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Summary
Dental Assistant with over eight years of experience assisting with direct patient care in oral surgical procedures, patient record and office management. Ability to work as part of a team and to handle multiple tasks safely and effectively.
Licenses
Certification of Nursing Assistant
CPR Certified
Anesthesia Sedation & Nitrous Oxide Monitoring Certification
Skills
  • WinOMS software skills
  • Vital signs aptitude
  • Suture removal competency
  • Post-extraction dressings
  • Appointment scheduling proficiency
  • Insurance verification competency
  • Dental equipment maintenance
  •  Dental panoramic x-rays expertise 
  • Patient educator
  • Office management professional
  • Infection Control (ICE)
  • Dental assisting talent
  • Insurance billing
  • OSHA certification
  • Computer charting
  • Insurance billing 
  • Dental office expertise
  • Infection Control (ICE)
  • OSHA training 
  • Dental equipment maintenance 
  • CPR 
  • Ultrasonic usage
  • OSHA certification 
  • Dental assisting talent
  • Computer charting
  • Insurance billing 
  • Dental office expertise
  • Infection Control (ICE)
  • OSHA training 
  • Dental equipment maintenance 
  • CPR 
  • Ultrasonic usage
  • OSHA certification 
  • Dental assisting talent
  • Computer charting
  • Insurance billing 
  • Dental office expertise
  • Infection Control (ICE)
  • OSHA training 
  • Dental equipment maintenance 
  • CPR 
  • Ultrasonic usage
  • OSHA certification 
  • Dental assisting talent
Experience
09/2009 to Current
Surgical Supervisor Dr. Dale D. Shahan Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Quincy, IL
Greeted and prepared patients for dental surgery. Properly sterilized dental equipment and examination rooms in accordance with infection control policies.Coordinated appointment schedules for the oral surgeon. Routinely completed inventory, supply orders and restocked supplies. Provided appropriate postoperative instructions as prescribed by oral surgeon. Correctly arranged instrument trays prior to dental procedures and surgeries. Expertly filed patients' charts and processed billing and payments. Accurately collected and recorded patient medical and dental histories.

05/2009 to 09/2009
Oral Surgical Assistant Stanley Margul Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Quincy, IL Greeted and prepared patients for oral surgery. Properly sterilized dental equipment and examination rooms in accordance with infection control policies. Effectively operated x-ray machines and developed x-rays. Provided appropriate postoperative instructions as prescribed by oral surgeon. Correctly arranged instrument trays prior to dental procedures and surgeries.
01/1998 to 06/2009
VNAC Illinois Veterans Home Quincy, IL Provide basic care to residents. Assisted residents with activities of daily living. Monitored vital signs. Assist the nurse and other staff as needed. 
Education and Training
2003
Associate of Applied Science: Nursing John Wood Community College Quincy, IL, USA
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Career Objective
Self-reliant and motivated RN BSN graduate with strong interpersonal skills as well as a substantial understanding of patient care techniques that provide high quality and patient safety.  Currently focused on building a solid foundation where I can utilize my acquired skills and knowledge with the opportunity for growth and advancement.
Skill Highlights
  • Ability to build rapport
  • Critical Thinking & observation
  • Good under pressure
  • Communication - give and receive feedback well.
  • Compassionate patient care
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Think outside the box
  • Culturally sensitive
  • Documentation
  • Collecting and analyzing patient data
Work Experience
Surgical Assistant Sep 2000 to Jan 2012
Westchester Implant and Oral Surgery Group White Plains, New York
Assisted in a multi-doctor practice with all surgeries, including routine extractions, lacerations, dental implants, bone grafts, biopsies, and mandibular fractures.
Monitored vitals before, during and after all surgeries.
Set up and breakdown of non-sterile and sterile surgical rooms.
Performed pre and post op x-rays.  
Responsible for patient experience from arrival to discharge.  
Educated patients with discharge instructions and answered all questions.
Education and Clinical Training
Bachelor of Science, Nursing 2016 Herbert Lehman College Bronx, NY, USA
Graduated Magna Cum Laude
Sigma Theta Tau, Delta Zeta Chapter

