Certified AMT RPT Phlebotomist/Orthopaedic Technologist, Willing to Relocate. Motivated, positive attitude, energy, passionate, dedicated, flexible, dependable with a commendable track record of honesty and integrity. AMT RPT Certified Phlebotomist/Orthopaedic Technologist, committed to high level of patients care, with over 6 years of healthcare experience. Effective customers skills with patients, family members and other health care provider. Committed and highly adaptable individual that is willing to assist when and where needed. Able to manage multiple priorities. Described as "Extremely Efficient," by Doctor Tommy Hopkins who added: Rita was extremely efficient in her work at the office, excellent rapport with patients, and staff. Knowledgeable in all aspects of clinical care of orthopaedic office patients, no doubt she will function extremely well in her future positions as an Orthopaedic Technologist.
Time management skills Confidence Certified CPR/AED Phlebotomy
Quick learner Listening Organization Skills 500 Draws
Strong Work Ethic Attention to details Multi-Tasking yrs/Customer Services Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word, Excel, Spreadsheets, Access, Power Point, Outlook Express, Adobe.
11/2012 to 01/2013
Phlebotomist TechnicianInternal Medicine － Griffin, GA
Assisted physician with daily patient caseload 15 to 35 patients with all phlebotomy procedures.
Educated on HIPPA, OSHA, and JCAHO laws.
500 draws Able to allay patient's fears.
Trained on order of draw, lab test, and departments.
Administrated a variety of routine blood drawing procedures, venipuncture and capillary puncture techniques using standard equipment include: vacutainer tubes, sleeves, tourniquets, varieties of syringes and butterfly needles.
Performed, processed, labeled, centrifuged, split, freeze specimens and stored patient specimens according to department procedures using standard techniques and equipments.
Disposed needles, personal protective equipment and gloves into sharps disposal containers and biohazard containers.
11/2008 to 02/2009
Orthopaedic TechnologistOrthopaedic Sports Injury Center － Griffin, GA
Supported physicians and staff with caseloads 20 to 40 patients per day with a variety of illnesses, injuries,.
knee, hand, foot, and shoulder.
Maintained accuracy when completing patient's records, recorded vital signs, weight, performed assessment, recorded patient progress, surgeries and medications.
Applied, adjusted and removed splinting, synthetic casting, braces, sutures, and staples, splints, and braces in clinical, OR and ER.
Measured and mix injections, provided wound cleaning, sterile dressing services and removed cast.
Educated patients, and their families on how to use walkers, crutches, to assemble and fit medical equipments.
Experience on completing required consent forms for patient's signature, and distributed return to work slips appropriately according to physician's orders.
Able to read, pulled and filed charts and x-rays, and scheduled MRI and Physical Therapy.
Observed shoulder, hand, foot, total hip and knee placement in OR.
Prior background in food services, acted as a liaison between patients, food services and physicians by reading.
menus out to each patients and their families.
Inquired and relayed patients food orders to chef, served patients their meals three times a day.
Responded to written and telephone requests concerning patients food orders.
Education and Training
Attempted 8 total credited hours in Nursing Fundamentals/Nurse Fund Clinical
Phlebotomy Technician CertificateSouthern Crescent Technical College － Griffin, GA
Orthopaedic Technologist DiplomaSouthern Crescent Technical College － Griffin, GA
Orthopaedic Technologist Certification EligibleGriffin Technical College － Griffin, GA
DiplomaGriffin Technical College － Griffin, GA
English, Reading 2, General Mathematics, Math 2, Drug Calculation & Admin, Intro to Microcomputers, Basic Psychology, Anatomy and Physiology, Medical Terminology for Allied Heath Science, Nutrition & Diet Therapy, Orthopaedic Anatomy & Physiology, Adv. Orthopaedic Anatomy & Physiology, Orthopaedic Techniques 1, Orthopaedic Techniques 2, Orthopaedic Tech Practicum 1, Orthopaedic Tech Practicum 2, Intro to Orthopaedic Surgical Tech, Introduction to Venipuncture, Phlebotomy Clinical Practice. Griffin Technical College － Griffin, GA
Adobe, Anatomy, Basic, charts, Communication Skills, draw, CPR, Customer Services, English, forms, drawing, injections, lab test, Leadership, Listening, Mathematics, Math 2, Medical Terminology, Microcomputers, Access, Excel, Microsoft Office, Outlook Express, Power Point, Microsoft Word, Multi-Tasking, Nursing, Organization Skills, Phlebotomy, Physical Therapy, Physiology, progress, Psychology, Quick learner, Reading 2, reading, read, Spreadsheets, Surgical Tech, Team player, Technician, telephone, Therapy, Time management, Venipuncture, vital signs, written, x-rays