Medical Assistant Sample Resume

Marianne Cruise
1234 Cobblestone Drive
Pinellas Park, Phoenix, Arizona
Home: 727-555-5555
Cell: 727-555-5556

To secure a professional medical assistant position in a reputable medical facility where I can continue to develop and enhance my hands-on skills and knowledge in the medical field.

  • Proficient in the administrative and clinical duties of a medical assistant.
  • Certified Medical Assistant with at least 4 years of medical practice experience with a strong clinical background, including geriatric, pediatric experience and emergency triage responsibilities.
  • Extremely knowledgeable of clinical procedures.
  • Able to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos, write simple correspondence and effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to clients and other employees of the organization.
  • CPR certified, valid until 2010.

Institute College of Advanced Technology, Brooklyn, NY
  • Associate Degree in Medical Assisting, 2001
  • NHA Certification: Patient Care Technician, EKG Technician

Work Experience:
Medical Assistant: Dec. 2003 - Present, Brooklyn Family Health Hospital, Brooklyn, NY
  • Responsibilities cover recording vital signs on patients, performing venipuncture and finger sticks on adults and children, preparing rooms and patients for examination by doctor, assisting during GYN procedures, performed pregnancy tests, preparing and sending out specimens for laboratory testing and scheduling appointments for office and out-patient procedures.
  • Other duties include filling out requisition forms, verifying patient insurance eligibility and authorizations, maintaining patient charts and office equipment, ordering office supplies and preparing bills.
Licensed Practical Nurse: Jan. 1997 - Nov. 2003, Brooklyn Family Health Hospital, Brooklyn, NY
  • Assisted all hospital nursing staff managing the flow of patients and material required for patient care for adult age groups.
  • Assisted with clerical functions as requested.
  • Distributed pediatric and adult medicine.
  • Demonstrated triage and emergency assistance.
  • Obtained and displayed current CPR and IV certifications.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a high patient volume area.
  • Demonstrated courteous and professional behavior and ability to use nursing process and decision making skills relative to all situations.
  • Other duties included assisting with everyday management and coordination of nursing units, transcribing physician orders, making necessary appointments, assisting with transfers, discharges, and admissions of patients.

Furnished upon request