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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Medical Assistant

Roomed patients and managed patient flow

  • Obtained vitals including height, weight, blood pressure, pulse, temperatures and repertory
  • Cleaned and stocked rooms, took inventory and ordered medical supplies
  • Assisted in office procedures and surgeries
  • Answered multiple phone lines and scheduled patients and surgeries at Hospitals in the area
CANDIDATE INFO
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Medical
22

Medical Assistant Externship

  • Conducted patient intake and rooming
  • Performed vital signs, phlebotomy, urinalysis
  • Assisted Doctor and Nurse with medical procedures
  • Provided Medical reception and patient scheduling
CANDIDATE INFO
8
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
C
Medical Assistant
23

Certified Medical Assistant

Consistently praised for efficient handling of administrative duties (e.g., answering phones, scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, patient processing) that allowed
doctors and nursing staff to focus on the health concerns of their patients.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in taking patient medical histories and vital signs, as well as in performing venipunctures, injections and various diagnostic procedures and ancillary tests (e.g., EKGs, immunoassays, urinalysis and minor surgeries).
  • 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, CLIA and OSHA regulations; improved patient care/satisfaction.
CANDIDATE INFO
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
24

Office Medical Assistant

Record patients' medical history, vital statistics and information such as test results in medical records.

  • Assisted with many front office duties such as multi line phones, co-pay collection, posting charges and payments, scheduling appointments, data entry, and filing charts.
  • Performed various clinical duties such as EKGs, nebulizer treatments, irrigating ears, phlebotomy, injections, immunizations, sterile field tray setup, autoclave etc.
  • Performing point of care duties (Hcg, Strep, Mono, etc.)
CANDIDATE INFO
1
year in
workforce
7
months
at this job
25

Certified Medical Assistant

Inputting patient information into computer, count medication and verify amount of medications.

  • Take vital signs, chart, schedule and discharge patients, prepare patients for physician and assist with minor office surgeries and various procedures.
  • Follow company policies and procedures, ensure compliance with OSHA and HIPAA, and follow Universal Precautions.
  • Scan and attach various documents and maintain electronic filing system.
  • Operating various telephone lines and assisting patients.
  • Review patient's labs and administer medications as needed based on patient's condition.
  • Completed and maintained all required operation and procedure training.
CANDIDATE INFO
8
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
HS
Medical Assistant
26

Medical Assistant Extern

Provided general medical care to patients under physician direction

  • Obtained complete medical history and physical data on patients
  • Maintained accurate and complete patient records; updated charts and reported back to physician
  • Ordered laboratory and diagnostic procedures per Physicians Orders
  • Preformed EKG's, vitals, injections, scheduling, and telephone calls
CANDIDATE INFO
3
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
HS
Medical Assistant
27

Medical Assistant

Assisted clients and providers with questions and concerns regarding member care needs and recoded vitals.

  • Assisted physicians with examinations.
  • Cleaned exam rooms and equipment, performing sterilization procedures as needed.
  • Stocked exam rooms with medical supplies, forms, and other materials as needed.
  • Worked independently in self-directed
  • Intake and processing of authorization of inpatient hospital admissions for all patients and contacted outside medical offices and testing facilities including pharmaceutical companies to refill prescriptions.
CANDIDATE INFO
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Medical Assistant
28

Medical Assistant

Promoted from part-time temporary to a full-time position)

  • Provided personal assistant and care to patient record patients' medical history, vital statistics, or information such as test results in medical records.
  • Record patients' medical history, vital statistics, or information such as test results in medical records
  • Interview patients to obtain medical information and measure their vital signs, weight, and height
  • Perform routine laboratory tests and sample analyses, explain treatment procedures, medications, diets, or physicians' instructions to patients.
  • Prepare and administer medications as directed by a physician.
CANDIDATE INFO
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Medical Specialties
29

Medical Assistant

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

  • Lead MA role: Ensure all medical assistant job duties are being done the same way in each office
  • Involved in the hiring process of other medical assistants as well as training new medical assistants.
  • Consistently praised for efficient handling of administrative duties (e.g., answering phones, scheduling appointments, collecting co pays, maintaining medical records, patient processing) that allowed doctors and nursing staff to focus on the health concerns of their patients.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in taking patient medical histories and vital signs, as well as in performing various diagnostic procedures, communicating with insurances to get approval for imaging studies, completing outgoing referrals, and prior authorizations for medications/ imaging.
  • Educated patients and families about pain management and Suboxone therapy.
  • Authorize drug refills and provided detailed prescription information to pharmacies.
  • Reacted calmly and effectively in emergency situations, and added the personal, caring touch that immediately put patients at ease.
  • Ordering supplies when needed.
CANDIDATE INFO
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
GED
GED
Cna1
30

Medical Assistant

Provide customer service by de-escalating upset patients and providing service recovery

  • Manage Patient Health Information while maintaining HIPPA compliance
  • Participates on a team for data collection, health outcomes reporting, audits and programmatic evaluation related to Patient Centered Medical Home
  • Increase company revenue by attracting new clients
  • Coordinates continuity of patient care with external healthcare organizations and facilities and referrals from the primary care provider to a specialty care provider
CANDIDATE INFO
26
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Healthcare Administration

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