Nursing 2016 Herbert Lehman College Bronx , NY, USA
Clinical practicum in Medical/Surgical, Pediatrics, Maternal/Child, Labor and Delivery, and Emergency
  • Worked within interdisciplinary teams in providing and evaluating healthcare.
  • Used nursing process to assess, plan and evaluate care for adults with chronic illness.
  • Demonstrated competency in medication administration.
  • Focused on skills of assessment, therapeutic communication and the utilization of evidence-based practice.
  • Assessed newborns, children and adolescents in various states of health and illness using principles of growth and development.
  • Developed and implemented family-focused care plans for adolescents and children using the nursing process.
  • Assessed women during ante-partum, intra-partum, and post-partum periods.
  • Developed and implemented human science-based nursing care plans for childbearing women in various states of health.
  • Managed care of clients on medical surgical unit, labor and delivery, ICU, and adult/pediatric emergency.
  • Utilized principals of primary, secondary and tertiary prevention in treatment of acute and chronic illness.
Licenses
Registered Nurse in the State of New York, License number 726417
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification 2016 to present
NDNQI Pressure Ulcer Training, American Assoc. of Neuroscience Nurses
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Summary

Responsible United States Army veteran and firefighter accomplished at fostering an atmosphere of communication, teamwork and progress. Committed to building an efficient, modern force while maintaining a tradition of excellence.

Skills
  • Fluent in Spanish and Portuguese 
  • ECG operator
  • CPR/AED/Splinting
  • First Responder
  • Calm under pressure


  • Hazmat
  • Fire fighter I/II
  • Establishing a sterile field for surgical procedures
  • ​Crisis management


Experience
04/2017 to Current
Firefighter Chelsea Fire Department Chelsea, MA
  • Extinguished residential, aircraft, structural, woods and automobile fires with handheld tools and equipment.
  • Maintained supplies and materials on fire and rescue vehicles.
  • Prepared reports of fires, accidents and emergencies for accurate transfer of information.
  • Completed continuing education classes in firefighting, rescue and emergency services.
  • Maintained constant public presence to enforce fire prevention laws, including city ordinances.
08/2009 to Current
Transportation Specialist/Combat Life Saver United States Army Framingham, MA
  • Cared for wounded soldiers by coordinating care.
  • Relaying information regarding family history and physical injuries to higher command.
  • Attend to immediate wounds and performing procedures such as CPR, chest needle decompression, assessing a collapsed lung and monitoring the patient's health status.
  • Provided guidance for subordinate soldiers ensuring they received necessary instructions and were properly trained.
  • Operated all wheel vehicles and equipment over varied terrain and roadways for support on combat operation.
  • Oversee and check proper loading and unloading of cargo on vehicles and trailers.
03/2014 to 10/2015
Medical/ Surgical Assistant Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates Somerville, Massachusetts
  • Assisted in surgical procedures in the field of Urology, Vascular Surgery, Podiatry and General Surgery.
  • Assisted providers in departments of Orthopedics, Urgent Care, Pediatrics, OBGYN, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pulmonology, Rheumatology, Cardiology and Dermatology.
  • Helped physicians examine and treat patients by assisting with instruments, injections and suture removal.
  • Sun-Rise Program Facilitator (Feb 2012 To: Dec 2013)
  • Assisted autistic children by using the Sun-Rise method to overcome autism.
  • Collect and organize data to record progress. 
Education and Training
May 2015
Biology Neuroscience Framingham State University Framingham, MA
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Summary
 Trained surgical assistant for a oral and maxillofacial surgery with BLS and ACLS training. Have been attending school at Dixie State University since i was 14, and have received an associates degree. Have spent over 100 hours of community service. 
Skills

