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Shavante T.

Shavante T.

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Arlington, TX

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About Shavante

Caregiving Services & Expertise

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    Job Interests

      Caregivers that work non-full-time jobs or irregular shifts can negotiate extra compensation in addition to their standard hourly wage.

      Skills & Expertise

      • Senior Care
      • Elder Care
      • Home Care

      Languages

      • English

      Experience & Education

      Certified Medical Assistant

      Aug 2020 - Present
      USMD Clearfork Fort Worth
      Perform all duties in accordance with clinical, OSHA and infection control standards Interpret and carry out provider orders Assist the physician and / or associate practitioner with procedures and treatments Escorts patients to exam rooms, interviews patient, measures vital signs (including weight, blood pressure, pulse and temperature) and documents in patient's chart Record patients' medical history, health maintenance and chief complaint Give instructions to patients as instructed by the physician or associate practitioner Document all patient related communication and interventions in patient's EMR Prepare and administer medications applying aseptic technique Observe patient response to medications administered and reports adverse events to provider Coordinate out - patient testing and referrals Prepare, restock, and disinfect examination rooms, procedure rooms and all other patient care areas at scheduled intervals, and as needed Take telephone and e - mail messages, as well as medication refill requests, from patients and provide feedback Collect data and process messages from patients and front office to physicians and associate provider Represent clinic as a professional. Treat all patients and fellow employees in a courteous and cooperative manner Maintain confidentiality at all times according to USMD policy and procedures and HIPPA Participate in team activities and professional development activities Perform other duties as assigned by office
      Aug 2020 - Present

      Certified Medical Assistant

      Sep 2019 - Jan 2020
      Sentara Neurology
      Performed patient care to the top of company standards and policies by: *Preparing patients for examinations, treatments and procedures. *Obtaining and recording patients' vitals. *Working closely with my colleagues on the epilepsy team which consisted of three MAs, one RN, two doctors and one PA-C. *Educating patients on epilepsy and the importance of taking certain precautions and medications. *Administering the MOCA test (Montreal Cognitive Assessment). Carried out the following administrative duties: *Scheduling appointments *Maintaining medical records *EMR- EPIC *Handling prior authorizations and referrals *Preparing injections to be administered by physicians, as directed by a physician
      Sep 2019 - Jan 2020

      Certified Medical Assistant

      Nov 2016 - Jul 2019
      Grace Health
      Performed patient care to the top of company standards and policies by: *Obtaining and recording accurate patient data. *Managing, organizing, and handling medical records, with special attention to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). *Administering prescribed medications per written orders. *Working alongside the department director during exams and procedures and aiding with all tasks and needs, including cleaning, stocking, and preparing the rooms for patients. *Assisting patients with performing Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1988 (CLIA) waived testing. *Practicing compassionate bedside manner when providing educational materials as needed on medical conditions and diagnoses as well as in explaining any lab results, diagnostic testing results, or provider orders to patients and families. *Using my technical knowledge and familiarity with organizational standards and policies to execute other jobs efficiently and effectively as needed at Grace Health
      Nov 2016 - Jul 2019

      Administrative Assistant

      Jun 2011 - Nov 2016
      Snap Preschool
      Worked under the Director in establishing effective communications and marketing for visitors, parents, and patrons. *Efficiently conducted registration of all new and returning children, maintaining all files of children and staff while ensuring accuracy and timeliness in record-keeping. *Oversaw all programming and operations including: attendance tracking of children and staff, the implementation and supervision of the organization's food program, handling accounts payable with outside organizational partnerships and parents, and conducting payroll for program volunteers and part-time staff. *Produced all necessary paperwork for the Director in court-related matters as well as handled all court proceedings. *Conducted detail-oriented and careful data entry in order for the organization to remain compliant in maintaining donor information and records along with profiles for collection agency clients. *Made myself available as needed for other roles in the program such as teaching and cooking, preparing, and serving meals.
      Jun 2011 - Nov 2016

      Davenport University

      Jan 2009 - Jan 2011
      Battle Creek, MI
      Jan 2009 - Jan 2011
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