Medical Content Director, Vivacare Inc.
Berkeley, CA, USA
May 2010 - Dec 2012
I was responsible for writing, developing, and editing consumer/patient-oriented health education handouts for a patient education service provided to doctors by Vivacare. In this position, I developed several hundred handouts on topics including medications, diseases, and pathology. In the second half of 2012 I focused much of my attention to the technical challenges of developing a new consumer website for the company, fromyourdoctor.com.
Director, Pitzer Emergency Response Team
Claremont, CA, USA
2006 - 2008
I directed a team of EMTs and first responders to provide first aid services at seven colleges. I facilitated a weekly meeting in which I taught CPR and emergency preparedness skills, and lead discussions about health and safety. During my tenure as director, I spearheaded an Alcohol Response Unit, and sat on the College Safety Committee and the Student Senate.
Evening Attendant, Scott Luebking
Berkeley, CA, USA
May - August 2008
I assisted a professional man with a severe mobility disability. My responsibilities included helping him with his activities of daily living, medications, dressing, lifting him into bed, and preparing his medical equipment for the evening and following day.
Emergency Medical Technician, Medic-1 Ambulance
San Dimas, CA, USA
January - April 2007
I provided BLS care to sick, injured, and elderly patients during inter-facility ambulance transfer. Other duties included managing the ambulance supplies and writing reports for Emergency Departments, insurance agencies, and the Company's internal records.
Volunteer Medical Assistant, Glide Health Center
San Francisco, CA, USA
September - December 2006
I assisted clinicians at a free HIV testing and counseling clinic with patient care by taking vital signs, organizing and updating medical records, distributing condoms, and other administrative tasks.