  • Quick learner 
  • Easy going personality 
  • Accepting of new experiences and hobbies
  •  Self driven 
  • Excel in sciences and math
  • Cooperative team member
  • Energetic and organized
  • Excellent analytical skills
Experience
01/2015 to Current
Surgical Assistant oral and maxillofacial surgery center Saint George, Utah Worked independently and as part of a team to achieve a well maintain professional environment. Maintained up-to-date and comprehensive electronic and paper filing systems. Assisted patients with healing and recovery after surgery. Cleaned and sterilized instruments and disposed of contaminated supplies. Assisted in administering IV medications. Assisted in multiple implant cases, wisdom teeth extractions, regular extractions and bracket and chain operations 
08/2017 to Current
Assistant Doctors' Volunteer Clinic of St. George Saint George, Utah Filled out patient information. Cleaned and maintained professional environment. Took blood pressure and heart rate. 
Education and Training
2017
Associate of Science: Science Dixie State University Saint George, Utah, United States Member of chemistry Club and member of Dixie Pre-Medical Alliance. 3.2 GPA, but i am now more focused and am expecting a higher GPA from thenceforth. Starting to assistance in research at Dixie State. 
Activities and Honors
I have been apart of a non-profit organization called Sionfonds for Haiti. I went with Sionfonds to Haiti for 10 days on a medical trip where we traveled all over Haiti setting up our clinic in different locations. I assisted multiple doctors and surgeons by setting up trays, passing them instrument and cleaning instruments. I also helped setting up and taking down the clinic. 
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Professional Summary

Bilingual in English and Spanish Registered Nurse Highly skilled career professional with more than 3 years practical experience in clinical, rehabilitation and long term care facility. Assisting MD during outpatient surgery, provide care and assessments to patients on dialysis, performed pap smears, removing surgical staples, applying steri- strips, removing sutures as well as drainage post-op. IM and SC injections, ultrasound experience determining pregnancy gestational age. Laboratory Assistant conducting RH testing, urinalysis, blood drawn and cultures. Observe, assess, and record symptoms, reactions, and progress; assist physicians during treatments and examinations; administer medications; and assist in convalescence and rehabilitation, documentation with care plan for admissions, recovery and discharge, instruct patients and their families in proper care; supervising licensed practical nurses and nursing aides. American Red Cross blood bank donations Medic West Ambulance (ride Along program) skills Implementing nursing process including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; working with high risk or critically ill patients; performing invasive nursing procedures associated with area of gynecology including infertility; pap smears, vaginal cultures, Doppler to identify fetal heart tones, instrument set up for various surgical procedures, egg retrieval, embryo transfers, hysteroscopy, Dilation and Curettage, intrauterine insemination, removal of sutures/staples, developing and implementing education programs; organizing, prioritizing and delegating work; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds under stressful conditions; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Vital Signs, venipuncture, IV, Rhogam injections, wound care, EKG, ear flushing and irrigation, laboratory samples handling and processing, serum and urine pregnancy test, Rh testing, hematocrit, urinalysis, sterilization of surgical instruments, and triage skills.

Skills
  • Bilingual fluent in English and Spanish
  • Clinical RN Manager
  • Women's health exams aptitude
  • Prenatal nutrition/care proficiency
  • Family planning services education
  • Diabetes and nutrition educator
  • Insulin medication assistance
  • Proper catheter insertion/removal
  • Medical laboratory procedures professional
  • Spirometer reading accuracy
  • Venipuncture/blood draw expert
  • Patient and family advocacy


  • Dedicated long term care provider
  • Professional bedside manner
  • Problem resolution capability
  • Patient evaluation/intervention
  • Patient/family focused
Work History
Medical and Surgical Assistant, 07/2007 to 2008
Sher Institute of Reproductive Medicine Las Vegas, NV
  • Assisted doctors with surgeries and non-invasive procedures
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared them for lab testing.
  • Counseled and educated patients about reproductive health issues and wellness. Expertise in infertility and gynecology.
  • Performed lab tests and communicated results.
  • Liaised between patients and physicians to ensure patient comprehension of treatment plans.
  • Closely monitored patients in the recovery room after outpatient surgery.
  • Ensured HIPAA compliance.



