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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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Summary

Skilled Sterile Processing Technician with experience in Home Health Provision. BLS Certified with Medical Terminology knowledge. Able to effectively communicate in both written and verbal form. Ability to work well under pressure, manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines.

Highlights
  • Certified Sterile Processing Technician
  • Certified in Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Data Entry
Accomplishments
  • Level 1 SPS certification via TMS
Experience
07/2014 to 06/2015
Medical Supply Technician Department Of Health And Human Services New York, NY, United States
  • As a Medical Supply Technician my responsibilities included disassembly and assembly of technical medical equipment, decontamination procedures, and availability of specialized types of packs which must contain items specific for treatments, procedures or surgeries that are performed.
  • Receives and decontaminates items from a wide variety of medical/surgical specialties ranging from simple single instruments to complex surgical items which require careful assembly and positioning to properly perform.
  • Operates and understands the principles of all mechanical equipment used throughout the department.
  • Prepares simple and complex instrument trays according to the count sheet provided by the user department.
  • Understands the importance of following the count sheet.
  • Visually inspects all decontaminated items to determine the effectiveness of cleaning.
  • Inspects all instruments and equipment for efficiency.
  • Understands the importance of stable instrumentation.
  • Elects the appropriate method of sterilization based on the product composition.
  • Understands all types of sterilization used in the department and effectively interprets information given by the read out to prove an item has gone through the sterilization process.
  • Involved in the quality assurance process within the department.
  • Cost containment is practiced by following protocol and procedures implemented by the VA to keep surgical instruments free from damage.
  • Submission info for new labels and work orders are also included.
  • Most importantly keeping the patient as first priority
10/2012 to 01/2015
Home Health Aide/Provider Buckner International Midland, TX, United States
  • Change dressings.
  • Perform a variety of duties as requested by client, such as obtaining household supplies and running errands.
  • Accompany clients to doctors' offices and on other trips outside the home, providing transportation, assistance and companionship.
  • Maintain records of patient care, condition, progress, and problems in order to report and discuss observations with a supervisor or case manager.
  • Provide patient with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs or automobiles, and with dressing and grooming.
  • Provide patient and families with emotional support and instruction in areas such as infant care, preparing healthy meals, independent living, and adaptation to disability or illness.
  • Administer prescribed oral medications under written direction of physician or as directed by home care nurse and aide.
  • Massage patients and apply preparations and treatments, such as liniment, alcohol rubs, and heat-lamp stimulation.
  • Change bed linens, wash and iron patients' laundry, and clean patients' quarters.
  • Entertain, converse with, or read aloud to patient to keep them mentally healthy and alert.
  • Plan, purchase, prepare, and serve meals to patient, according to prescribed diets.
  • Direct patients in simple prescribed exercises and in the use of braces or artificial limbs.
  • Check patients' pulse, temperature and respiration
10/2013 to 07/2014
Central Supply Associate Hospital Sisters Health System - Corporate De Pere, WI, United States
  • In designated hospitals Retrieve soiled casecarts and return them to the decontamination area in our department.
  • Using a pick sheet, assemble casecarts for the following days surgeries.
  • In the decontamination area I am to clean, decontaminate and send surgical instruments thru the instrument washers.
  • Deliver and retrieve Pharmacy Carts daily.
  • Data entry and data retrieval necessary for completing designated assignments
05/2010 to 06/2011
Home Health Aide/Provider Beaumont Hospitals Van Buren Township, MI, United States
  • Perform a variety of duties as requested by client, such as obtaining household supplies and running errands.
  • Accompany clients to doctors' offices and on other trips outside the home, providing transportation, assistance and companionship.
  • Massage patients and apply preparations and treatments, such as liniment, alcohol rubs, and heat-lamp stimulation.
  • Change bed linens, wash and iron patients' laundry, and clean patients' quarters.
