Tyler, TX 75701 903-***-**** firstname.lastname@example.org Conscientious Healthcare professional offering over 5 years of experience in fast-paced settings. Competent in organizing charts, preparing patient rooms and supporting diagnostic processes through laboratory testing and medication administration. Positive and upbeat with excellent communication skills. Venipuncture
Sample and specimen collection
Medical records review
Specimen labeling procedures
Blood specimen storage
Measuring vital statistics
Medical office administration
Lab result interpretation
Medical laboratory procedures
Feb 2013 - May 2018
Assembled tourniquets, needles and blood collection devices to prepare work trays. Tracked collected specimens by initialing, dating and noting times of collection Resolved unusual test orders by contacting physicians, nursing stations or reference laboratories. Protected patients by following infection control, sharps disposal and biohazardous waste disposal procedures.
Spoke with patient to gather information for lab records, reduce fear or anxiety and optimize cooperation.
Collected and received specimens
Prepared specimens for transport
Dec 2012 - May 2013
Medical Office Receptionist
Mac Arthur Pediatrics
Managed master calendar and scheduled appointments for 4 providers based on optimal patient loads and clinician availability.
Documented patient medical information, case histories and insurance details to facilitate smooth appointments and payment processing.
Organized paperwork such as charts and reports for office and patient needs. Pulled charts and prepared for nurse and doctor assessment. Education
Scheduled, rescheduled and handled cancelled appointments for patients. Maintained patient databases and updated information in alignment with HIPAA protocols. Received, recorded and filed medical payments by check, cash and credit card. Handled office inventory by ordering new supplies and scheduled equipment services and repairs. Enhanced office efficiency by handling 25 + callers per day. Jul 2012 - Oct 2012
Medical Assistant Intern
Durbin Family Practice
Created and prepared patient charts accurately for clinics and medical professionals. Ensured confidentiality of patient information and data. Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment. Conducted preliminary evaluations, including measuring weight, temperature and blood pressure, and documented results with accuracy.
Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies. Communicated clearly and effectively with patients to verify information, determine purpose of visit and record medical history.
Prepared patients for X-rays, electrocardiograms, suture removal and dressing changes. Assisted with routine checks and diagnostic testing by collecting and processing specimens. Welcomed patients and inquired about well being since last visit. May 1997
Diploma : Academics
Permian High School