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Orthopedic Surgeons specialize in treating the musculoskeletal system in areas like sports medicine or hand surgery. Tasks displayed on sample resumes of Orthopedic Surgeons include preparing new patient charts for the following clinic day to ensure an efficient flow of the practice, and answering incoming calls to assist patients with medical needs and the scheduling of appointments. In order to be an Orthopedic Surgeon, applicants must be able to show a Doctor of Medicine degree and four to five years of residency in a hospital on their resumes, along with a state medical license and board certification.

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1

Orthopedic Surgeon

  • Completed medical transcription of 30-35 daily patient visits including new patients and follow-up reports in a fast paced six doctor practice.
  • Counseled with 15-20 patients daily either by phone or personally; translating, answering inquiries and filling out disability forms for patients.
  • Organized, prepared and completed re-credentialing in managed care insurance plans; hospital re-appointments and privileges; and medical malpractice insurance.
  • Facilitated communication between doctor and patients, between legal offices and nurse case managers for Workers' Compensation, and between practice and private insurance companies.
  • Scheduled IME'S and transcribed narrative reports and Workers' Compensation hearings.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
C
Medical Transcription
Medical Records Coding
3 Credit Medical Terminology Course
2

Orthopedic Surgeon

  • Treated patients with acute and chronic musculo-skeletal injuries and diseases.
  • Handled emergency case patients and initiated emergency procedures, as required.
  • Analyzed patients' symptoms and signs, recommending proper diagnostic tests to identify illness in order to develop appropriate treatment plans.
  • Performed orthopedic surgeries as per the established guidelines.
  • Monitored and recorded a patient's progress according to the documentation guidelines.
  • Educated all patients about their treatment procedures.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Medicine
MA
Orthopedic Surgery
3

Orthopedic Surgeon

Receptionist

  • Intake of new patients, prepared new files and data entry
  • Verified Worker's Compensation insurance, referrals & authorizations
  • Answered phones, scheduled appointments, scanned, filed and faxed
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
Medical Assistant
4

Workers Comp. Orthopedic Surgeon

PI Coordinator/Surgery Coordinator/Billing Supervisor/IT Manager

  • Managed over 300 personal injury claims
  • Collected over $75,000 in unpaid workers compensation bills.
  • Manage all technical operations for the business
  • Scheduled patient surgeries
  • Supervised billing and collections for a staff of 4 physicians
  • Marketing
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
5

M.d, Orthopedic Surgeon

Surgical Scheduler

  • Obtained detailed patient history and insurance authorization
  • Scheduled pre-admission test, surgical procedures, and provided preoperative education
  • Communicated with operating room (Virtua and Underwood) and medical suppliers to order proper equipment
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Psychology
BS
Nursing-ace
MA
Teaching
6

Orthopedic Surgeon, Toms River

Business Administrator, Full Charge Bookkeeper, HR Administrator, Property Manager and Database Administrator.

  • All of the Accounting including coordinating spreadsheets to combine Medical and Accounting information for month end reporting and closing.
  • Human Resources including doing payroll, orientations, health and dental insurances, mediating disputes and maintain all state and federal regulations.
  • Handle any non-medical problem which arises.
  • Oversee property maintenance and upgrades.
  • Recovered $45,000 in electric expenses paid over the last ten years which should have been CAM paid by all tenants.
  • Coordinate with the Doctor and Medical Office Manager on all medical problems, billing, collections and legal issues.
  • Maintain all credentialing, CVs and CMEs for the doctor.
  • Maintain all OSHA and HIPPA requirements.
  • Implement all new equipment searches and obtain financing for same.
  • Saved $5000 on 2010 Malpractice Insurance by requesting review.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
Accounting I
7

Staff Orthopedic Surgeon

Medical director of motion analysis laboratory - planned, established, and staffed motion analysis laboratory as first medical director. Founding member of national society for gait analysis.

  • Director of quality assurance - instituted hospital wide performance improvement council.
  • Shriners Hospitals for Children - Oversight and participation in regional outreach to 6 Southwestern US sites and Northern Mexico (Hermosillo and Tijuana)
  • Regional clinics for Seattle Children's Hospital, Tri-Cities area, Yakima, Wenatchee, Olympia
  • International - CURE international, San Pedro Sula, Honduras SA
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Chemistry
MA
Healthcare Administration
MD
Doctor of Medicine
8

Receptionist for Orthopedic Surgeon

Answer incoming calls in support of patient scheduling and related inquiries effectively

  • Maintain schedules and appointment calendar for the medical practice efficiently
  • Foster a positive office environment where patients feel welcomed and their needs are addressed in a courteous manner
  • Ensure timely patient check-in of incoming appointments and follow up for future appointments
  • Perform a variety of daily clerical functions competently including typing, filing, billing, and customer service
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BS
Physical Education
9

Orthopedic Surgeon

Radiologic Technologist

  • Work directly with doctor, preparing the rooms, taking X-Ray pre and post OP.
  • Documented patient care services by charting in patient and department records.
  • Bring patient back, chart vitals and medication as well as assist with procedures.
  • Prepares patient for radiological procedure by positioning patient; adjusting immobilization devices; adjusting equipment controls to set exposure factors.
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations
  • Gains patient cooperation by reducing anxieties; providing explanations of treatment; answering questions
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Clinical
10

Orthopedic Surgeon

Medical Receptionist/Medical Assistant

  • Verified Out of network benefits; Insurance Verification via telephone, payer website and Navinet.
  • Assisted administrating patient's injections.
  • Assisted with ultrasound.
  • Front Desk duties: faxing, filing, collect co-pays, OON payments, scan documents into EMR, update patient demographics.
  • Submitting patient RX refills to Pharmacy, Schedule patient MRI appointments, and schedule physical therapy appointments.
  • Set up appointment schedule and medical charts for the next business day.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
HS
Medical Assistant

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