I’m currently a student at San Joaquin Valley College, working towards becoming a certified medical assistant in which I have proficiency in typing skills and accomplished CPR and HIPAA certification. My passion is the medical field where I can assist the needs and services of others while being able to connect and create a comfortable environment for patients. On an interpersonal level, I excel as a conversationalist to personalize each interaction I encounter. With previous volunteer work for organizations, I’ve come to realize I strive in wanting to make a positive difference in people’s lives and hope to one day be able to do it on a daily basis. Making a difference in people’s lives at times can take the littlest effort and in doing so
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Medical assistant list of responsibilities varies by the state. These are some of the main ones. They can prepare instruments for examination, by sterilizing and setting up for the physician. They prepare the patients by taking their vital signs such as blood pressure, pulse, temperature, and respiratory. MA's can also collect specimens for lab tests and perform STAT screenings.
Andi Wallick Personal Statement Indiana University School of Medicine Degree Objective: M.S. Pathologists’ Assistant My interest in pathology dates back to high school. I enjoyed most sciences but especially sciences about the body. I knew then that I wanted to work in the field of pathology.
Choosing a career in the medical field can very be overwhelming, there are a multitude of options. The job that is in demand the most is Registered Nurses. This degree, at the minimum, requires an associate’s degree. By the year 2020, all R.N.’s will need to have a BSN (Bachelors of Science in Nursing); Bachelor’s degree programs are 4-year programs. But don’t stop there, after 2-3 years of on the job experience, find what area you would like to specialize in, and go on and earn that Physician Assistant degree.
Every dime I earn working at Reynolds Community College and every grant and scholarship I receive will go towards my passion of studying human behavior and applying everything I learn to bringing every community I can reach, a giant leap forward. After receiving my associates degree in Social a Science I decided to take a year off to work towards finding what it is that I really want to pursue. I have searched for that 'something ' that will keep me intrigued and awake all hours of the night without realizing it. I have eliminated the idea of simply working to make ends meet or finding a good job to support my family and "living" outside the 40+ hours of a weekday job. I am pursuing much more and I am confident that I have found a path leading me to wake up before my alarm clock sounds instead of praying for more time.
Why should you study to be a Medical Assistant? Making an income while making an impact on someone's life. Doesn't that sound like a rewarding career? That is exactly what you can expect if you choose to be a Medical assistant. Medical assistants are vital, versatile members of the health care industry, performing variety of administrative and clinical tasks to ensure patients get the care they need.
As a student pursuing dental assisting, I am dedicated to embodying the core values of service, team player, and innovation in my work. To me, service means putting the needs of others before mine and going above and beyond to provide satisfaction and comfort for others. When I become a dental assistant, I will strive to create a warm and welcoming environment that calms any existing nerves the patient may have. I would always have a kind and approachable demeanor and take the time to hear any concerns or questions the patient may have. Service is an important aspect of life to me.
I have grown and refined my capacity to use initiative, make judgments, and accept responsibility for my own actions as a healthcare assistant. This component of my job is essential to making sure that safe and efficient treatment is provided. Here, I'll consider how my time working as a healthcare assistant has helped me improve in these areas. Using Initiative: Over time, I have become more proactive in identifying and addressing patient needs. I have learned to anticipate potential issues, take initiative in providing support, and seek opportunities to enhance patient comfort and well-being.
Most individuals have a defining moment in their lives, where they know where their life is headed. Pursuing a degree, as a physician assistant for me did not happen in a single moment but a collection of moments. My mother’s battle with heart disease, a father collapsing on the ground unresponsive, watching first hand the initial incision of an ACL reconstruction to the head of an academic program suggesting a masters in physician assistant. An accumulation of these moments has driven me to unite my interests to accomplish and contribute more to healthcare. Throughout my physical therapy assistant program, I excelled but not due to pure intelligence.
Lyric James05/16/18/Certification, Licensure and Scope of PracticeWhen learning to become a medical assistant you have to go to school for a certain amount of time. If you choose to go to Remington College the program is twelve months and then you take your certification test through the NHA. After you take your test and past you are now certify as a license medical assistant. You can apply at hospitals, Dr. Office, walk in clinics and etc. As a medical assistant you are require to do certain job duties.
The profession I have chosen to pursue is that of a Physician Assistant. My reason for this selection is because it gives you the independency of a Physician while having somewhat less responsibilities. A Physician Assistant provides healthcare services typically performed by a physician, under the supervision of a physician. Some of these services include but are not limited to examining and treating patients, diagnosing illnesses and counseling patients. In some case physician assistants are also tasked to prescribe medicine to patients.
I want to be a physician because I want people to grow old. At the age of 6, one of my closest friends was diagnosed with leukemia. By age 8, the disease claimed his life, robbing him of the opportunity to experience the privilege of growing old. Unfortunately, we live in a society of vanity. We see the process of aging and choose not to embrace it.
I was pleased to learn of your need for a work study – student assistant. I am currently a student in the education department working towards my degree in Interdisciplinary Studies with a focus in 4-8th grade Social Studies. Working for a call center for many years, before come back to school, I know that I have acquired many of the skill you are looking for to preform essential job functions. At the banking call center I was expected to answer calls, log conversations, route calls, and other operational task. As a liaison for my department, I would also communicate and train other departments, work on special projects, collect and sort data.
I am a 27-year-old mother and fiancé. My goal is to complete my science prerequisite classes with 4.0’s so that I can apply to the Physician Assistant program at Western Michigan University. I graduated in 2015 with a Bachelors in Criminal Justice from WMU and I am currently working as a Medical Assistant. I have a son named Lorenzo, his first birthday is a couple hours away! In my very limited free time I like to work out through a program called Fit Body Boot Camp.
Ever since I can remember I have always wanted to make a difference and help anyone in need that I possibly could. From the start of my childhood, I can recall helping my mother care for my great grandparents, so they would be able to live out the rest of their lives from their home, instead of in a nursing home. As a young child it was extremely difficult to live with and watch my loved ones deteriorate as they got older, as their condition got worse and worse, and saw my mother having a difficult time keeping up with caring for both of my great grandparents 24/7, it put a lot of stress on the family. However, I am grateful to have been able to help my mother care for them. Growing up in such a caring and loving household made the situation
After four years of working as Medical Technologist II at Quest Diagnostics, one of the largest diagnostics laboratories institute in the world, and one year at the National Institute of Health (NIH) the world most prestigious research organizations in the world and also the world 's foremost medical research center I wanted to return to the academic life and start graduate classes in Health and Medical policy in my home school George Mason University. Right after I graduated with a degree in Medical Technology from GMU, I decided to join the field of diagnostics to apply the knowledge that I have learned and also to gain new experience by being part of the clinical environment, moreover to get the feeling of what the real life of a medical technologists and laboratory scientists feels like. I enjoy and appreciate every single second of my work. Not everyone gets the opportunity to be part of a team that have such huge impact on humans life by utilizing cutting-edge instruments and techniques and discussing results and ideas with physicians, nurse, and scientists, Although I enjoy handling the complex equipment and processing results, I realized that I am not going to be satisfied with carrying out routine procedures under the direction of Superiors.