MPH Graduate seeking full-time job in order to gain experience in the field of public health.
LANGUAGE PROFICENCY: English, Hindi, Gujarati.
Calvary Hospital, New York, USA (September 2017- November 2017)
Administrative/Clinical Internship Volunteer- Hospice Department
Duties assigned are: Answer phones, do auditing of patient and personal files, sort and file medical charts, data entry via the operating system, assist in orienting and training new volunteers, connect with collaterals by phone, directly assist the Office Manager and /or the hospice Volunteer Coordinator.
Attending interdisciplinary team meetings, assist in outreach efforts, provide bereavement support to the families by phone or visits, provide supportive presence to patients/families and provide written reports on all interactions.
Shadow doctors, nurses, social workers, spiritual counselors and bereavement counselor during patient/ family visits. Reporting to Hospice Volunteer Coordinator.
Eva Tilley Memorial Hostel, Melbourne, Australia (August 2008 – September 2016)
Personal Care Attendant (Direct Support Professional)/ Team Leader
Worked with an interdisciplinary team for care management of severely mentally ill with multiple
co-occurring substance abuse disorder or medically ill individuals of all ages and socio-economic
Provided advocacy, support for clients. engaged with community agencies/health care providers
and others on behalf of client to ensure access to services needed to increase their wellness,
clinical support, education, information around their conditions, interventions, resources to
maintain focus on outcomes and best practices.
Assisted with day-to-day duties, cooking and meal preparation, washing, transport and transfer,
cleaning, assisted nursing staff to lift and turn bedridden patients, assisted clients with dressing
Helped clients to move around and communicate
Observed and reported any changes in the client's condition or any complaints about care to a supervisor
Epworth Eastern Hospital, Melbourne, Australia (May 2011 – September 2012)
Car Park Attendant
Managed customer service, generated reports, and maintained cashflow
Managed traffic and customer problem resolution and issued passes
Interacted with staff and management of different departments
Performed administrative work and answered phones
Got evidence-based hands on skills during internship of LPN degree. Worked in Mental Health (rehabilitation), oncology, ICU, emergency, subacute and acute division of various renowned hospitals.
Proficient in using to use Word, Excel, Power-point, Computer Skills, and ability to use/manage Multiple Databases simultaneously.
Thomas Cook (India) Limited, Ahmedabad, India (April 2002 – October 2004)
Responsible for all foreign exchange operational activities including;
International Wire Transfers (outgoing and incoming). Foreign Currency Drafts.
International Check Processing and Currency Risk Management products
Supported the achievement of corporate goals through strategic deployment of processes and technology for internal colleagues as well as external customers
Responsible for dealing with all telephone enquiries from customers and other staff, answering their enquiries and/or forwarding when appropriate
Provided literature and information to clients concerning foreign exchange matters and advised them on the most appropriate products for their needs
Provided delivery of salaries and wages to staff on-board ships as pre-determined via telegraphic transfer
Liaised with clients regarding travel insurance, cash foreign exchanges and cash passport money grams in relation to their travel requirements
Provided account management for corporate and wholesale clients ensuring that collections and sales met demand and their physical needs
Reported stock on hand, transactions and placed orders daily with Head Office
Maintained records, files, registers, cash register tally rolls and recorded entire daily transactions at the end of each shift
Met daily with accountant and cashiers individually, and team as a whole, to rectify any discrepancies, counterfeits, data entry problems arising
Assisted with the packaging of documentation for export with physical cash
Maintained and implemented updates trade rules and regulation and audit requirements
Attended training courses and seminars as required
Monroe College, New Rochelle, NY
Master of Public Health (Epidemiology/Bio Statistics) August 2018
Institute of Health and Nursing, Melbourne, Australia
Diploma of Nursing (Enrolled/Division 2 Nursing/LPN), September 2015
Powwow Training Pty Ltd., Melbourne, Australia
Diploma of Business Administration, November 2009
Carrick Institution of Education, Melbourne, Australia
Advanced Diploma in Hospitality Management, November 2007
Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, April1997