Medical Assistant, 05/2002 to 06/2007
A-Z Women's Center 1670 E. Flamingo Rd. Las Vegas, NV 89119
  • Perform Ultrasounds to pregnant patients to determine gestational age.
  • Assist Doctors during surgical procedures under local and or conscious sedation.
  • sterilizing and setting up surgical instruments for outpatient surgeries.
  • Collect blood and urine samples and performing serum HCG testing as well as hematocrit levels.
  • Monitor patients after surgery during recovery, giving teaching and discharge instructions.
Medical Assistant and Phlebotomist, 07/2008 to 04/2011
Medical and surgical Specialists 3380 S. Eastern Ave. Las Vegas, NV 89169
  • Perform pap smears and different procedures including staple removals, stitches removal, STD swab collection, EKGs, Rectum Occult blood collection (ROC), fetal heart beat with Doppler, Spirometer and H-Pylori breath test.
  • Laboratory technician performing control testing and keeping up documentation for CLIA.
  • Surgery scheduling working directly with Dr. and hospital.
  • Medical Insurance prior authorizations for medications and surgeries.
  • Assisting and traveling along with MD to different locations including Las Vegas detention center providing prenatal and postpartum care to inmates.
Registered Nurse Manager, 05/2011 to Current
Mission Pines Nursing and Rehabilitation Center 2860 E. Cheyenne Ave. Las Vegas, NV 89030
  • Effectively managed clinical oversight for 50-beds, delegate staff duties for RNs, LPNs and CNAs.
  • Processed monthly reports for department performance.
  • Liaised between patients and physicians to ensure patient comprehension of treatment plans.
  • Ensured HIPAA compliance.
  • In charge of admission and discharge compliance documentation.
  • Monthly re-caps, assuring compliance of all medical charting documentation.
  • Provided DHS (Department of Health Services) with corrective action plans.
  • Participated in unit-based Quality Assurance Program.
  • Developed and implemented nursing care plans.
  • Provided on-call management at all times of day and night.
  • Trained new staff on quality control procedures.
  • Followed infection control procedures.
  • Monitored fluid intake and output levels.
  • Provided all daily living tasks to enhance quality of life for elderly patients.
  • Experience with various medical conditions including Parkinson's, Dementia, Diabetes, Cancer, Alzheimer's and Psych conditions.
  • Authorized drug refills and provided detailed prescription information to pharmacies.
  • Performed monthly inventory and maintained office and medical supply counts.
  • Strong leader for nursing personnel assigned to the unit/shift.
Registered Nurse, 05/2011 to Current
Mission Pines Nursing and Rehabilitation Center 2860 E. Cheyenne Ave Las Vegas, NV 89030


Certifications
  • Registered Nurse with current NV License
  • CPR Certification
  • Medical Assistance Certificate
  • Phlebotomist Certificate
  • EKG Certified


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Professional Summary
Efficient and reliable CNA with 18+  number years experience in a hospital setting. Assisted with technical nursing treatments, supported diagnostic procedures and charted resident records. Interested in a full-time role as a CNA. I am a Very  Level-headed health professional who remains calm and effective in extremely difficult and stressful situations. Strong belief in importance of companionship and support in patient care.
Skills
  • CPR/First Aid certified
  • Dementia and Alzheimer's knowledge
  •  Tubule feeding familiarity
  • Have experience in critical care such as SICU, MICU and NICU.
  • Trained in pre- and post-surgical care
  • Patient-focused care
  • Companionship and emotional support
  • Efficient and reliable team player
  • Microsoft Excel certified
  • HIPAA compliance
  • Works well under pressure
Work History
CNA, 05/2015 to Current
Post Acute Medical Wilkes Barre, PA
  • Performed direct patient care aimed at increasing comfort, psycho, social and spiritual well-being by providing assistance with personal hygiene, physical comfort, nutrition, elimination, prevention of skin breakdown, rehabilitation and safety.
  • Tested and recorded blood glucose levels.
  • Provided pre- and post-operative care.
  • Helped patients move in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs and automobiles.
  • Maintained a clean, healthy and safe environment.
  • Transported patients to other areas of the hospital in wheelchairs and gurneys.
  • Assisted in cleansing enemas, catheterization and bladder irrigations.
  • Answered patient calls for care and feeding.
  • Assisted nurses with wound care for pressure ulcers, bed sores, and surgical site wounds.
  • Collects patient specimens and data, including vital signs, input/output and other delegated measurements.
CNA, 05/2011 to 03/2015
Kindred Healthcare 4242 Bonney ,RD, Virginia Beach, VA, 23452

