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Jessica
Claire
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Summary

Licensed Physician assistant with experience in varying medical specialty clinics. Expertise in Mental Health, Primary care, urgent care, women's wellness, geriatric nursing home, STD clinic and laboratory cancer and lab diagnosis. Adept in evaluating patients' physical and mental conditions to formulate either medical or holistic treatment plans. Skilled in providing patient advocacy services to assist patients in emergency situations. Ready to apply medical, addictive therapy, with many years of clinical experience to a dynamic new position.

Skills
  • Psychiatric population familiarity
  • Addictions specialist
  • Outreach programming specialist
  • Dissociative disorders competency
  • Mood disorders specialist
  • Medical assessment
  • Mental health assessment
  • Light and Dark field microscopy
  • Cancer diagnosis
  • Medical charting of history
Education and Training
Stanford University School of Medicine Palo Alto, CA, Expected in 12/1985 Bachelor of Science : Medicine - GPA :
University of California School of Medicine San Francisco, CA, Expected in 08/1975 Certified Cytotechnologist : Clinical Laboratory Science - GPA :
Career Academy Chicago, IL, Expected in 09/1970 Certified Medical Assistant : Clinical Laboratory Science - GPA :
Experience
VA Administration Hospital - PA-C
City, STATE, 09/1998 - 12/2020

Personal Statement: I have extensive medical experience in both clinical and laboratory settings, I work well with a team and, independently. I am an effective communicator and can adapt to different environments, and situations. I have worked with many different cultures inside the US and outside of the country on medical mission trips. I am friendly, efficient, loyal and hard working; I have volunteered as a mentor and tutor in community after school programs in Atlanta and, Portland. I am a retired PA and am now considering returning to work.

VA Hospital - PA-C
City, STATE, 09/1993 - 09/1998
  • Provided diagnostic interpretation of medical tests by utilizing evidence-based practices.
  • Promoted health by advising patients about diet, hygiene, and methods for prevention of disease.
  • Developed patient care plans, including assessments, evaluations, and diagnoses.
  • Diagnosed and treated patients with chronic and acute health problems, including MI, arrhythmias, asthma, COPD, pneumonia.
  • Provided excellent direct patient care.
  • Instructed patients and family members on proper discharge care.
  • Provided patient diagnosis, test evaluation and treatment under strict time constraints.
  • Provided necessary health education training for patients.
  • Provided palliative care in outpatient settings ranging from assessment to development and implementation of care plans.
  • Educated patients on diagnoses, treatments and medications, and self-management to drive recovery and outcome goals.
  • Examined patients daily for symptoms or physical information.
  • Determined and prescribed medication, dosages and schedule given patient's condition and allergies.
  • Performed complete or partial physical assessments and standardized tests to evaluate conditions and responses.
  • Achieved consistent referrals and high patient satisfaction scores by providing exceptional care and support.
  • Analyzed reports and findings of tests and examinations and diagnosed condition of patients.
  • Followed up with patients regarding progress in high risk or emergency cases.
  • Documented the patient's visit including medical history, physical exam, diagnoses and plan of action.

Clinics- Women's Wellness, Mental health, Nursing home geriatric

clinic,

University Of Washington Dept Of Anesthesia - PA-C
City, STATE, 09/1991 - 09/1993

Physical exams prior to scheduled surgeries, charting medical histories, ordering labs test, evaluations of test results, surgery cancellations if deemed necessary

West Oakland, Methadone Clinic - PA-C
City, STATE, 12/1985 - 08/1989

Methadone Clinician-Intake addiction evaluation, physical exams, ordering lab test, prescribed daily Methadone dosing for addicted clients: educated patients on detox and withdrawal, medications, addiction, recovery, coping skills and community resources. Began a Dotx-acupuncture clinic. Conducted study of Pregnant women addicted to drugs receiving Methadone- goal, to deliver babies drug free by decreasing Methadone dose over course of pregnancy, labor coach for women in program.

  • Conducted psychiatric evaluations and executed medication management for outpatient facilities.
  • Conducted outreach, advocacy and rehabilitative services for regular cases and crisis intervention.
  • Developed appropriate policies for identification of medically-related social and emotional needs of clients.
  • Collaborated closely with treatment team to appropriately coordinate client care services.
  • Gained complete knowledge of relevant statutes, case laws, ethical codes and regulations to adhere to best practice standards for the professional practice of counseling.
  • Referred clients to other programs and community agencies to enhance treatment processes.
  • Adhered strictly to federal, state and local guidelines in relation to Methadone dosing standards.
  • Recorded comprehensive patient histories and coordinated treatment plans with multi-disciplinary team members.

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School Attended

  • Stanford University School of Medicine
  • University of California School of Medicine
  • Career Academy

Job Titles Held:

  • PA-C
  • PA-C
  • PA-C
  • PA-C

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Certified Cytotechnologist
  • Certified Medical Assistant

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