Registered Nurse/health Care Assistant
2007 - 2015
Prairie Cardiovascular Consultants, LTD
Streator/Springfield I work as a Registered Nurse/Health Care Assistant with a Cardiologist. My cardiac knowledge increased greatly, I understand pacemakers, echocardiograms, EKG's, and TEE's. I did patient teaching for cardiac angiograms, coronary bypass, cardiac, carotid and aortic stenting, ablations, arrhythmia as well as, TEE's. I handle physician scheduling as well as patient scheduling I assisted with lectures for both the community and CME's. I have become proficient with device clinic operation and billing. I have a good understanding of the electrophysiology and anatomy of the heart its structure and function and assist in educating our patients to enable them to have that same understanding. I understand basic office scheduling and operation. I pre-authorize medications and procedures with multiple insurance companies.