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Sample Medical Assistant Resume
Triana Smith, Medical Assistant
222 Salter Street – Malden, MA 01234
Cell: 781-123-4567 – Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
A trained medical assistant seeking to use my clinical and administrative skills in a medical assistant position at Jackson Health Systems in Boston.
- Medical history
- Blood pressure
- Patient vitals
- Specimen collection
- Medical terminology
- Examination assistance
- Minor surgery assistance
- Phlebotomy/blood draw
- Medical billing and coding
- Prescription renewal
- MS Office, Word, Excel, Outlook
- Records maintenance
- Good rapport with patients
- American Red Cross CPR and First Aid
ABC Hospital, Boston, MA – January 2016 to April 2016
Medical Assistant Extern (XXX-hour unpaid externship)
- Entered information into patient records
- Took patients’ vital signs
- Checked labels and organized specimens
- Assisted with scheduling
Walmart, Inc., Malden, MA – September 2012 to January 2015
Cashier and Customer Service
- Served about 150 customers each day
- Handled customer complaints with professionalism
Salter School, Malden, MA
Professional Medical Assistant diploma, April 2016
-XXX-hour program; XXX-hour externship placement
-Earned high attendance award and maintained 3.8 GPA.
ABC High School, Malden, MA
Jane Doe, Instructor, Salter School, Phone: 800-299-1074
John Doe, Externship Supervisor, ABC Hospital, Phone: 617-123-4567