  • Performed direct patient care aimed at increasing comfort, psycho, social and spiritual well-being by providing assistance with personal hygiene, physical comfort, nutrition, elimination, prevention of skin breakdown, rehabilitation and safety.
  • Maintained accurate records of patient care, condition, progress and concerns.
  • Monitored vital signs, such as blood pressure and pulse.
  • Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease, and muscular dystrophy.
  • Assisted nurses with wound care for pressure ulcers, bed sores, and surgical site wounds.
  • Collects patient specimens and data, including vital signs, input/output and other delegated measurements.
  • Answered call lights and aided in patient comfort and safety by adjusting beds, lights, bed rails, pillows, patients' clothing and bedside tables/equipment.
  • Reported any unusual circumstances in the patients' condition or environment.
Certified Nursing Assistant, 08/2014 to 12/2014
Lake Taylor Transitional Hospital Norfolk, VA
  •  Care for patient with, knee replacement, hip replacement and back surgery.
  • Assisted nurses with wound care for pressure ulcers, bed sores, and surgical site wounds.
  • Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease, and muscular dystrophy.
  • Collects patient specimens and data, including vital signs, input/output and other delegated measurements.
  • Performed direct patient care aimed at increasing comfort, psycho, social and spiritual well-being by providing assistance with personal hygiene, physical comfort, nutrition, elimination, prevention of skin breakdown, rehabilitation and safety.
  • Assisted in cleansing enemas, catheterization and bladder irrigations.
  • Assisted patients with bathing, oral hygiene, grooming, feeding and elimination.
Surgical Assistant, 09/2004 to 06/2010
Brookdale Hospital Brooklyn, NY
  • Assisted doctors and Nurses with surgeries and non-invasive procedures in the Operating Room, Recovery Room, Same Day Surgery and Recovery Room.
  • Prepare, clean and maintain equipment, instrument,and supplies for the operating-room and 
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared them for lab testing.
  • Took and recorded patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure.
  • Followed infection control procedures.
  • Managed care for post-operative patients through discharge.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead, motivate, prioritize and meet operational deadline in a fast pace environment while working with an outstanding healthcare teams.
CNA, 05/1999 to 09/2004
Bertha Shulman Institute & Rehabilitation/Transfer to Brookdale Hospital Brooklyn, NY
  • Performed direct patient care aimed at increasing comfort, psycho, social and spiritual well-being by providing assistance with personal hygiene, physical comfort, nutrition, elimination, prevention of skin breakdown, rehabilitation and safety.
  • Assisted patients with ambulation and crutch walking.
  • Assisted in cleansing enemas, catheterization and bladder irrigations.
  • Transported patients to other areas of the hospital in wheelchairs and gurneys.
  • Maintained a clean, healthy and safe environment.
  • Collects patient specimens and data, including vital signs, input/output and other delegated measurements.
Education
Associate of Science: Current
Tidewater Community College - Virginia Beach, VA
Certification : Medical Assistant, 2011
Florida Golf Cost Community College - Florida
Certification & License: CNA, 1997
Claudette Murry First Step Training Center - Brooklyn, NY
High School Diploma: 1996
George.W. Wingate High School - Brooklyn, NY