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Clinical Medical Assistant

Location:
Fredericksburg, Virginia, 22401, United States
Salary:
Negotiable
Posted:
May 22, 2018

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D

Yolanda

Taeresa

Dowling

540-***-****

540-***-****

ydowlingtaeresa@gmail

.com

***** ******** *****

Fredericksburg, VA,

22407

ACCOMPLISHMENTS .

Process Improvement

Created new departmental policies & procedures manual.

Assessed organizational training needs & provided training to clinical staff

Developed protocols for a Moderate Complexity Lab

Assisted multi- specialty Physicians from Lennox Hill, New York Presbyterian Hospitals

in New York City & Lahey Hospital in Boston with patient care and processing of

emergent overseas referrals

Life Coach

Responsibility of reviewing dietary logs & giving nutrition advice, medication review &

reconciliation, monitoring weight & encouraging patients to exercise daily. Provided

this service even after normal office hours, which on many occasions became just

listening to the patient and providing emotional support. This service was provided to

high risk patients, specifically, Diabetic, Renal & Heart Disease also to include patients

suffering with treatable & terminal Carcinomas.

MILITARY EXPERIENCE

Naval Hospital Corpsman

U.S Navy Nov 1985 to Jan 1991

Great Lakes, IL

Letter of Appreciation: Commanding Officer, VAW-120 Early Warning Squadron awarded for

assisting with the administration of immunizations after reviewing over 300 squadron

members medical records in a 4 hour time period. Trained & now highly skilled in performing

venipuncture, pre & post- operative care, wound care, catherizations, medication

administration, triage, and several other clinical skills. Honorably Discharged

OBJECTIVE

To provide healthcare clinical services and skills in the combined provider / administrator role.

SUMMARY

Over 30 years in the medical field, former Naval Hospital Corpsman, Medical

Assistant, Certified Nursing Assistant, Medication Aide, Phlebotomist . Proficient in vaccine &

medication administration, venipuncture, catherizations, wound & burn care. Assist Physicians

with routine Women’s Wellness Exams & Minor Surgeries. 17 years exclusively in Pediatrics.

Adult Medicine the past 8 years where I specialized in Diabetic management which included

medication, nutrition & weight monitoring, home visits with patients of whom mobility was a

problem. Vast knowledge of adult vaccines & medications with the ability to review & explain

benefits / possible patient risk & side effects. Medication reconciliation. Held Nurse

Management & Clinical training positions in private Physicians offices due to military

background & training. Extensive knowledge to perform triage in Adult & Pediatric medicine.

Perform CLIA waived lab tests. Spirometry, Audiometry, Pulse Oximetry, Vision Screens,

Nebulizer Treatments, Stress Test & EKG's. Screening of lab reports prior to Physician

disbursement to also include patient abnormal lab / radiological study phone call backs.

Medication refill request & completion. Organizational duties with supply & vaccine inventory

& ordering. Appointment scheduling, overseas referral completion & Insurance verification /

authorizations. Able to function in high paced office with several Physicians of different

medical specialties. Quick learner, able to multi task always remembering that patient care comes

first at all times. Known for going over & beyond my expectations, self- critical at times, always

willing to help others. Trust worthy, compassionate, people, oriented personality.

PROFESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS

Clinical Educator for new employees Assisted with Emergent Home Births in

Development of Nursing Policy & rural area

Procedures Manual Counseled and provided Nursing care

Provided Counseling & Information to too Physically Challenged patients at an

inner city youth in regards to Sexually Assisted Living Facility in Bermuda

Transmitted Diseases & Pregnancy

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Emergency Medical Technician / Medical Assistant / Phlebotomist

Naval Hospital Corps School 1988

Great Lakes, IL, USA

Certified Nursing Assistant

Tidewater Technical Institute 1991

Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA

Nursing

Private Instructor 2009

Petersburg, Virginia, USA

Medication Management

Respiratory

Johns Hopkins University 1997

Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Asthma Education & Guidelines

Endocrinology

King Edward Memorial Hospital 2014

Paget, Bermuda

Diabetes Care & Patient Education

Viral Respiratory Illnesses

King Edward Memorial Hospital 2016

Paget, Bermuda

Influenza A & B A Comprehensive Review

ACTIVITIES AND HONORS

Letter of Appreciation awarded by the Commanding Officer of Carrier Airborne Early Warning

Squadron VAW - 120, Norfolk, Virginia, Naval Hospital Corpsman, Honorable Discharge

Employee of the Month & Year Bermuda Healthcare Services in Bermuda, Charge Nurse

REFERENCES

Dr. Edgar Griffith, Family Practice Physician

441-***-****

edgargriffith@gmail.com

Dr. Caren Fadlin, Family Practice Physician

951-***-****

ac5j6p@r.postjobfree.com

Mrs. Twyla Cathion, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

240-***-****



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