Nov 2014 - Present
High Country Community Health
Medical Assistant primarily clinical also assisted in the front office on PRN basis. CPR certified, Medical Terminology, Vital Signs, Electrocardiograms (EKG's), injections, Front Office Assistant, Preparation of Specimens, Preparation and Maintenance of Medical Charts, Appointment Scheduling, Surgical Posting, Ordering of Supplies, Appointment Confirmation, CPT Coding, ICD-9 Coding, Detailed Oriented, Excellent Customer Service Skills, Receptionist Duties and Administrative Duties
Clark Family Medical , Newland, NC
May 2007 – Nov 2014
Direct patient care skills include obtaining vital signs, patient intake/check in assessments, performing EKGs, wound packing, wound dressings and changing wound dressings, Incision and Draining of infected wounds, applying temporary splints, administering SubQ/PO/ IM medication, properly documenting and recording nursing notes on patients, administering vaccinations, proper use and documentation of glucometer and I stat checks, Assisted with sutures/staples. Preformed ClIA waved in house testing, Performed pulmonary function test, Schedule patient appointments, register patients, schedule patient procedures, pre-certify patient medications, route critical value lab result messages to appropriate physicians, make referrals.