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Registered Nurse Customer Service

Location:
Gardena, California, United States
Salary:
24/hr
Posted:
May 05, 2019

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Curriculum Vitae

Anthony M. Melville

Surgical Technologist

**** *. ***** *****

Gardena, CA 90249

Phone: 310-***-****

Fax: 310-***-****

E-mail ac9a03@r.postjobfree.com

Objective

To obtain a position as a surgical technologist that will challenge and increase my scrubbing skills, experience and education in order to excel at patient care. Experience 08/2017 to Present Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Central Service Technician II To coordinates and collaborates the overall cleaning, decontamination, assembly and dispensing of surgical instruments, equipment and supplies needed for daily surgical procedures in surgery and related departments.

• Responsible for control of all parts of the sterilization process: decontamination; prep, pack, sterilize; documentation of sterilization; and sterile storage including remediation of equipment failures and hazards.

• Provide integrity and sterility of products and services for the customers.

• Work in conjunction with the OR staff to provide timely sterile products.

• Maintain consistency and continuous workflow between the OR and Central Service Sterile Processing while practicing excellent customer service.

• keep records of loads completed, items of loads and maintenance procedures performed

• Operate and maintain decontamination equipment

• Decontaminate, reprocess and maintain flexible endoscopes an broncoscope

• Monitor surgery schedules daily, identifying general, specific and potential needs for all cases.

• Operate and maintain steam autoclaves, keeping records of loads completed, items in loads, and maintenance procedures performed.

• Monitor and maintain appropriate records to remain compliant with applicable regulatory agencies, as well as reporting occurrences immediately to supervisors.

• Attend in-service presentations, including but not limited to infection control, patient safety, quality improvement, MSDS and OSHA standards.

• Report defective equipment to supervisor or staff. 12/21/2018 to Present West Wilshire Medical Surgical Center Sets up operating room prior to surgery by obtaining and checking equipment, instruments, packs and supplies needed in surgery, according to nursing protocol; prepares and processes instrument trays and other supplies as needed. Correctly verifies solutions, drugs, and drainage tubes with circulating nurse and labels them accordingly.

Assists in maintaining and labeling specimens collected during surgery according to the established procedures.

Serves as a scrub technician during a variety of surgical procedures, handling sterile instruments and supplies while maintaining aseptic technique. 11/12/2018 to Present

Externship for Surgical Technologist @ Cerritos Surgeryt Center Monitors and continually assess' operating room conditions, including patient and surgical team needs.

Sets up operating room prior to surgery by obtaining and checking equipment, instruments, packs and supplies needed in surgery, according to nursing protocol; prepares and processes instrument trays and other supplies as needed Serves as a scrub technician during a variety of surgical procedures, handling sterile instruments and supplies while maintaining aseptic technique. Cleans, sorts, sterilizes, and decontaminates operating room, equipment as well as instruments utilizing sterilizer, ultrasonic; disposes of waste and soiled supplies in appropriate receptacle.

07/2016 to 07/2017 Southeast Regional Occupational Program, Surgical Technologist Program/Norwalk La Mirada Adult School Coursework in three 10-week modules addressing Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology; Surgical Principals and Practices; and Surgical Procedures. Participation in 500 hours of clinical externship with a minimum of 125 cases. Expected graduation date is October 2017. Preparing for taking the National Center for Competency Testing Certification in Surgical Technology after graduation

Ophthalmic Surgical Technician /File Clerk/Medical Billing 1995 to 2015 David R. Fett, M.D. Inc./Brentwood Amb. Surg. Med. Ctr. Los Angeles, CA

Monitors and continually assess' operating room conditions, including patient and surgical team needs.

Sets up operating room prior to surgery by obtaining and checking equipment, instruments, packs and supplies needed in surgery, according to nursing protocol; prepares and processes instrument trays and other supplies as needed.

Correctly verifies solutions, drugs, and drainage tubes with circulating nurse and labels them accordingly.

Assists in maintaining and labeling specimens collected during surgery according to the established procedures.

Serves as a scrub technician during a variety of surgical procedures, handling sterile instruments and supplies while maintaining aseptic technique.

Cleans, sorts, sterilizes, and decontaminates operating room, equipment as well as instruments utilizing sterilizer, ultrasonic, and Steris; disposes of waste and soiled supplies in appropriate receptacle.

Assembles, operates, adjusts, and monitors support equipment such as suction machines, scopes, diagnostic equipment and lights to ensure proper operation.

Under direction of a surgeon, assists with suctioning, cutting sutures, and applying and removing dressings for operative procedures according to established policies and procedures.

Counts sponges, needles, supplies, and instruments before surgery, before closure, during closure, and after surgery to ensure all surgical supplies are accounted for, in accordance with established policies and procedures.

Maintains files and records of surgical procedures.

Transports patients to and from perioperative services and/or medical wards and assists the surgeon and registered nurse in positioning, prepping, and draping patients for surgery.

• Certified operator of the Co2 Laser

• New Patient Registration, filing, billing, etc.

• Creating surgical procedure reports with report template

• Entering charges and procedure codes, paper and EMC filing of claims,

• Knowledge of Word, Adobe photo shop and 3ds max

1998 to 2002 Beverly Hills Vision & Laser (David R. Fett affiliation) Los Angeles, CA

Lasik Technician

• Certified Visx laser operator

• Responsible for cleaning, sterilization and ordering of surgical instruments and supplies.

• Responsible for calibrating laser for myopia, hyperopia, and astigmatism Responsible putting together micro keratome machine Pictorial Billboard Artist

1993-1994 Outdoor Media Group Murrieta, CA

• Responsible for, the mixing of paint, and completion of a billboard. Went form Apprentice, Letterman, Journey-man, to Pictorial Artist in 18 months. Pictorial Billboard Artist

1988-1993 Gannett Outdoor Los Angeles, CA

• Responsible for mixing paint and completion of billboard within a eight to forty hour time limit depending on job complexity.

• Painting on location and in-studio.

Painting at various locations and different times of the day. Physical Fitness Instructor/ Weight Trainer

1987-1991 Santa Monica Athletic Club Santa Monica, CA

• Created fitness program for old and new members

• Certified in CPR

• Responsible for the mainternance of weight machine and equipment. Packer/ Box Maker

1979-1985 Consumers Glass Toronto, Canada

• Responsible for operating two machines at any given time, stack cases in specified designed layout.

Responsible for operating two machines at any given time, keeping box shouts filled at all times.

Education:

South East Regional Occupational Program- Surgical Technology 07/2016 – 08/2017 Norwalk, CA

1986-1988 LATTC Los Angeles, CA

• The understanding of Air-Brush and Billboard Painting 1981-1985 Ontario College Of Art Toronto, Ontario, Canada

• Bachelors Degree in Fine Arts. (Drawing & Painting of the human figure, landscape, still-life in Oils, Watercolors, Gouch, Pastels, etc. 1976-1980 C.W. Jefferys S.S Downsview, Ontario, Canada

• High School Diploma.

• Included three hours of visual arts daily.

Interests

Computers, Painting and Drawing, Weight training, and all sports, Gardening, and Woodwork. Knowledge of MS Word and Adobe Photoshop. References

Furnished upon request.



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