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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary

Conscientious Healthcare professional offering extensive experience in clinical and administrative duties. Competent in organizing charts, preparing patient rooms and supporting diagnostic processes through laboratory testing and medication administration. Positive and upbeat with excellent communication and organizational skills.

Skills
  • Electronic Health Records
  • Medical Billing and Coding
  • Phlebotomy
  • Clinical Documentation
  • Collecting Vitals
  • Diagnostic Testing
  • Specimen Collection
  • Office Administration
  • Filing and Data Archiving
  • Appointment Scheduling
  • Payment Collection
  • Insurance Billing Procedure
  • Patient Treatment
  • Medical Triage
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG / ECG)
Work History
10/2019 to Current
Medical Assistant Project H.O.M.E. Philadelphia, PA,
  • Conducted preliminary evaluations, including measuring weight, temperature and blood pressure, and documented results with accuracy
  • Updated inventory, expiration and vaccine logs to maintain current tracking documentation
  • Enhanced patient outcomes by providing knowledgeable education on procedures, medications and other physician instructions
  • Maintained detailed records of test results by entering data and patient information into EMR
  • Prepared patients for electrocardiograms, suture removal and dressing changes
  • Supported duties for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, such as setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatus
  • Educated patients by providing medication and diet information and clarifying physicians' orders, answering questions thoroughly
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment
  • Completed clinical procedures and gathered patient data for interpretation by physician
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies
  • Prepared blood, urine, stool and sputum lab specimens for diagnostic evaluation
  • Promoted office efficiency, coordinating charts, completing insurance forms and helping patients with diverse needs
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing
  • Assisted with routine checks and diagnostic testing by collecting and processing specimens
  • Arranged surgeries with surgical center, confirming times with patients and preparing admission and consent forms
  • Submitted prescriptions to pharmacy via phone, fax or web
  • Called and faxed pharmacies to submit prescriptions and refills
  • Scheduled appointments, registered patients and distributed sample pharmaceuticals as prescribed
  • Tested and recorded blood glucose levels
07/2019 to 10/2019
Dental Assistant Smile Brands Lakewood, WA,
  • Scheduled appointments for new and existing customers, factoring in provider availability and scheduling loads
  • Taught patients successful strategies for boosting oral hygiene, controlling plaque and protecting gums and tooth enamel from damage
  • Helped dentists restore teeth by applying permanent and temporary fillings and crowns
  • Created dental impressions used for diagnostics, opposing models and study casts to make crowns, bridges and other dental prosthetics
  • Measured and recorded vital statistics by taking patients' blood pressure, temperature and pulse
  • Administered desensitizing agents by applying numbing gel to prepare patients for anesthetic injections
  • Assisted dentists by passing instruments, suctioning intraoral fluids, adding water and mixing materials for fillings, casts and impressions
  • Cleaned and sterilized instruments between patients to protect from infection risks
  • Took dental images while following strict patient protection rules
  • Completed tooth impressions to support creation of accurate dental work to correct problems such as missing teeth
  • Administered sealing compounds and protective coatings to boost tooth enamel strength and minimize cavity risk
  • Prepared patient X-rays and images for review by dentist
01/2019 to 06/2019
Medical Assistant Project H.O.M.E. Philadelphia, PA,
  • Observed and reported patient condition, progress and medication side effects to accurately document updates
  • Conferred with physicians to discuss diagnoses and devise well-coordinated treatment approaches
  • Informed patients and families of effective treatment options and at-home care strategies, enhancing long-term outcomes
  • Delivered medications via intramuscular injection and oral tablets
  • Accurately recorded all interactions in medical charts, documenting accidents and interventions applied
  • Safely administered flu and pneumonia vaccinations, providing education to customers on vaccines, dosage, indications, precautions, contraindications and potential side effects
  • Updated patient charts using Epic with data such as medications to keep records current and support accurate treatments
  • Demonstrated ability to advocate for and strive to protect health, safety, and rights of patient
Education
Expected in 04/2021
Bachelor of Science: Clinical Psychology
University of Alabama At Birmingham - Birmingham, AL
GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • University of Alabama At Birmingham

Job Titles Held:

  • Medical Assistant
  • Dental Assistant
  • Medical Assistant

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science

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