Medical Assistant resume samples

Medical Assistants are in charge of performing administrative and clinical tasks in an effort to keep doctors' offices running smoothly. Skills shown on example resumes of Medical Assistants include ensuring the cleanliness, sanitation, and maintenance of all exam rooms and equipment; and taking patient medical histories and vital signs. Applicants should be able to show a high school diploma or its equivalent on their resumes, and most employers prefer candidates who have graduated from formal programs in the field of medical assisting.


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1

Medical Assistant

Triaged patients and obtained chief complaint, medical histories and medication intake

  • Monitored and recorded vital signs for about 40 patients per day
  • Performed approximately 20 - 25 phlebotomy sticks and EKGs per day
  • Collected various specimen such as stool, urine and blood and prepared them for the lab
  • Handled Urinalysis procedures using the urine dipstick
  • Administered rapid strep, tests in addition to One step pregnancy test
  • Assisted with other procedures such as Ear Irrigations and Spirometry tests
  • Relayed messages from patients to the physicians regarding their prescriptions in addition to calling in these prescriptions
CANDIDATE INFO
5
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
C
Medical Assistant
2

Medical Assistant

Interviewed patients to obtain medical information, weight and height measurements and vital signs.

  • Performed basic physical assessment of newborns and infants.
  • Trained new staff on quality control procedures.
  • Authorized drug refills and provided detailed prescription information to pharmacies.
  • Managed general office duties such as answering multiple telephone lines, completing insurance.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate outstanding healthcare teams
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared them for lab testing.
CANDIDATE INFO
2
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
3

Medical Assistant

Serve as a key member of interdisciplinary healthcare team for a busy family medical practice. Assist four MDs as well as PA and NP team in ensuring optimal patient care and smooth daily functioning of office.

  • Consistently praised for efficient handling of administrative and clinic duties that allowed
  • Demonstrated proficiency in taking patient medical histories and vital signs, as well as in performing venipunctures, injections, various diagnostic procedures and ancillary tests.
  • Ensured the cleanliness, sanitation and maintenance of all facilities, exam rooms and equipment.
  • Helped implement practice's quality assurance and control program. Efforts ensured compliance with HIPAA and OSHA regulations and improved patient care/satisfaction.
CANDIDATE INFO
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
MA
Medical
Management
4

Medical Assistant

Prepared patients for medical tests and examinations as well as explaining medication side-effects

  • Performed laboratory procedures including phlebotomy, centrifuge, urinalysis and vital signs
  • Administered EPOGEN and B12 shots
  • Completed various administrative responsibilities
CANDIDATE INFO
14
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Medical Assistant Program
AAS
Associate of Applied Science
5

Medical Assistant

Assisted the clinic staff with injections, vital signs, prepping patients for exams procedures.

  • Scheduled patient appointments, inventory, rooming patients, and charting.
  • Checked vital signs, assist doctor with procedures, obtained medical/family history, and chief complaints.
  • Answered phone calls and scheduled patient appointments.
CANDIDATE INFO
21
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
HS
Medical Assistant
6

Shift Leader / Medical Assistant

Provide personal and rehabilitation care and ambulation service in a residential facility of over 80 residents.

  • Oversee medication distribution and care for 9 residents
  • Supervise one employee per shift in delivering care as needed by residents
  • Handled personal resident issues such as bills and retrieved needed items, scheduled transportation and maintained a clean and safe working environment.
CANDIDATE INFO
15
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
AAS
Medical Assisting
7

Medical Assistant

Handled patient intake, took medical histories and vital signs, conducted EKG's and administered pregnancy tests

  • Performed urinalyses, throat cultures, and worked with cardiograph
  • Answered the phone lines, updated medical records, scheduled appointments for patients
  • Responsible for restocking rooms
  • Assisted during GYN procedures
CANDIDATE INFO
13
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
HS
Medical Assistant
8

Medical File Clerk/medical Assistant

Maintains record availability by processing charts into the department; using chart mark-off procedures; facilitating chart location activities.

  • Retrieves medical records by following chart-out procedures; documenting reasons charts cannot be retrieved for statistical and follow up purposes.
  • Deliver Charts to assigned areas of the hospital following established routing procedures.
  • Maintain quality results by following hospital standards.
CANDIDATE INFO
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Medical Assistant
Nursing Assistant
9

Medical Assistant/nct

As a Medical Assistant and X-ray technician I was responsible for assisting a multi-physician
office in providing exceptional healthcare to patients and completing radiology orders.

  • Performed in-house lab testing including: rapid strep, HCG, Flu testing, INR's and glucose testing.
  • Triaged and roomed patients, took patient vitals, documented medical histories,
  • Assisted physicians with office procedures including physicals, well woman exams, and office surgeries.
  • Performed administrative duties including, telephone triage, returning patient
  • Completed post visit follow ups: Called patients with lab results, appointment
  • Maintained safety of x-ray equipment, completed x-ray imaging.
  • Performed other duties assigned by physicians, physician assistant and management.
CANDIDATE INFO
17
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
Medical Assistant
C
Radiology
10

Medical Assistant

Performed daily patient venipunctures, eye exams, X-rays, and EKGs

  • Conducted patient triage to determine urgency of illnesses and wound treatment for proper wellness measures
  • Acquired patient vitals and recorded information into medical files for proper maintenance, accuracy, and follow-up
  • Ensured proper maintenance of examination rooms and treatment areas and supply inventory
  • Performed patient scheduling and registration
CANDIDATE INFO
3
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
AAS
Medical Assisting

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