While completing my extern-ship I acquired the following skills:
- Assisted in the examination and treatment of patients.
- Measured vital signs, such as pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight and height.
- Recorded information on charts.
- Prepared treatment rooms for examination of patients.
- Cleaned and sterilized instruments.
- Gave injections and treatments and performed routine laboratory tests.
- Responded to written and telephone requests for lab results and prescription pick up