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Jessica Claire
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Summary

Established Patient Care Technician offering CPR certified, clinical training in acute care, medical-surgical, skilled nursing, psychiatric, geriatric and rehabilitation units. Administered and assisted with glucose testing, injections, feedings and colostomy care. Proficient in nursing documentation, assessment and decision-making. Calm and effective in pressured and emergent situations.

Skills
  • Clinical training
  • Broad medical terminology knowledge
  • Mobility assistance
  • Acute and rehabilitative care
  • Collecting vital signs
  • Performing patient intakes
  • Grooming and bathing assistance
  • General housekeeping ability
  • Medical terminology knowledge
  • Cultural awareness and sensitivity
Experience
PCA, 10/2018 - Current
Monarch Healthcare Management New Ulm, MN,
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements, also assisting with feeding and monitoring.
  • Coordinated patient care needs with healthcare team and delivered compassionate assistance with activities of daily living.
  • Recorded observations and baseline measurements to maintain accurate medical records.
  • Promoted patient satisfaction by assisting with daily living needs such as bathing, dressing, toileting and exercising.
  • Provided excellent customer service by effectively communicating with patients, families, staff and staff in other hospital departments.
  • Improved patient care, safety and compliance by partnering with nurses.
  • Obtained patient vital signs and reported results to staff nurse or physician to note changes from prior measurements.
  • 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.
  • Kept unit well-stocked and efficient with necessary medical supplies.
  • Monitored and charted fluid intake and output to stay current on patient conditions.
  • Responded promptly to patient call lights to provide physical and emotional support.
CCMA, 01/2016 - 05/2017
Geisinger Rock Glen, PA,
  • Prepared treatment rooms for patients, including cleaning surfaces and restocking supplies.
  • Led patients to exam rooms, answered general questions and prepared patients for physician by explaining process.
  • Scheduled appointments for patients via phone and in person.
  • Collected forms, copied insurance cards and coordinated patient information for billing and insurance processing.
  • Assisted with diagnostic testing by collecting and packaging biological specimens for internal and laboratory analyses.
  • Relayed messages from patients to physicians about concerns, condition updates or refill requests to facilitate effective treatment.
  • Kept facility stocked with necessary supplies, equipment and instruments.
  • Printed and filed examination data records according to HIPAA patient standards.
CCMA, 10/2012 - 01/2016
The San Antonio Orthopeadic Group City, STATE,
  • Prepared treatment rooms for patients, including cleaning surfaces and restocking supplies.
  • Led patients to exam rooms, answered general questions and prepared patients for physician by explaining process.
  • Contacted pharmacies to submit and refill patients' prescriptions.
  • Scheduled appointments for patients via phone and in person.
  • Educated patients about medications, procedures and physician's instructions.
  • Collected forms, copied insurance cards and coordinated patient information for billing and insurance processing.
  • Collaborated with radiologists, sonographers and other healthcare team members to streamline patient care.
  • Partnered with healthcare and administrative staff to create patient-centered, inviting and supportive environment for patients and families.
  • Assisted with diagnostic testing by collecting and packaging biological specimens for internal and laboratory analyses.
  • Relayed messages from patients to physicians about concerns, condition updates or refill requests to facilitate effective treatment.
  • Printed and filed examination data records according to HIPAA patient standards.
  • Prepared prescription refill requests on behalf of physician to prevent lags.
  • Efficiently performed insurance verification and pre-certification and pre-authorization functions.
  • Collaborated with local pharmacies to resolve and clarify issues with patient medication.
  • Performed, validated and reported laboratory tests for prognosis, diagnosis, treatment and research.
  • Interviewed and engaged patients to obtain medical history, chief complaints and vital signs.
  • Performed preliminary physical tests, such as taking blood pressure, weight and temperature, accurately recording results in patient history summary.
CMA, 09/2004 - 02/2012
Southwest Genetics P.A. City, STATE,
  • Assisted with diagnostic testing by collecting and packaging biological specimens for internal and laboratory analyses.
  • Prepared treatment rooms for patients, including cleaning surfaces and restocking supplies.
  • Relayed messages from patients to physicians about concerns, condition updates or refill requests to facilitate effective treatment.
  • Organized charts, documents and supplies to maintain team efficiency.
  • Secured patient information and maintained patient confidence by completing and safeguarding medical records.
  • Collected forms, copied insurance cards and coordinated patient information for billing and insurance processing.
  • Interviewed patients to verify information, record medical history and confirm purpose of visit.
  • Scheduled appointments for patients via phone and in person.
  • Performed preliminary physical tests, such as taking blood pressure, weight and temperature, accurately recording results in patient history summary.
  • Led patients to exam rooms, answered general questions and prepared patients for physician by explaining process.
  • Transmitted physician's orders to patients, counseling on execution and addressing follow-up questions.
  • Verified appointment times with patients, preparing charts, pre-admission and consent forms.
  • Monitored medical supply levels to confirm sufficient stock, promptly placing replenishment orders before depletion.
Education and Training
: Medical Assisting, Expected in 05/2004
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Career Point College - San Antonio, TX
GPA:
Status -
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/1996
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John Jay High School - San Antonio, TX,
GPA:
Status -
Certifications
  • Certified Clinical Medical Assistant, National Healthcareer Association - 2015
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School Attended

  • Career Point College
  • John Jay High School

Job Titles Held:

  • PCA
  • CCMA
  • CCMA
  • CMA

Degrees

  • High School Diploma

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