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Medical Assistant Internal Medicine

Location:
Virginia Beach, VA
Salary:
Negotiable
Posted:
August 08, 2012

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Kristen Bitzer

Email: *******.******@*****.***

Address: **** ***** ****** ****** ***#738 Virginia Beach, VA 23454

Telephone: 703-***-****

OBJECTIVE

Seeking a position as a Medical Assistant where I can utilize my previous work experience as well as my education to provide excellent healthcare to individuals in need.

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS

Over one year of experience as a Medical Assistant in a multi-physician Internal Medicine practice

Detail oriented, flexible, determined, and personable with patients

Capable of working under pressure and dealing with high traffic environments

Enjoy working with people and sensitive to patients’ needs

Hardworking and dedicated

CLINICAL SKILLS

Taking vital signs

Reviewing medical histories

EKG’s, spirometry, and ABI’s

IM injections and allergy shots

Ear irrigations

Urinalysis and collecting cultures

Fingersticks and in-house PT/INR

Cleaning instruments

EMR System (eClinicalWorks)

ICD-9 and CPT coding

Medication and procedural prior authorizations

Lab and Pre-Op orders

Referrals

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Lansdowne Internal Medicine Leesburg, VA

Medical Assistant May 2011- August 2012

Responsible for conducting MDVIP pre-physical assessments to include routine diagnostic tests such as EKG, spirometry, audiogram, vision tests, ABI and MMSE.

Handled patient intake, obtained medical histories and vital signs such as pulse rate, blood pressure, temperature, height, weight and pulse oximetry, and assisted four providers each day.

Administered vaccinations, allergy shots, PPD skin tests, medications and in-house lab tests.

Assisted the providers as needed during clinical procedures and cleaned instruments after procedures.

Handled patient calls on a multi-line phone system, used eClinicalWorks software to update medical records, maintain patient scheduling, and collect patient payments.

Obtained medication and procedure prior authorizations, wrote physician referrals, and called medical facilities and departments to schedule patient tests.

Responsible for taking inventory, restocking, and cleaning exam rooms.

EDUCATION:

VIRGINIA TECH, Blacksburg, VA

Bachelors of Science - 3.42 GPA Cum Laude Graduated: May 2011

Major in Psychology- 3.62 GPA

REFERENCES

Lansdowne Internal Medicine 703-***-****

Jenna Choi, M.D.

Tina Leach, Office Manager

Frederick Lillis, M.D.



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