Dedicated Medical Assistant skilled in technical, clerical and patient support. Strong ability to communicate clearly and effectively to patients and staff. Seeking a role of increased responsibility and authority.
Medical records and documentationKnowledge of HMOs, Medicare and Medi-Cal
Electronic Medical Record (EMR) software
Strong work ethic
Medical billing software
Health Choice Treatment Center RMAConway, ArPT Coordinator, Medical Assistant 09/2014 to 01/2015Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records. Prepared patient rooms prior to their arrival. Managed patients with appropriate therapy, medication, education, referral and follow-up. Provided medical consultations and treatments under physician supervision. Educated patients about their treatments. Served as a liaison between patients and physicians to assist patients in understanding their treatment plans. Provided necessary health education training for patients. Managed patients with appropriate therapy, medication, education, referral and follow-up. Directed patients in prescribed range of motion exercises and in the use of braces or artificial limbs. Facilitated games and other activities to engage clients. Charted daily information on the residents such as mood changes, mobility activity, eating percentages, and daily inputs and outputs. Maintained patient privacy and confidential patient information.Comforted patients and provided them with reassurance and encouragement. Promoted personal and co-worker safety. Maintained a clean, orderly and well-stocked environment.
Baptist Family practice North Little Rock , ARMedical Assistant - Externship08/2014 to 09/2014Helped physicians examine and treat patients by assisting with instruments, injections and suture removal. Prepared specimens for analysis and established proper chronological priorities in testing. Tested patients' blood glucose levels.Performed lab tests and communicated results. Produced high-quality images for referring physicians. Provided diagnoses and treated patients with chronic and acute health problems, including MI, arrhythmias, asthma, COPD, pneumonia. Educated patients about their treatments. Monitored patient reactions to drugs and carefully documented progress of individuals participating in clinical trials. Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records. Performed pregnancy tests and sent specimens for laboratory testing. Organized, updated and maintained over 200 patient charts. Obtained vitals for a floor of 25 patients per shift. Utilized strong assessment skills to determine necessary patient care. Maintained all confidential personnel files, licensing and CPR compliance records. Provided treatment within scope of practice as defined by state law. Ensured efficacy of treatments through monitoring of treatment regimens. Participated in unit based Quality Assurance Program.
No Stress MISOrlando, FloridaAdministrative Assistant01/2012 to 02/2015Received and screened a high volume of internal and external communications, including email and mail. Received and distributed faxes and mail in a timely manner. Properly routed agreements, contracts and invoices through the signature process. Managed the day-to-day calendar for the company's senior director. Created weekly and monthly reports and presentations. Organized files, developed spreadsheets, faxed reports and scanned documents. Posted open positions on company and social media websites. Created PowerPoint presentations used for business development. Made copies, sent faxes and handled all incoming and outgoing correspondence. Maintained an up-to-date department organizational chart. Wrote reports and correspondence from dictation and handwritten notes. Planned meetings and prepared conference rooms. Served as central point of contact for all outside vendors needing to gain access to the building. Handled all media and public relations inquiries. Designed electronic file systems and maintained electronic and paper files. Planned travel arrangements for 3 executives and staff.
United States Military, Ft. Leonard wood Mo/ ArkansasMilitary Police/ Recruiting Assistant/ Ammunition Specialist09/2003 to 08/2012
From Basic training to Ammunition School and then Re Classing to become a Military Police Office and National Guard Soldier, I concluded my service time after 9 years as a Cpl/ E-4 with an Honorable Discharge.
Performed as a team member in support of battlefield operations, installation law and order operations, security of Army resources and installations.
Maintained the police station, crime prevention, evidence room, armory and towers.
Led military police teams in support of battlefield operations. Commanded operations post, including personnel, weapons and equipment. Maintained rifles, machine guns, mortars and hand grenades.
Education and Training
Registered Medical Assistant:Medical AssistantSept 2014Remington College of Little Rock Arkansas, Little Rock, AR
Formally commended by the Inspector General for superb supervisory actions and management.
Received a merit raise for strong attention to detail, exemplary customer service and team-player attitude.
Promoted to Management after 4 months of employment.
Healthcare: intravenous therapy, MEDISOFT, computerized charting, STD counseling, breastfeeding educator People skills: great bedside manner, enthusiastic people person, advanced problem-solving, great organizational skills
Sales Software: Salesforce.com, TapScan
Public Relations Software: Bacon's Mediasource, Factiva
Desktop Publishing Software: Photoshop, Illustrator, HTML
ArmyMilitary Police MP/31 bravo 09/2003 to 08/2012