Medical assistant

Medical assistant
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Medical assistant
Medical assistant
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Certified nursing assistant

Senior

Optimized patient care by creating a safe, hygienic, and high-quality hospital environment; continually worked to accelerate patient recovery by minimizing infections. Offered health education to patients and families and coordinated with other departments such as social services, recreational and group therapists. Worked in all medical units including Neuro, CVCU, CVPCU, ICU, Emergency Department, Labor and Delivery, Oncology, Observation, Post-op, Pre-op, Rehab, Orthopedic, Med Surg, and PACU.

  • Answered and clarified patient’s concerns making sure that doctors’ orders are followed on time.
  • Ensured a safe and secured environment for patients, staff, and visitors.
  • Embarked into the innovation planning committee; crafted a directory for float staff, introduced colorful scrubs day, created reports, and bulletin boards.
  • Contributed productively to scheduled and non-scheduled changes, emergencies, and stressful environments.
  • Obtained health history, maintained detailed records, and provided patient/ family education tailored towards individual needs.
  • Created informational handouts and designed patient laboratory status letters.

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Certified nursing assistant

Experienced

Performed routine tasks including grooming, bathing, oral hygiene, feeding, incontinent care, toileting, colostomy care, prosthetic appliances, serving meals, feeding patients, ambulating, and positioning patients as well as providing fresh water and nourishment between meals. Counseled patients regarding pre-op, post-op, and follow-up instructions.

  • Supported clinical operations by providing administrative assistance to physicians and providing direct patient care.
  • Interviewed patients to acquire medical histories, conducted test and diagnostic procedures, recorded information on patient's charts and within an electronic database.
  • Prepared forms, reports, and correspondence with accuracy and speed to ensure compliance with hospital policies and procedures, federal, state, and HIPAA standards.
  • Optimized work-place practices and procedures, with the focused goal of improving approaches in productivity, quality, and customer service.
  • Commended for excellent multi-tasking abilities and prioritizing daily patient care.

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Certified nursing assistant

Entry level

Provided direct care to patients with long- and short-term treatment by carefully observing day-to-day patients’ health and wellness including overall patient health, recovery, and reactions to treatment.

  • Updated patient records to reflect new information and report any changes or potential health issues to doctors and nurses.
  • Effectively communicate with patients, doctors, and patient representatives while adhering to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).
  • Maintained patient confidentiality while allowing the flow of health information needed to provide and promote high-quality health care.
  • Liaised between healthcare providers and patients regarding insurance claims and payments, Insurance benefits verification, Insurance coverage, and Explanation of Benefits(EOB), payment processing, respond to denials and outstanding claims.

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Medical assistant

Senior

Oversaw administrative duties; answering calls, scheduling appointments, processing payments, and filing documents while maintaining HIPAA standards. Managed onboarding tasks for new staff, ensuring employment laws and guidelines were followed. Provided medical assistance to over 200 pediatric patients in a month.

  • Assisted doctor in the examination room; Performed allergy testing on patients, provided results, scheduled allergy shots, as needed.
  • Obtained health histories and oversaw diagnostic procedures and tests. Conducted research, compiled data, and
  • prepared reports as needed. Analyzed work-place practices and procedures, with the focused goal of improving approaches in productivity, quality, and customer service. Commended for excellent multi-tasking abilities and prioritizing daily patient care. Traveled to satellite location served as a floater.
  • Served as a liaison between Insurance company and patients; resolved several conflicts. Processes and verifies Insurance benefits, eligibility, and disability insurance claims.
  • Performed basic administrative duties such as answering calls, scheduling appointments, verifying insurance, processing payments, and filing documents.
  • Administered and expedited the laboratory test process. Resulted in decreased wait time.
  • Served as a liaison between management and staff; supervised office managers and medical assistants.
  • Drafted training manual and streamlined orientation process for new hires. Reduced total number of hours and increased efficiency and quality of work.

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Medical assistant

Experienced

Provided medication set-up for patients in a sixty-three (63) bed facility; monitored daily vital signs and performed medication administration, dressing changes, patient education, and wound and tracheostomy care; educated patients and families on possible adverse side effects.

  • Conducted medication pass for up to 200 inmates; performed TB and blood sugar testing and supported the nurse practitioner with weekly clinics.
  • Provided inmate care for sports injuries as well as medical issues; logged and charted all information.
  • Advocated for all clients and referred patients out for a higher level of care when necessary.
  • Checked skin for skin integrity and provide treatments as ordered by the provider.
  • Charted all patient behaviors and reported all changes to the R.N.
  • Conducted physical and mental health assessments; offered emotional support and encouragement to patients and their families.
  • Implemented patient care; collaborated with team members and ensured continuity of care.  Supported appropriate treatment plans and maintained detailed records.
  • Obtained patient data including medical history, current medication, and reason for the visit; measured and recorded vital signs.

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Medical assistant

Entry level

Managed daily administrative tasks, including scheduling, patient check-in and check-out, and patient medical record at Pediatric Nephrology. Obtained and accurately recorded patient medical histories, vitals, test results for medical records while ensuring patient confidentiality is maintained. Prepared treatment rooms for clinical examinations and assisting practitioners with medical procedures and other patient care.

  • Delivered compassionate support, attention, and assistance to patients and families.
  • Ensured compliance with all health care regulations, including HIPAA and OSHA.
  • Administered medications for patients as directed by physicians.
  • Administered patient records to ensure accuracy for submission for the kidney transplant list. Associated potential kidney transplant patients with community services and agencies.
  • Managed electronic health system submitted electronic authorizations for patient medications.
  • Worked closely with doctors to facilitate and support all administration duties for the medical practice.

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Medical receptionist

Senior

Supervised day-to-day operations of the office and front office staff including scheduling, reception, insurance authorization, and verification. Secured authorizations for chemotherapy regimens and outside procedures.

  • Worked with healthcare providers and patients to fulfill service needs; Insurance benefits verification, eligibility, and payment processing; Processed health claims, responded to denials and outstanding claims.
  • Reviewed cost estimation with patients and assists by securing foundation or co-pay assistance.
  • Oversaw administrative duties such as answering calls, scheduling appointments, processing payments, and filing documents while maintaining HIPAA standards.
  • Continuously demonstrated a top-performing team of office managers by recruiting and training.
  • Handled all onboarding tasks for new employees, ensuring employment laws and guidelines were followed.

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Medical receptionist

Experienced

Served in a multi-functional role as an office manager and executive assistant to Dr. ABC. Led and fostered an environment of teamwork and customer service within the front office. Composed and edited correspondence, documents, and reports for leadership and staff.

  • Performed basic accounting such as creating expense reports and handling accounts receivable / accounts payable.
  • Identified operational deficiencies and implemented changes for improvement.
  • Managed electronic health system, responded to inquiries, and effectively communicated with clients and suppliers.
  • Handled all onboarding tasks for new employees, ensuring employment laws and guidelines were followed.
  • Ordered office and medical supplies; filed documents and arranged travel for a physician as needed.
  • Made requests from doctors, case managers, and nurses to coordinate x-ray orders, surgeries, prescriptions, and regular appointments.
  • Coordinated daily calendars and arranged travel for patients coming from out of town.
  • Answered and screened calls, ordering office supplies, filing patient records, and distributed mail.
  • Followed all policies and procedures and maintained sensitive information and issues with discretion.
  • Utilized EHS and Excel spreadsheets to collect, enter and analyze patient information.

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