Voluntary Internship With General Surgeon resume example with 1+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Ambitious Medical Student with exceptional skills in patient interviewing and assessment. Sound knowledge of anatomy and physiology with an understanding of medical terminology. Strong leadership abilities with a passion for learning new tasks and concepts quickly. Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational talents. Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team and patient goals.

  • Medical Staff Management
  • Preventive Healthcare
  • Dedicated to Excellence
  • Diagnostic Testing
  • Patient Advocacy
  • Compassionate Care
  • Patient Diagnosis
  • Medication Side Effect Knowledge
  • Crisis Prevention Intervention
  • Pain Management Techniques
  • Operational Procedures
  • Medical Histories and Vital Statistics
  • Patient Interviews
  • Physical Examinations
  • Primary Care
  • Symptom Assessment and Evaluation
Work History
Voluntary Internship With General Surgeon , 05/2022 to 08/2022
Penn Highlands ElkCity, STATE, Saint Marys, PA

Clinical experience

  • Analyzed patients' medical histories, medication allergies, physical conditions and examination results to determine best procedure.
  • Monitored patient health condition after surgery by coordinating follow-up meetings with patient.
  • Informed patients of risks prior to procedures to assist families and patients in making educated decisions for personal care.
  • Ordered and analyzed tests such as x-rays, CT scans and MRIs to help diagnose wide range of medical conditions.
  • Made informed decisions of therapeutic intervention based on patient information and preferences, up-to-date scientific evidence and clinical judgment.
  • Educated patients on recovery methods and times.
  • Gathered medical history and addressed patient questions and concerns regarding health and treatment.
  • Analyzed patients' medical histories, medication allergies, physical conditions and examination results to determine best procedure
Job Shadow Hospitalist , 12/2021 to 06/2022
Penn Highlands ElkCity, STATE, Saint Marys, PA
  • Assisted physicians and nurses with examining and treating patients by handing over instruments, removing sutures and administering
  • Initiated interaction with primary care physicians to determine admission and discharge plans for patients.
  • Triaged and assessed phone calls from facilities, physicians and patients to prioritize care and quickly handle urgent issues.
  • Avoided reoccurrence of preventable conditions by educating patients on important lifestyle choices.
  • Managed ventilated patients carefully, balancing stats and interventions for optimal short- and long-term health.
  • Ordered and interpreted laboratory and diagnostic tests to manage patient care.
  • Assessed patient health at admissions and regular intervals to stay on top of changing medical conditions.
  • Updated charts with full patient histories, diagnoses and observations from rounds.
  • Coordinated patients' admissions and discharges, working closely with family members and case managers to line up any additional care needs.
  • Diagnosed conditions accurately by requesting specific, relevant labs and accurately interpreting results.
Job Shadow Pain Management Specialist , 05/2021 to 05/2022
Penn Highlands ElkCity, STATE, Saint Marys, PA
  • Educated family members and caregivers on patient care instructions.
  • Evaluated patient histories, complaints and current symptoms.
  • Accurately documented treatment, medications and IVs administered, discharge instructions and follow-up care.
  • Advocated for and strived to protect health, safety and rights of patient.
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Communicated with healthcare team members to plan, implement and enhance treatment strategies.
  • Administered different therapies and medications in line with physician orders and treatment plan.
  • Explained course of care and medication side effects to patients and caregivers in easy-to-understand terms.
  • Managed patients recovering from medical or surgical procedures.
  • Monitored patient reactions after administering medications and IV therapies.
Job Shadow Medical Director of Long Term Care , 10/2018 to 10/2018
Penn Highlands Elk PinecrestCity, STATE, Saint Marys, PA
  • Worked with medical teams, patients and families to implement effective treatment plans.
  • Preserved and prepared reports and treatment records.
  • Coordinated individualized discharge plans to manage safe transition back into community and home environments.
  • Provided ongoing counseling to help patients deal with conditions and processes
  • Quickly learned new skills and applied them to daily tasks, improving efficiency and productivity.
  • Performed duties in accordance with applicable standards, policies and regulatory guidelines to promote safe working environment.
Bachelor of Science: Biology/pre-medical , Expected in 05/2023
Indiana University of Pennsylvania - Indiana, PA

  • Dean's List acknowledgements multiple times throughout college.
  • Relevant Coursework: Shadowing multiple Doctors in different parts of the Healthcare field throughout High school and College.
  • Phi Sigma Kappa Member in College
  • Held the Risk management position in Fraternity for three years and was in charge of any type of Health issue and also trying to avoid or minimize the impact of the risks faced.
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2019
St Marys Area Senior High School - Saint Marys, PA
  • Honor Roll every semester of High school
  • 4.0 GPA all throughout High School
  • Ranked in Top 10% of class
  • Elected Captain of Baseball team
  • Extracurricular Activities: Completed EMT course offered through high school
  • Through the EMT course we were required to go on ride alongs with medical providers and gain exposure to the work environment.
  • Passed Pennsylvania state written exam for EMT Course.
  • Passed National written exam for EMT Course.
  • Wrestling at the national level from ages 6-16.
  • Extracurricular Activities: volunteered to help run the Penn highlands Elk Pinecrest fishing derby yearly with the residents of the nursing home.
  • Extracurricular Activities: volunteered at multiple Covid-19 vaccine clinics to help the people of the community receive their vaccines.
  • Completed AP course throughout high school in Physics, American Government, and Calculus.
  • Awarded The National Academy of Future Physicians and Medical Scientists Diploma of Excellence.
  • Attended the convention in Boston, Massachusetts with all other Award winner's and got to sit in on a live Robotic Hysterectomy.
  • Sat with multiple well known and respected Doctor's and surgeons throughout the world that attended the convention.
  • The Award of Excellence: The National Academy of Future Physicians and Medical Scientists
  • Passed EMT Pennsylvania State written exam
  • Passed EMT national written exam
  • CPR Certified

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School Attended

  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania
  • St Marys Area Senior High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Voluntary Internship With General Surgeon
  • Job Shadow Hospitalist
  • Job Shadow Pain Management Specialist
  • Job Shadow Medical Director of Long Term Care


  • Bachelor of Science
  • High School Diploma

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