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Lexington, South Carolina, 29072, United States
August 19, 2018

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Marcie L. Ford

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

Lexington, SC 29072

Phone 803-***-**** (voice or text)



• BA Psychology degree; 1977

• 20+ years medical experience in: dermatology practice, general surgery, facial and reconstructive surgery;

• Certified Professional Coder; CPC-A 2005

• Knowledge of general medical office practices and processes, including HIPAA familiarity;

• Excellent general and technical writing, editing, proofreading, and communication skills;

• Data entry and general computer skills with Microsoft Office. EDUCATION

• BS, Psychology, Coe College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

• Certification, Operating Room Technician, Scott Community College, Davenport, Iowa 1977-78

RECENT EMPLOYMENT (most recent five years)

• SC Internal Medicine Associates, Irmo, South Carolina Independently performed urodynamic studies, ran the diabetic foot clinic, and performed duties of a medical records clerk.


WyzAnt Tutoring, Chicago Il. 2011-2016

200+ hours tutoring in ESL

• Mountain West Medical Center, Tooele, Utah 2002-2005 All aspects of preparing for and assisting with all surgical procedures, to include General, Urological, OB/GYN, Orthopedics, Podiatry, and ENT. Everest College West Valley City UT 2004-2006

Taught a Medical Assisting program, including coursework and clinical skills. Also taught Microbiology to Surgical Tech students, which included writing my own

lecture material and all quizzes and exams.

• Center for Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, J. Smythe Rich, MD,

• Columbia SC 1996-2000

Preparation for and assisting with all surgical procedures, pre- and post-op teaching, scrubbing and circulating for cases, and recovery of surgical patients. This involved a wide variety of activities, including office records, maintaining supplies, patient interactions and care, and assisting with medical procedures.

• Columbia Skin Clinic, PA, Columbia, South Carolina Office nurse to a general and pediatric dermatologist. 1992-1995

• Richland Memorial Hospital, Columbia SC 1982-1986 Certified Operating Room Technician in a trauma center and teaching hospital associated with the University of South Carolina Medical School. I was proficient in all types of surgical procedures.

• Jon R. Morgan, MD, Columbia SC 1979-1990

Nurse for a cosmetic and general dermatolgy practice, performing all functions from the front desk to the office nurse’s responsibilities. References available upon request

The following is an example of my transcription skills from part of a surgical procedure:

After hemostasis was attained with electrocautery, the gallbladder was removed and sent to pathology. All trocars were removed. The fascia was closed with 3-0 Vicryl and skin incisions closed with 3-0 Prolene. Steri-Strips were then applied and the patient was extubated and sent to the PACU in stable condition.

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