Sonja Feliciano

Sonja Feliciano

Interest

Reading, writing, and sports, Volunteering at my daughters school teaching children to read, write and any academic field child needs assistance in, Spending time with my church members and participating in every way possible by assisting to enrich humanity in a spiritual manner as a Seventh Day Adventist.

Objective

A Certified VAX-D Techniciant/Medical Receptionist seeking a challenging position in a private practice or laboratory setting where I can utilize my medical background skills in a private practice or laboratory setting and grow within the company.

Summary

  • Twelve years in the medical field with extensive experience covering full spectrum of clinical assist.
  • Twelve years of experience as a medical receptionist/assistant.
  • Experience encompasses: 
  • OSHA Certification - 2001-2006
  • Certified VAX-D Technician 2006
  • Bilingual (Fluent in Spanish/English) 
  • Adaptable to new concepts and responsibilities.
  • Proficient in handling different tasks simultaneously.
  • Proven oral and written communications abilities.
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills.
  • Self motivated to ably coordinate daily office function.
  • Knowledgeable regarding technical and medical terminology.
  • Familiar with computer operation.
  • Responsible for training of new personnel.
  • More than twelve years of massive experiences in handling public relations. 
  • Soon to be National and State Board Certified - Massage Therapy.

Salary requirements is starting at $14.00 hr.

Work History

Work History
Jun 2005 - Oct 2006

Chiropractic Assistant/VAX-D Tech

Gutman Pain Accident Center
  • Served as the Chiropractors assistant and Certified VAXD technician and perform physical therapies required by all patients with doctors request.
  • Duties performed are interferentials, & electrical stimulation, hydrotheraphy, Cryotherapy, Infrared, Lidoderm patches, 024 Oil, China gel, analgesic supplements ect. Assist Medical doctor with preparation of injections, BP, Pulse, Weight, Height and trained by chiropractor to take X-ray and develope.
  • Prepare intake infornmation on new patients whom are Workers Compensation Cases or MVA's and Pain Management.
  • Keep detail records and med checks.
  • Dictated medical information as required for medical charting purposes.
  • Assist the Psychiatric Dept. with answering telephone lines and pulling/filling charfs as required for both departments if necessary.
Mar 2002 - Aug 2002

Medical Receptionist

Eye Care Associate In Optometry
  • Front Desk Medical receptionist
  • Learned the time to time procedures of a medical office under the management of the of Office Manager.
  • Assumed more and more responsibilities together with handling emergencies, screening patient phone calls.
  • Received and dispersed mail.
  • Preparing information for the physician.
  • Office procedures extended to answering multi-telephone lines
  • Perform all clerical duties
  • Enter all patient information into main database
  • Confirm and set all medical appointments.
  • Order all patient orders for eye care products. 
Mar 2001 - Apr 2002

Medical Receptionis/Front Desk Manager

Downtown Intergrated Medical
  • Medical receptionist and front desk manager.
  • Manage computerized front reception desk administration and patient relationships for a fast-paced medical office specialized in Internal Medicine, Chiropractics, Physial Therapy and Accupuncture.
  • Supervised in/out patient registration.
  • Dependable for organizing patient records, making arrangements and follow-up calls, phoning for recommendation and helping with insurance claims
  • Verified medical insurances.
  • Set up all meetings and appointments. 
Oct 1999 - Mar 2001

Radiologist Assistant

  • Performed as liaison between several medical doctors and radiologist
  • Performed all clerical duties
  • Gathered film for radiologist interpretation and dictation
  • Entered all report preliminary findings into main database.
  • Called in all stat cases, communicate laboratory testing results and radiologist instructions to patients, and obtain insurance authorization from major insurance carriers following extensive communication of patient histories.
  • Dependable for organizing patient records, making arrangements and follow-up calls, phoning for recommendation and helping with insurance claims.
Oct 1998 - Oct 1999

Medical Receptionist/Assistant

Parkside Medical
  • Serve as the medical receptionist and assistant
  • Learned the time to time procedures of a medical office under the management of the medical assistant.
  • Chairside assistant to medical doctor.
  • Assumed more and more responsibilities together with handling emergencies
  • Screening patient phone calls.
  • Coordinating transfer and preparing information for the physician.
  • Supervised in/out patient registration.
  • Verified medical insurances.
  • Set up all meetings and appointments
  • Performed all clerical duties. 
  • Received and dispersed mail.
  • Check patient records on the computer and organizer charts in a appropriate time and accurate approach.
  • Assist Medical Administration as required. 
Sep 1997 - Sep 1998

Medical Receptionist/Assistant

Grand Family Immediate Care
  • Medical Receptionist
  • Learned the time to time procedures of a medical office under the medical doctor. 
  • Assumed more and more responsibilities together with handling emergencies, screening patient phone calls.
  • Received and dispersed mail.
  • Communicate laboratory test results and medical doctors instructions to patients, and obtain insurance authorization from major insurance carriers following extensive communication of patient histories transfer and preparing information for the physician.
  • Chair side assistant to medical doctor.
  • Supervised in/out patient registration.
  • Set up all meetings and appointments.
  • Followed up on all E.O.B's, (Explanations of Benefits)
  • Performed all clerical duties.

Education

Education
Sep 2009 - Present

Billing and Coding Certificate

Apr 2004 - Sep 2006

Associates of Science

High-Tech Institute
Jun 1990 - Jun 1994

GED/Liberal Arts Associates

Skills

Skills

Skills

Typing skills 60+ wpm Strong logical and managerial skills. Well communication skills, phone approach, and office ettiquette. Software: Any Windows operating system, Medical Manager, Windows, Microsoft Word, Excel. Public Speaking and teaching skills.

Certifications

Certifications
2006 - Present

VAX-D Technician

Dr. Natalie M. Dryer VAX-D Medical Technologies