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Luz S. Care Companion in Bridgeport, CT 06605

Looking for full-time work as a care companion.

  • First aid certification

    First aid certification

  • CPR certification

    CPR certification

Bridgeport, CT

  • Age 42
  • 4 years paid experience
  • Female

Last signed in: Within four months

Home Care Rates $14 per hour
$500 per week

Luz’s Bio

 

      Luz Serrano
Bridgeport, CT 06605
serranoluz065@gmail.com - 475-449-0794

CLINICAL/ADMINISTRATIVE MEDICAL ASSISTANT Qualified Bilingual English/Spanish Medical Assistant with strong administrative and clinical knowledge. Intermediate level proficiency with Microsoft Office Word, WIZE system, Medical Billing and Coding. Excellent telephone, office and email etiquette. Effective active listening abilities. Accomplished written and Verbal communication skills. Adhere to HIPAA, OSHA and company policies and procedures.

Work Experience

Visiting Nurse Service
VNS - Fairfield, CT
March 2013 to June 2013
Record Keeping 

➢ Converted existing paper forms and files into electronic charts using the WIZE system. 

➢ Completed and submitted clinical documentation in accordance with agency guidelines. 
➢ Documented patient status, reported symptoms, as described by the patient, to appropriate person, directed inquiries and concerns to the case manager. 

➢ Scheduled Occupational or Physical Therapy appointments for patients according to medical staff's diagnosis and requests.
Medical Assistant/Secretary

The Waynick Group - Fairfield, CT

January 2012 to April 2012
Fairfield, CT 01/2012-04/2012 
Medical Assistant/Secretary 

➢ Attended to office duties including; answering telephone calls from a multi-line system, scheduling customers, data entry, copying documents, preparing medical documents for insurance purposes, sorting and delivering mail to staff, tracking inventory and replenishing supplies as necessary.
Care Provider

Self-Employed - Bridgeport, CT
July 2009 to February 2012

Education

Certificate of Achievement in Medical Assistant/Secretary Program
Butler Business School - Bridgeport, CT
December 2012
Additional Information

ADMINISTRATIVE SKILLS 

Schedule appointments and greet visitors, compose/transcribe official letters, complete and submit insurance forms, sort/distribute mail, maintain patient charts, medical records filing and converting 
paper files to electronic files. 

CLINICAL SKILLS 

Assist during physical examinations, maintain treatment rooms, sterilize instruments, obtain vital signs including blood pressure, pulse rate, height and weight, urinalysis, collect specimens for testing and perform EKG

Experience

Age Specific Experience

4 years paid experience with:

  • Under 55 years old
  • Over 85 years old

Experience with providing basic care services:

  • Conversation and companionship
  • Safety supervision
  • Meal preparation
  • Medication reminders
  • Social activities
  • Light housekeeping
  • Exercise/Physical activities
  • Laundry and linen changes
  • Shopping
  • Mobility assistance

Experience with providing personal care services:

  • Bathing
  • Dressing
  • Feeding and special diet
  • Toileting

Experience with providing individualized services:

  • Medication Administration
  • Medication Assistance
  • Assistance with Pets

Experience with providing health & medical services:

  • Wound Care
  • Central Line Care

Availability & Job Preferences

Availability Duration

Prefers to provide visiting care

  • Permanent (1 to 2 years)

Job Duration

  • Will consider a full time position
  • Available to start on 8/25/2015

Availability

My availability is valid through 11/24/15

  • Day-time Weekdays (M - F)
  • Weekends Daytime

References

Melissa K. is a reference for Luz S. Relationship: Former Employer
Lizzette C. is a reference for Luz S. Relationship: Co-worker
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Luz S.
Luz S.
Bridgeport, CT 06605
42

years
of age

4

years experience

Home Care Rates $14 per hour
$500 per week

  • First aid training

  • CPR certification

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