Laura Braxton

Laura Braxton

Work History

Work History
Aug 2005 - Oct 2007

Medical Assistant

Dermatology Associates

I assistant physicans with medical procedures such as biopsies, excisions, elctrodessication, suturing, and other simple surgeries. I did basic wound care and patient education on home care of wounds. I learned how to remove varios types of sutures. I practiced phlebotomy. During pregnancy I was able to learn insurance biliing and coding as I was restricted from standing for long periods of time. I also checked patients in and out, took triage phone calls, made appointments and filed charts.

May 2003 - Jul 2005

Medical Assistant

Virginia Beach OB/GYN

I assisted physicians with medical procedures such as pap smears, wet preps, colposcopy, IUD insertiion and removel, and endometrial biopsies. I also took patient vitals and documented patient informtion into charts.

Education

Education
Aug 2002 - Apr 2003

Medical Assistant

Mt Everest Institute

I graduated with the Highest of Honnors award. I was hired through my extership with Va Beach OB/GYN.

Aug 1999 - Jan 2002

Physchology Associates

University of South Carolina

Skills

Skills

Insurance billing and coding

Surgical techniques

phlebotomy