Medical Scribe resume example with 5+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -

Enthusiastic and motivated scientist with superior skills in working in both team-based and independent capacities. Being a part-time graduate student at Johns Hopkins, I had a requirement of completing an internship, pursuing my new aspiration of some day becoming a surgeon. Although I have under a year of OR experience, I am confident that my training has advanced me further than expected. Working with the surgeons themselves, I gained the helpful skill of being able to staying accurate over long periods of time, physically and mentally.


02/2020 to Current
Medical Scribe Family Health Centers Of Southwest Florida Fort Myers, FL,
  • Reconciled clinical notes, patient forms and health information for compliance with HIPAA rules.
  • Sought clarification from physicians and other hospital personnel for answers to any needed coding interpretations prior to abstracting records.
  • Interpreted medical terminology and pharmacological information to translate information into coding system.
  • Input details about patient histories, physical examinations, medications and other information into physical or electronic charts.
  • Reviewed and abstracted relevant clinical data from electronic medical records to select appropriate code for procedures.
  • Evaluated charts, documents and orders, and made timely corrections.
  • Used Electronic Medical Records software every day and developed advanced skills
  • Specialized further from working with Primary care physicians and got certified in Pediatric neurology and oncology, as well as orthopedic surgery and general surgery. This was done through the Scribe Academy.
06/2018 to Current
Private Tutor Gift Of Hope Champaign, IL,
  • Approved in several science subjects which include AP biology, biochemistry, biology, chemistry, college biology, college chemistry, high school (HS) biology, HS chemistry, microbiology, neurobiology, A&P, Organic Chemistry Helped students prepare for final exams/midterms, helping with study skills/time management tips, extra help with homework assignments,
  • Provided test preparation support for routine, standardized and college entrance examinations.
  • Offered academic support in various subjects outside classrooms.

06/2019 to 11/2019
Tissue Recovery Technician Select Medical Corporation Menlo Park, CA,

UNYTS/ConnectLife. Branch Manager: Jillian Delfino

  • Responsible for aseptic surgical tissue procurements for research The E ects of Beverage Consumption on the Regulation of Water and/or medical use Reabsorption in the Renal System Tissues recovered include: full thickness skin, nerve, heart, saphenous/femoral veins, aortoiliac, juvenile cartilage, split thickness skin, vertebral bodies, joint restoration,, Recover tissues on a per diem basis with daily exposure to mucous membranes/skin contact with blood, body fluids and or organs (Blood born pathogen class I) Private Tutor Maintain/obtain the certifications required.
  • Used facility EMR system to update patient records, transmit prescriptions and transfer files.
  • Maintained strict patient data procedures to comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
  • Developed and maintained quality care systems and standards, including creating and improving medical protocols and guidelines.
  • Effectively supported surgeons in fast-paced healthcare environments, resulting in better patient care and less pain medication post-surgery.
  • Counted and recorded sponges, instruments, and needles at beginning and end of surgical procedures.
  • Maintained reusable surgical instrumentation and equipment, including decontamination, cleaning, sterilizing, storing and distributing.
  • Reviewed surgical requirements and prepped operating room with appropriate tools, equipment and instruments.
  • Organized equipment and instruments in alignment with surgical protocols and surgeon preferences.
  • Organized and maintained unobstructed operative fields to foster immediate access to retractors and suctioning and irrigation equipment.
  • Sterilized medical equipment and properly handled contaminated materials.
  • Closed wounds using sutures, staples and other tools.
  • Handed instruments and supplies to surgeons during procedures.
  • Cleaned and sterilized operating rooms.
  • Cleaned and sterilized surgical sites and managed supply inventory and organization.
  • Adhered to OSHA protocols when sterilizing instruments, discarding medical supplies and disposing of waste.
  • Adhered to infection control standards and reported any hazards.
  • Used hemostatic clamps, suture ligatures, and electrocautery equipment to control bleeding.
02/2016 to 10/2018
Patient Care Technician Albany Medical Center City, STATE,
  • Daily responsibilities included: assisting the patient with everyday needs (hygiene, using the restroom, grooming, etc.), monitor vital signs (temperature, pulse, and blood pressure), take fluid samples for testing, as well as reporting any information during rounds to the electronic medical records.
  • Collected biological specimens and packaged for laboratory transport to complete important diagnostic tests.
  • Cleaned and sanitized rooms and equipment using aseptic technique to prevent infection and cross-contamination.
  • Supported healthy patient skin with bedside baths, wound care and integrity checks.
  • Safely transported patients to other areas of hospital in wheelchairs and gurneys for tests, treatments and therapies.
  • Assisted doctors, nurses and support staff with preparation for and conducting patient procedures.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2017
Bachelor of Science: Biochemistry, Minor in Chemistry
Elmira Business Institute - Elmira, NY,
  • Completed professional development in cell biology and cancer biology, presenting at a conference on: "Injections Used to Treat Stage 4 Glioblastomas."
  • Conducted a study within Elmira Colleges Division of Math and Science on "The Effects of Beverage Consumption on the Regulation of Water Reabsorption in the Renal System"
  • Thesis: Metabolic Impairments Expressed within Various Biochemical Pathways Distinguished in Epilepsy. Independent study with professor, created a 15-page thesis
  • Non-Science GPA: 3.49/4.0 Organic Chemistry GPA: 3.54/4.0 Psychology/Sociology GPA: 3.93/4.0 GPA
  • Completed coursework in the nursing program at Elmira College, A&P and Pharmacology. Additional coursework includes Advanced organic chemistry, medicinal chemistry and research with cell biology.
Expected in
Master of Science: Biotechnology
Johns Hopkins University - Maryland ,
  • Major in Biotechnology, concentration: pre-medical
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School Attended

  • Elmira Business Institute
  • Johns Hopkins University

Job Titles Held:

  • Medical Scribe
  • Private Tutor
  • Tissue Recovery Technician
  • Patient Care Technician


  • Bachelor of Science
  • Master of Science

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