Conscientious Healthcare professional offering over 16 years of experience in fast-paced settings. Competent in organizing charts, preparing patient rooms and supporting diagnostic processes through laboratory testing and medication administration. Positive and upbeat with excellent communication skills.
Inventory and Supply Management
Diagnostic Equipment Expertise
Medical Billing and Coding
Indirect Patient Care
Prioritizing stat orders
Emptying catheter bags
Lab equipment operation
Monitoring Patient Progress
Infection Control and Aseptic Procedures
Completing Insurance Forms
Companionship and Emotional Support
Medical office administration
Using a centrifuge
Dementia and Alzheimer's knowledge
Electronic health records
Medical Records Management
Ambulating and repositioning patients
Assisting with physical exams
Efficient and reliable team player
Completed clinical procedures and gathered patient data for interpretation by physician.
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.
Kept medical supplies in sufficient stock by monitoring levels and submitting replenishment orders before depleted.
Educated patients by providing medication and diet information and clarifying physicians' orders, answering questions thoroughly.
Oriented and trained new staff on proper procedures and policies.
Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
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.
Submitted prescriptions to pharmacy via phone, fax or web.
Report significant information and changes in patient condition to nurse supervisor.
Collected and documented patient medical information such as blood pressure and weight.
Scheduled appointments, registered patients and distributed sample pharmaceuticals as prescribed.
Offered age-appropriate patient care before, during and after exams.
Welcomed patients and inquired about wellbeing since last treatment.
Collected histories, vitals and current complaints via patient interviews.
Collected all pertinent data and calculations to aid physician in interpreting results.
Taught patients about medications, procedures and care plan instructions.
Tested and recorded blood glucose levels.
Assisted with routine checks and diagnostic testing by collecting and processing specimens.
Attended required training, education and meetings.
Measured patient pulse oximetry.
Obtained all prescribed laboratory testing.
Obtained pre- and post-treatment vital signs and weight.
Prepared blood, urine, stool and sputum lab specimens for diagnostic evaluation.
Obtained accurate medical histories from patients, highlighting critical information.
Reported any unusual or urgent circumstances in patients' condition or environment immediately to physician.
Referred clients to appropriate team members, community agencies and organizations to meet treatment needs.
Worked with senior case managers to coordinate team development activities and trainings.
Developed and implemented variety of innovative policies and strategies to promote client self-sufficiency.
Optimized operational systems to maintain effective budgets and accurate documentation for permanent records.
Worked with elderly customers to understand needs and provide exceptional service.
Devoted special emphasis to punctuality and worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately.
Resolved conflicts and negotiated mutually beneficial agreements between parties.
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