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Nationally Certified Medical Assistant

Hummelstown, Pennsylvania, 17036, United States
April 24, 2018

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Marlena Morrow

Hummelstown, PA


Willing to relocate: Anywhere

Authorized to work in the US for any employer

Work Experience

Counselor I

White Deer Run Treatment Center - Lebanon, PA

November 2017 to Present

I do individual counseling and run large, small and mental health groups in an inpatient drug and alcohol rehab. I assist clients in helping them find aftercare. Program Counselor/ Forensic Counselor

Geo Group/ SCI - Camp Hill, PA

November 2017 to Present

I provide evidence based curriculum program for inmates with substance abuse disorders. I provide CBT for one on one sessions. I develop and complete individual treatment plans. I run a small and large group for co-occurring disorders.

Addictions Counselor

Migliore Treatment Services - Harrisburg, PA

September 2016 to October 2017

I work with patients suffering from substance abuse problems and other addictions such as gambling, and eating disorder. I develop coping strategies to avoid relapses. Case Coordinator

Associates in Medical Toxicology - Harrisburg, PA

September 2016 to October 2017

I worked in an outpatient substance abuse office, arranging and securing services that may not be offered by our office for long term treatment of mental health disorders. I looked for inpatient facilities if needed, helped with finding placement in recovery houses or halfway houses, depending on the need of the client. Obtaining authorizations for any medical or mental health needs, performed follow up with clients medical doctor, probation officer or other under HIPPA guidelines. Medical Assistant/Phlebotomist

Dauphin County Prison Correctional Medicine - Harrisburg, PA March 2016 to September 2016

Performing the initial intake screening on new receptions, taking vital signs, completing all intake forms per written protocol. Preparing and maintaining examination and treatment areas. Phoning verification of medications and medical information . Obtaining lab specimens, performing various treatments ordered by the physician, maintaining medication records, administering tuberculin skin testing on new intakes and on annual follow-ups on all inmates. Other duties as assigned. Skills Used


Full-time 40-48hrs. per week

MA/Phlebotomist Outpatient Orthopedics

Penn State Hershey Medical Center - Hershey, PA

September 2008 to March 2016

Assist providers with patient care, assists in preparation for an application of casts and orthopedic appliances, change dressings, remove sutures, casts and splints. Assist providers with procedures, including wound care, aspirations, minor surgical procedures. Maintains clean and well stocked cast room, orders special supplies and/or equipment. Coordinates data collection resources for clinical research. Remains current with trends, care and supplies. Performs other duties as assigned. Accomplishments

Patient care helping patients understand and recover from multiple surgeries. Full-time 40hrs per week

Skills Used

Venipuncture, removing staples and sutures, applying and removing casts. administer injections, fax, scan and copy. Answer telephones.

Medical Assistant

Children's Resource Center Physically and Sexually abused children - Harrisburg, PA January 1989 to February 1995


I assisted the physician in interviewing and examining children that were physically and sexually abused. I assisted physician with preparing the medical records for court dates to assist with prosecution of alleged perpetrator.


I received an award from the former Dauphin County District Attorney John Cherry, for excellence in the health and welfare of minors.

Skills Used

Humanity, processing blood work and cultures for interpretation, operating a colposcope,documenting findings associated with the patient's exam.

Full-Time 40 hrs per week


AAC in addictions

PA Certification Board - Harrisburg, PA

September 2016 to September 2017

NCMA in Medical Assisting

National Center for Competency Testing - Harrisburg, PA July 2016 to December 2016

Certified Recovery Specialist in Addiction Recovery Villanova University - Villanova, PA

January 2014 to January 2015

Certification in Addiction Recovery

Villanova University - Villianova

2014 to 2015

Diploma in Medical Assisting

Bright Wood Career Institute - Harrisburg, PA

1988 to 1989


Microsoft office, Yosemite,El Capitan,OMS,Cerner, COREMR, Kronos (8 years) Links Awards

Award received by the District Attorney of Dauphin County September 1998

I received an award by John Cherry for my work and dedication in helping build and grow the Children's Resource Center for abused children.

Employee of the Month

February 2016

I was selected by management and fellow employees, including providers for my outstanding contribution as an employee.



May 2016 to May 2018


May 2016 to May 2018


Nationally Certified Medical Assistant


August 2017 to August 2019


October 2015 to October 2017

First Aid


Member in good standing To Write Love On Her Arms

Non-profit organization that presents hope and find help for people struggling with depression,self- injury, addiction or suicide.

Member in good standing Pancreatic Cancer Action Network To raise awareness about the importance of this disease through community events to contribute money towards advance research,support patients and create hope. Shatterproof Ambassador

A national organization committed to protecting our loves ones from addiction to illicit and prescription drugs, and alcohol, and ending the stigma and suffering of those affected by this disease. NAADAC

Association for Addiction Professionals, represents the professional interests of more than 85,000 addiction professionals in the United States, Canada and abroad. NAADAC members and it's 47 state affiliates work to create healthier individuals,families and communities through prevention,intervention,quality treatment and recovery support.

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