  • Entertain, converse with, or read aloud to patients to with the results of keeping them mentally healthy and alert.
  • Plan, purchase, prepare, and serve meals, according to prescribed diets.
07/2004 to 06/2011
Sterile Processing Technician Benevis Daviston, AL, United States
  • Decontaminating, sorting, inspection, testing, assembling, and sterilizing various standard and specialty instruments, equipment, trays and other items used within the hospital.
  • I assembled case carts, crash carts and various other emergency carts using pick sheets.
  • Restocked unused, returned supplies, notifies appropriate personnel of low or stocked out supplies.
  • Restocked various nursing areas using requisition or pick sheet Utilized safe and effective sterilization methods to help prevent infection.
  • Data entry and retrieval necessary to complete designated assingmets.
  • Maintained inventory levels.
  • Ensure that instruments remain free of microbial contamination while transporting and storing them and responsible for cleaning and folding reusable linens.
  • Clean, decontaminate, process and sterilized surgical instruments and equipment.
  • Practice infection control.
  • Assembled case carts, crash carts, and other emergency carts.
  • Delivered critical items to Operation Rooms as needed.
  • Data entry and data retreival necessary for completion of designated job assignment
03/2001 to 07/2004
Environmental Attendant William Beaumont Hospital City, STATE, United States
  • Responsibilities included cleaning patient rooms daily and upon discharge, bathrooms and ancillary areas.
  • Cleaning included dusting, sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, and making beds.
  • Use of proper procedures when handling the cleaning chemicals.
  • Completed preventative maintenance, inspections and electrical safety testing.
  • Clean walls, windows, mirrors, pictures, mini-blinds, bookcases, computer screens, and water fountains Washes, dusts, and polishes furniture, woodwork, shelves, and metal work Cleans rest rooms and replenishes rest room supplies Collects and empties waste receptacles, including those containing bio hazardous materials.
  • Cleaned patient rooms daily and deep clean upon discharge Adhered to quality standards set by JCAHO Replenish stock and supplies as needed.
  • The completion of all my duties maintained the cleanliness, safety and overall apperarance of the hospital
07/2000 to 03/2001
Dental Assistant Midwest Dental City, STATE, United States
  • Duties included to preparing patients for examination, handing correct tools to doctors, suctioning, and making sure adequate materials and equipment were available in each room.
  • Xrays.
  • I worked in the lab where I made impressions of teeth, cleaned and sterilized dental instruments.
  • Shipping and receiving was also done.
  • I was also to train new employees in the lab.
  • assisting the dentist during a variety of treatment procedures taking and developing dental radiographs (x-rays) asking about the patient's medical history and taking blood pressure and pulse serving as an infection control officer, developing infection control protocol and preparing and sterilizing instruments and equipment helping patients feel comfortable before, during and after dental treatment providing patients with instructions for oral care following surgery or other dental treatment procedures, such as the placement of a restoration (filling) teaching patients appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health; e.g., tooth brushing, flossing and nutritional counseling) taking impressions of patients' teeth for study casts (models of teeth) performing office management tasks that often require the use of a personal computer communicating with patients and suppliers (e.g., scheduling appointments, answering the telephone, billing and ordering supplies) helping to provide direct patient care in all dental specialties, including orthodontics, pediatric dentistry, periodontics and oral surgery.
Education
Expected in 06/2005
Technical or Occupational Certificate: Sterile processing
Wayne County Community College - Detroit, MI
GPA:
Sterile processing
Expected in 06/1999
: College Prep
Oak Park High School - Detroit, MI
GPA:
College Prep
Expected in
: Respiratory Therapy
Henry Ford Community College - Dearborn, MI
GPA:
United States Some College Coursework Completed Respiratory Therapy
Additional Information
  • Availability: Full-time, Part-time
  • Job Type: Permanent, Telework
Skills

32 WPM,

Sterile Processing Technician

Microsoft Word,

Data Entry,

Email,

BLS Certified,

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School Attended
  • Wayne County Community College
  • Oak Park High School
  • Henry Ford Community College
Job Titles Held:
  • Medical Supply Technician
  • Home Health Aide/Provider
  • Central Supply Associate
  • Home Health Aide/Provider
  • Sterile Processing Technician
  • Environmental Attendant
  • Dental Assistant
Degrees
  • Technical or Occupational Certificate