Sadekqua S.

$15.00 / hr

My name is Sadekqua, but I go by the nickname Dee or Dee-Dee. I am an experienced healthcare professional, who has been in this field since I was 17 years old. I'm currently 35 years old and have worked in various areas of healthcare. I'm a Registered Medical Assistant, with experience in hospitals, doctors offices/clinics, and nursing homes. I've had private duty cases in the hospital and in the homes of others. The age ranges that I've worked with go from newborns to seniors. I really love being in this field, and that's why I've been in it for so many years. I'm loving naturally, I care about the we ll-being of others, and I enjoy making others feel good. I'm also a dog lover. ... more

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Clinical Specialist Float-RMA

Carolina BioOncology Institute

Mar 2019 - Present

As a Clinical Specialist Float I am responsible for greeting/checking in patients, triage/vital signs, performing venipuncture/starting !V's/accessing ports for blood draws, documenting patient data in EMR, rooming patients or directing them to infusion, making sure all rooms and patient areas are sanitized, stocking, ordering supplies, faxing, scheduling for scans/labs/, and assisting in other areas as needed and or trained.

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Registered Medical Assistant

Carolinas Health Care System

Aug 2015 - Mar 2019

* Triage patients, record vital signs, document chief complaint, and create progress note. * Return phone calls, assist with re- filling prescriptions/prior authorizations under direction of doctor * Perform EKG's , and administer vaccinations, perform venipunture and fingersticks, restock rooms , assist with pap smears/GYN, vision exams, physicals, xerox, facsimile, and assist in other areas as needed.

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Caregiver/Companion

Independent Caregiver

Jul 2011 - Aug 2015

• Ensuring the quality welfare/safety of the client/reviewing the client’s Plan of Care • Bathing/assisting with hygiene/housekeeping • Keeping daily record of client’s activity and reporting any changes to staff, provide medication reminders

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Medical Assistant/Patient Care Technician

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Aug 2005 - Aug 2010

Receiving and delivering report of patients, checking vitals signs, assisting patients with feeding, toileting, catheter care, perineal care, responsible for intake and output, recording patient data in chart, assisting with wound care, bathing/showering, turning and positioning, assisting with walking and ensuring quality welfare of patient/patients, EKG'S , blood draws, finger sticks, and reporting changes to RN.

Certifications / Licenses
certification

Medical Assistant (MA)

Education

Associates of Applied Science in Health Science

2013 - 2015 Virginia Beach VA

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Hillcrest High School

Medical Assisting/Healthcare Professional

1997 - 2001 Jamaica NY

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CareAcademy courses on CareLinx

Jul 2019: Being a Professional Caregiver on CareLinx