinations.
  • Scheduled appointments, registered patients and distributed sample pharmaceuticals as prescribed.
  • Collected and documented patient medical information such as blood pressure and weight.
  • Obtained accurate medical histories from patients, highlighting critical information.
Education
Diploma: Medical Assistant, Expected in 05/2012
Kaplan College - Midlland, TX,
GPA:
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/1991
Permian High School - Odessa, TX
GPA:

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School Attended
  • Kaplan College
  • Permian High School
Job Titles Held:
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Assistant
Degrees
  • Diploma
  • High School Diploma