Pharmacy Technician Certification Board #2901-0104-0753-771 (Exp 7/10)
California Pharmacy Technician License #84267 (Exp 1/10)
Washington State Pharmacy Board License #VA00055756 (1/09)
Nevada State Board of Pharmacy License #PT-2698 (expired)
ASSOCIATES IN SCIENCE in Animal Health Technology. Mt. San Antonio College, Walnut, CA. 4.0 GPA, President’s List, National Dean’s List, Agricultural Scholarship Award, Phi Theta Kappa.
09/30/08-Present (Staffing Agency) Fresno, CA- Temporary placement at the Northern California Youth Correctional Center, Stockton, CA-Licensed and Certified Pharmacy Technician-Receive, input, and prepare unit dosing faxed prescriptions for incarcerated wards. Expected end of assignment 11/23/08.
11/02-4/08 (Independent Retail Pharmacy) Sequim, WA-Licensed and Certified Pharmacy Technician-Heavily involved QA Management. Responsible for handling insurance company audits and reconciliation. Received, input, poured, counted and labeled written prescriptions under the direct supervision of an RPh, accepted refill authorizations insurance rejection issues, stock ordering/maintenance/returns, blister/mediset packaging, computer hardware/software updates/maintenance, oversight of Pharmacy Assistants, heavy phones, customer service, DME Consultant, cashier, phones, protection of RPh from unwanted solicitations. Monitored pharmacy workplace safety.
8/02-3/03 IN-HOME HEALTHCARE AIDE for a private terminal patient, Sequim, WA Patient transfers from bed to wheelchair to toilet and back, urinary catheter and collection bag maintenance, prepared meals, gave medications, monitored vitals.
6/00-8/00 US CENSUS BUREAU Reno, NV-Follow-up Field Interviewer (Temp) Contacted and interviewed occupants residing at addresses from which the Census Bureau had not received completed questionnaires in order to obtain more accurate information for the 2000 Census.
11/98-3/00 (Independent Retail Pharmacy) Sun Valley, NV-Licensed Pharmacy Technician/Retail Store Manager-Received, input, poured, counted and labeled written prescriptions under the direct supervision of an RPh, accepted refill authorizations, stock ordering/maintenance/ returns, heavy phones and customer contact, agent for UPS, Western Union and Post Office, cashier.
5/97-8/98 (VETERINARY HOSPITAL) Sparks, NV-Licensed and Certified Veterinary Technician-Preparation of IV admixtures, administration of IV, IM and SC injections, IV and urinary catheter placement and maintenance, sterile and non-sterile surgical prep/assistance, intubation, anesthesia induction/maintenance, radiology, collections of specimens for outside labs and/or performance of-various laboratory tests, dental prophylaxis/extractions/fillings, placement of casts, bandages and splints, suturing, record maintenance, animal restraint.
1/97-4/97 (VETERINARY HOSPITAL) Sparks, NV-Licensed and Certified Veterinary Technician-Anesthesia maintenance, surgical assistance, radiology, client communication, animal restraint, lab tests, dental prophylaxis, laundry, kennels.
1/96-12/96 (VETERINARY REFERRAL SURGICAL PRACTICE) Roswell, GA-Licensed and Certified Veterinary Technician-Sterile surgical prep/assistance, anesthesia induction/maintenance, intubation, IV and urinary catheter placement/maintenance, preparation of IV admixtures, radiology/myelograms, client communication, patient rehabilitation, record maintenance, application/repair of casts, bandages and splints, animal restraint, phones, cashier.
5/05-8/05 HABITAT FOR HUMANITY Sequim, WA-New Home Construction-Assisted in framing, roofing, siding, molding, trim and painting of Habitat homes in Clallam County.
3/05-8/05 OLYMPIC THEATRE ARTS Sequim, WA-Set construction/Assistant House Manager-Aided in construction/painting of sets for theatre productions, assisted House Manager in assorted "show night" duties.
8/01-11-02 HOSPICE OF CLALLAM COUNTY Sequim, WA-GRIEF COUNSELOR/RESPITE HOME HEALTH CARE-Counseled and aided those in the process of dying or grieving the loss of a loved on in both group and individual settings, cared for terminal patients while their primary caregiver took time off.