Sonya H.

$20.00 / hr

Helping others has always been a goal of mine, even as a little girl I knew I would be in the medical field in some capacity. My heart is into caring for others. I take care of my mother and understand a family's challenge in care giving matters. I have experience for in-patient and out-patient patients. I am very observant. I understand signs and symptoms of most illnesses. I am unique in that I understand and have knowledge of tradition medicine, but also holistic wellness. I truly believe if we did both and all, we would be in a better health condition as a country. I have certification as a Medica l Assistant/Patient Care Tech from 1986. I have been in medicine for 25 plus years. My most recent place of employment was with Northwestern Memorial Hospital. I only left for a job offer with a Chicago Union, SEIU. ... more

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Self Employed

Feb 2013 - Present

Holistic Consultant, teaching individuals and families with compromising diagnosis how to use natural treatments. The usage of herbs, supplements, spices, juicing, weight loss programs, detoxing, exercise to better their health. Review of blood work and conversations with their doctor is always recommended.

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Internal Hospital Organizer

SEIU

Sep 2012 - Aug 2014

Organize Hospital union members and assist public during and elections.

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Patient Care Tech

Northwest Memorial Hospital

Sep 2006 - Jul 2012

Assist in patients with washing up, walking around, phlebotomy work, checking vital signs, changing linen, assist with dressing and grooming, assist with eating, check blood sugar levels.

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Medical Assistant

Associates In Internal Medicine

Apr 2002 - Jun 2006

Assist medical doctor with all out patient procedures, EKG, papsmears, urine collection, collect medical history, check vital signs, ear exams, blood sugar, injections, stool/occult (checking for blood in stool) testing.

Education
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Pre-req Nursing

1987 - 1988 Chicago IL

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Medical Assisting Care

1986 - 1987 Tempe AZ

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