Skills & Expertise:
Planned Parenthood Center Sterilize Processor Tech/Surgical Technician St. Louis, MO 08/2016 – 10/2018 Educates client through words and demonstration about pelvic exam and pap smear; weigh and measures (height); performs Hemoglobin (Iron level check) as needed; obtains patient’s blood pressure reading; records all in medical record, interviews and educates on wide variety of reproductive healthcare topics – contraception, sexually transmitted diseases, Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) prevention, education and testing, physically prepares examination room for client; stocks room with supplies; takes client to room and gives appropriate drapes/capes; labels appropriate slides/collection medias, conducts pregnancy tests and other lab tests as needed; educates client on all legal pregnancy options, gives referrals as needed, answers phone calls, assesses client’s need; schedules appointments; addresses client concerns; documents such in chart, resolves client concerns during visit; asks for help if needed, adheres to affiliate policies on professionalism, wait time in-clinic and on the phone, and the system for addressing client complaints, participate in health center/affiliate efforts to achieve established productivity and revenue cycle goals, may be trained to assist with Colposcopy, Hysteroscopy & Vasectomy, and/or abnormal lab follow-up & Prepares and breaks-down exam rooms, sterilizes and cleans instruments and equipment in a safe, hygienic manner according to OSHA, CLIA, and infection control standards and specifications by the manufacturers.
SSM Health – St Clare Health Center Laboratory Assistant (Phlebotomist) Fenton, MO 08/2009-12/2016
General clerical duties to support the Laboratory Dept, including Receptionist and Secretarial support, admission activities and order entry processing. Performs Phlebotomy and/or receive specimens. Correctly matches test orders to specimens and delivers to the proper departments in established time frame.
SSM Health – DePaul Hospital OB Scrub Technician Bridgeton, MO 12/2012 – 12/2014
Assisting in the surgical procedure of a Cesarean section & for vaginal deliveries, setting up the delivery tables (vaginal deliveries), ordering of supplies for Labor/Delivery dept, setting up the operating rooms for C-sections, charting info on new moms & on post-partum patients, secretarial/clerical functions of the Labor/Delivery unit, housekeeping, patient sitting at times, helping as a technician in the nursery, taking vitals & charting info on newborns, changing/feeding newborns, identifying babies/moms’ identity bracelets, assisting new moms’ with recovery, daily checks of delivery carts & assisting with the discharging of the mothers’ with their newborns.