San Diego, CA
Orthopedic Tech/ Medical Assistant
May 2010 to Present
Assessed patients and documented patient histories. Supported patients with customized patient teaching tools.
Utilized strong assessment skills to determine necessary patient care.Accurately documented all elements of assessment, treatments, medications, discharge instructions, and follow-up care. Evaluated health education needs of patients and provided necessary training and instruction. Ordered and read lab tests, x-rays, MRI, Ultrasound, and CT.
Contributed substantially to successful department JCAHO accreditation. Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate outstanding healthcare teams. Skillfully performed suture removals for patients of all ages.
Showed patients to examination rooms and prepared them for physician exam.
Helped physicians examine and treat patients, assisting with instruments, injections and suture removal.
Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared them for lab testing. Cleaned and sterilized instruments and disposed of contaminated supplies.
Authorized drug refills and provided detailed prescription information to pharmacies. Trained new staff on quality control procedures.
Evaluated patient care needs, prioritized treatment, and maintained patient flow.
August 2006 to October 2007
Managed team of 10 sales professionals.
Strengthened company's business by leading implementation of weekly meeting's.
Trained, coached and mentored staff to ensure smooth adoption of new program.
Hired and trained new staff.
Demonstrated the ability to work independently
Consistently met or exceeded sales goals
Demonstrated the ability to be present products to customers without pressure
ROT- Registered Orthopedic Technician
February 2011 to December 2013
January 2012 to January 2014