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medical assistant resume example with 14+ years of experience

Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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Summary

Knowledgeable in medical terminology, very empathic to patients and staff, dedicated, self motivated, keeping in mind that patients come first, good report on patients being satisfied, very good communication skills, very easy to work with, level headed, good morals and values, ability to adapt to situations, dependable, committed to my job and patients and staff, easy to learn, and quick to learn, willing to learn new things to better do my job effectively and efficiently, goal driven, very organize; patient, loving and very enthusiastic and fun to work with.

Skills
  • Proper sterilization techniques
  • Coding
  • Charting expertise
  • Phlebotomy
  • Charting
  • Specimens collection and processing
  • Preparing specimens and samples
  • Diagnostic procedures
  • Medical terminology knowledge
  • Patient scheduling
  • IV discontinuation
  • Stocking supplies
  • Communicating with patient families
  • Medical terminology
  • STD counseling
  • First aid
  • Patient-handling equipment
  • Reliable transportation
  • Sterile technique
  • Vital sign monitors
  • Data entry
  • Electrocardiography (EKG)
  • Certified in Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • EKG set up and monitoring
  • Obstetrics and fetal development sonography
Education and Training
Lincoln College of Technology Marietta, Ga, Expected in 11/2016 Associate of Science : Medical Assisting - GPA :
Experience
Towson University - Medical Assistant
Baltimore, MD, 02/2017 - Current
  • Assisted physicians by preparing patients for procedures, including but not limited to EKGs, phlebotomy, glucose testing and pulmonary function tests.
  • Conducted patient interviews to gather health history, vital signs and information about current medical issues.
  • Supported functions for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, including setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatuses.
  • Relayed messages from patients to physicians about concerns, condition updates or refill requests to facilitate effective treatment.
  • Carefully prepared, reviewed and submitted patient statements.
  • Sterilized medical equipment after each procedure.
  • Obtained and recorded patient vital signs; escorted patients to examination rooms and documented medical histories.
  • Sterilized medical instruments as needed.
  • Monitored patient stability by checking vital signs and weight.
  • Assisted with technical treatments and entered information in patient records and charts.
  • Positioned patients for optimal comfort before procedures.
  • Measured patient peak flows.
  • Verified type of radiology procedure prior to exams using HIPAA guidelines for two identifiers.
  • Cleaned, restocked and prepared exam rooms and medical equipment.
Towson University - Medical Assistant
Baltimore, MD, 12/2016 - 02/2017
  • Led patients to exam rooms, answered general questions and prepared patients for physician by explaining process.
  • Prepared instruments for doctors to do procedures.
  • Administered medications when needed
  • Collected urine samples on patients
  • Collected blood when needed.
  • Filing
  • Billing
  • Collected copays
  • Set up operations when needed
Towson University - Medical Assistant
Baltimore, MD, 03/2013 - 11/2016
  • Led patients to exam rooms, answered general questions and prepared the patients to see the doctor.
  • Took vitals signs
  • Collect urine samples
  • Prior Authorization
  • Answering the phone
  • Telephone encounters
  • Worked on documents
  • Order imaging
  • Printed out Prescription
  • Order labs
  • Filing
  • Billing
  • Coding
Hackensack University Medical Center - Certified Medical Assistant
Ocean Grove, NJ, 07/2009 - 02/2013
  • Conducted patient interviews to gather health history, vital signs and information about current medical issues.
  • Installed and calibrated biomedical equipment to maintain accuracy levels.
  • Supported functions for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, including setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatuses.
  • Completed clinical procedures and gathered patient data for interpretation by physician.
  • Assisted as a medical assistant in providing customized healthcare options to infants, children and adolescents.
  • Assisted with diagnostic testing by collecting and packaging biological specimens for internal and laboratory analyses.
  • Maintained clean and organized work area with adequate supplies and reagents.
  • Recorded patient histories and filed supporting clinical data and diagnosis.
  • Assisted patients in preparation for examinations, assessing and recording vital signs.
  • Performed routine tests such as urine dip stick, vision and hearing tests.
  • Maintained inventory, vaccination and product expiration logs to record updated documentation for tracking purposes.
Towson University - Medical Assistant
Baltimore, MD, 10/2006 - 04/2009
  • Conducted patient interviews to gather health history, vital signs and information about current medical issues.
  • Resolved and clarified issues with patient medications and collaborated with local pharmacies.
  • Assisted with diagnostic testing by collecting and packaging biological specimens for internal and laboratory analyses.
  • Maintained inventory, vaccination and product expiration logs to record updated documentation for tracking purposes.
  • Sterilized medical equipment after each procedure.
  • Coordinated and executed proper medical waste disposal.
  • Acted as liaison between physician and patient, answering questions and delivering test results.
  • Produced ER, OR and portable x-rays.
  • Maintained clean and organized work area with adequate supplies and reagents.
  • Prepared treatment rooms for patients, including cleaning surfaces and restocking supplies.
  • Scheduled surgeries by making arrangements with surgical center and verifying times with patients, preparing charts, pre-admission and consent forms.
Additional Information

Very Good at Excel, Microsoft word, PowerPoint, Access, and very digital when it comes down electronic. Type 37 words a minute, very clean, and organized. Will adapt to almost anything. Soft spoken and have good morals and values. I would be a good candidate for this job due to my experience in the medical field for 13 years. Good knowledge of medication brand and generic. Have experience with running the C-Arm machine in the OR. Knows how to perform EKG's, and Spirals as well. Good leader, and work well with others, willing to learn, and work effectively and efficiently as a team to get the job done.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Lincoln College of Technology

Job Titles Held:

  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Assistant
  • Certified Medical Assistant
  • Medical Assistant

Degrees

  • Associate of Science

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