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El Paso, Texas, United States
October 14, 2016

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Ana Simmons

**** ****** ****** **. ** Paso, TX **938. Cell: 915-***-****

Career Objective: My goal is to succeed in a stimulating and challenging environment where my knowledge and skills can assist in building the success of the company as I experience advancement opportunities. I am a self motivated professional in behavior and appearance with a proven track record of excellence in customer service, proficiency in communication and organizational skills, efficient in fast-paced setting to enhance productivity, and an energetic team player with the ability to adapt to various work environments with a smile. Summary of Qualifications

Medical Terminology

Microsoft proficient Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook Proficient in electronic medical record system EMDs and Meditech Knowledgeable in insurance verification & authorizations Certifications

CPR and First Aid Certified - Renewed 8/2016

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - Renewed 3/2016 Professional Experience

Las Palmas Rehab Hospital - El Paso, TX

Program Coordinator - 1/2016 to current

Greet all who enter the hospital with a smile, answer phones, and monitor bell system. Responsible for scheduling and coordinating activities of nursing staff, doctors, hospital departments, patients, as well as outpatient and inpatient medical testing. Order and maintain accurate and timely receipt, storage, distribution of medical and nonmedical supplies and equipment for the Rehab Hospital. Provide safe and efficient transport of patients from one department to another via bus. Assist nursing staff on floors with patient care in transfers, toileting, and basic needs for comfort.

Perform clerical duties in fast paced environment with exceptional interpersonal skills with all physicians, clinical, and ancillary staff. Alice Lankford in home - Berrien Springs, MI

Private duty care provider, 12/2014 to 3/2015

Performed with personal care (bathing, grooming, dressing, toileting, etc) Aided in transfer, mobility, and frequent repositioning to prevent pressure ulcers. Escorted to appointments, prepared meals, and assisted with feeding when necessary. Skilled nursing service, medication management, palliative care Noted activities of daily living and reported issues to hospice care team Regent Care Center - El Paso, TX

Certified nursing assistant, 9/2014 to 12/2014

Provided patients' personal hygiene by giving bedpans, urinals, backrubs, baths, shampoos, shaves, and assisted patients in dressing and toileting. Assisted with patient transfer in and around facility. Provided for activities of daily living by assisting with serving meals, feeding patients as necessary; ambulating, turning, and positioning patients Maintained patient safety by reporting observations of the patient to nursing supervisor Monitored patient stability by checking vital signs and weight Documented actions of daily living in electronic medical record Maintained work operations by following policies and procedures, maintained patient information confidential, and treated patients with dignity and respect at all times. Cardiovascular Interventions, PA - Orlando, FL

Referral Coordinator, 08/2006 to 10/2010

Obtained and verified patient demographic information, obtained deductibles, co-pays Answered phones, assisted with scheduling, check in and check-out of patients. Managed providers' schedules, coordinated outpatient testing and procedures. Verified insurance and obtained authorizations for outpatient testing and procedures. Coordinated home health services for patients in need of assistance. Facility liaison who worked closely with patients, insurance companies, and other medical facilities.

Florida Hospital - Orlando, FL

Pre-Access Benefit Specialist, 2/2006 to 8/2006

Liaison between patients, physicians, and hospital to verify detailed patient information. Ran daily reports and verified patient insurance benefits to clear patients for outpatient procedures at Florida Hospital Orlando and Altamonte hospital locations. Transportation Attendant 2/2004 to 2/2006

Transported patients by assisting patients in and out of vehicles, to and from treatment areas using wheelchairs or moveable beds. Demonstrated caring and cultural sensitivity.

Transported equipment and supplies by picking-up requisitioned orders; delivering them to assigned treatment and patient care areas. Maintained safe, secure, and healthy work environment by following company standards and procedures.

Broker's Title of Longwood - Longwood, FL

Administrative Assistant, 01/2005 to 11/2005

Greeted all and answered calls while prioritizing accurate messages in a timely manner. Provided general administrative and clerical support including mail distribution, faxing, making photocopies, and filing while maintaining clean work area and guest lounge. Completed data entry, scanning, and maintained office supplies department. Obtained signatures for financial documents and internal and external involved clients. Coordinated and scheduled meetings, appointments, and travel arrangements for managers.

Prepared and modified documents including correspondence, reports, and emails. Education

Health Unit Coordinator program, 2015 El Paso Community College - El Paso, TX Certified Nursing Assistant: CNA diploma, 2014 Aurora Health and Educational Institute Associate of Arts: 2013 El Paso Community College - El Paso, TX GPA 3.89/4.0

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