Dedicated healthcare professional with over 10+ years experience in various areas of the healthcare industry. Seeking an entry level position as a medical assistant in hospital or office setting.
Certified in Sterile Processing through (IAHCSMM)
CPR certified through American Heart Association
As a Perioperative Care Technician my role in patient care is to: Process and assemble surgical instrumentation using various sterilization methods, Maintain sterile processing certification annually, Sanitize/Disinfect operating room suites before and after procedures as well as "set up" the room according to the procedure being performed, Transport routine and STAT specimens to their prospective location(s) such as histology or microbiology,and Maintain accurate documentation for all instrumentation processed.
Provided hygiene and some clinical care to a variety of patients which included: bathing, feeding, dressing, mouth care, transferring using hoyer lift, air mattress etc. Taking vital signs, blood sugar, and recording daily activities and patient progress in the chart.
Currently attending Dawn Career Institute in pursuit of Medical Assistant certification, prospective completion date is June 2013.
Completed general education courses as well as pre-nursing courses such as medical terminology and anatomy and physiology.
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