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Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Looking to grow with a respectful medical company and further my future with superior attention to detail and skill in evaluating and correcting health records. I have excellent work ethic and exemplary time management skills, demonstrated over years in a medical office. Highly accurate and efficient with strong time management skills and reliable, hardworking nature. Enthusiastic and eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Motivated to learn, grow and excel.

Skills
  • Team Player and Leadership
  • Customer Service
  • Dependable and reliable
  • Medical history and chart documentation
  • EMR / EHR
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Good telephone etiquette
  • Troubleshooting
  • Customer service abilities
  • CPT Coding
  • Insurance Knowledge
  • Medical recordkeeping
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Scheduling
Work History
Ophthalmic Technician, 06/2014 - 06/2016
Minnesota Eye Consultants Woodbury, MN,
  • Triaged phone calls from patients and outside contacts and handled in order of importance.
  • Worked well with patients, staff and manufacturer representatives to carry out successful office- and patient-related work each day.
  • Reviewed inventory levels to check medications and other materials, placed orders and restocked supplies to meet forecasted needs.
  • Directed patients to exam rooms for initial evaluations and intake, including history, medication and symptom documentation, to aide physicians with carrying out efficient appointments.
  • Operated ophthalmic equipment for patient eye examinations and prepared patients for examinations and surgeries.
  • Explained pre- and post-operative procedures to patients and carefully reviewed surgical plans.
  • Measured corneal curvature using keratometer to determine axis and extent of astigmatism.
  • Used Lensometer to measure and record lens power of existing prescriptive spectacles.
  • Applied eye medications and drops to dilate pupils in preparation for examinations.
  • Promoted positive and smooth patient flow throughout facility, encouraging more efficient operations and boosting patient satisfaction.
  • Provided patients with detailed instructions for pre- and post-op care under physician supervision to promote healing and optimal recovery strategies.
  • Identified issues during preliminary exam and addressed concerns with physician.
  • Conducted Goldman and Humphrey Visual Field Testing as part of overall vision evaluation.
Certified Optometric Assistant and Scheduler, 03/2011 - 03/2014
Advanced Vision Care City, STATE,
  • Developed strong working relationships with management and executive team through effective scheduling and communication skills.
  • Assisted with insurance questions, eligibility and prior authorizations of medications and glasses.
  • Gathered employee data to develop monthly work schedules, enabling proper staffing for all departments for each shift and developed and implemented scheduling policies.
  • Communicated with ophthalmic companies to keep inventory at appropriate levels.
  • Organized and carried out efficient month-end, quarterly and year-end processes.
  • Analyzed figures, postings and documents to maintain accounting program accuracy.
  • Promoted positive and smooth patient flow throughout facility, encouraging more efficient operations and boosting patient satisfaction.
  • Reviewed inventory levels to check medications and other materials, placed orders and restocked supplies to meet forecasted needs.
  • Worked well with patients, staff and manufacturer representatives to carry out successful office- and patient-related work each day.
  • Acquainted patients with procedures and explained purpose of testing to establish consent.
  • Addressed internal supply problems head-on and developed creative solutions to prevent delays and missed targets.
  • Directed patients to exam rooms for initial evaluations and intake, including history, medication and symptom documentation, to aide physicians with carrying out efficient appointments.
  • Assisted with dilating patients or using eye medications when directed by optometrist.
  • Performed ancillary testing when ordered by optometrist and thoroughly explained procedures to patients.
  • Input patient information and exam findings into electronic medical records system to facilitate accurate record-keeping.
  • Conducted pretest procedures to gather data before exam and make eye appointments more efficient and productive.
  • Coordinated patient scheduling, monitored patient flow throughout office and properly communicated delays.
  • Collaborated with optometry staff to reach individual and team goals.
  • Identified issues during preliminary exam and addressed concerns with physician.
  • Assessed patients for eye issues and checked visual acuity, color plates and papillary function.
  • Instructed patients on contact lens insertion and removal and lens care guidelines.
  • Helped patients with selecting and ordering glasses or contact lenses to encourage informed decisions.
Credit Manager and Cashier, 09/2005 - 04/2011
The Home Depot Inc City, STATE,
  • Wrote and implemented standard operating procedures for credit promotions within store for customer use to achieve consistency in unit operations.
  • Identified potential marketing opportunities to increase credit awareness.
  • Increased sales by offering advice on purchases and promoting additional products.
  • Helped customers complete purchases, locate items and join reward programs to promote loyalty, satisfaction and sales numbers.
  • Readied daily tills for each cashier, including counting out change and documenting total amounts end-of-shift review.
  • Used cash registers and POS systems to request and record customer orders and compute bills.
  • Processed POS transactions, including checks, cash and credit purchases or refunds.
Education
No Degree: Sociology, Expected in
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University Of Arizona - Tucson, AZ
GPA:
Status -

Unfortunately due to a sever car accident, I had to withdraw and focus on recovering from multiple surgeries.

High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2003
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Mountain View High School - Tucson, AZ
GPA:
Status -

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • University Of Arizona
  • Mountain View High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Ophthalmic Technician
  • Certified Optometric Assistant and Scheduler
  • Credit Manager and Cashier

Degrees

  • No Degree
  • High School Diploma

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