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Sharon PurViance 25480 Cole St Loma Linda CA 92354 909.796.6380 s93357@yahoo.com Objective: Medical Editor, Medical Transcription Supervisor To find a fulfilling career that makes the best use of my experience and skills. Experience (All positions full-time except as noted.) 09/00 - present -- Medical Transcriptionist, EDiX, Clearwater, FL -- Transcription of hospital medical records for all medical fields. 07/99 - 09/00 -- Medical Transcriptionist, Proofreader and Advanced Account Assistance Team Member ( AAA member from 09/99 to 09/00), HealthScribe, Sterling, VA -- Transcription and editing of hospital medical records for all medical fields. 04/97 - 07/99 -- Medical Transcriptionist, South Lincoln Medical Group, Lincoln, NE -- Transcription of clinic notes and correspondence, etc. 04/94 - 04/97 -- Medical Transcriptionist, Overland Park Regional Medical Center, Overland Park, KS -- Transcription of hospital medical records for all medical fields. 10/89 - 04/94 -- Associate Coordinator of Medical Transcription/WordProcessing, Kimbro Medical Center, Cleburne, TX -- Supervised transcription and wordprocessing departments for 35-physician multispecialty group practice. Trained and instructed other transcriptionists on computer and wordprocessor, providing quality control, scheduling hours and time off for department. Provided monthly reports as well as production records for department used in determining raises, etc. Responsible for procedure manual. Transcription of correspondence and medical records for physicians in 15 specialties and for administrative department. Other day-to-day supervisory and office management duties. 08/85 - 10/89 -- Medical Transcriptionist, Unique Multiplex Systems, Houston, TX -- Transcription of hospital medical records for all medical fields. 07/82 - 08/85 -- Medical Transcription Supervisor, Transcriber Corporation, Houston, TX -- Supervised transcription of hospital medical records for all medical fields, trained new employees, responsible for quality control, scheduling, maintenance of guidebooks, processing equipment repair requests and needs, and other supervisory and office management duties. 09/80 - 07/82 -- Medical Transcriptionist, Loma Linda Community Hospital, Loma Linda, CA -- Transcription of hospital medical records for all medical fields. 07/71 - 09/80 -- Medical Transcriptionist -- Various temporary and part-time positions in California while children were very young. 01/68 - 07/71 -- Medical Transcriptionist, Inglewood Community Hospital, Inglewood, CA -- Transcription of hospital medical records for all medical fields. EDUCATION High School Graduate, Medical Terminology Course SKILLS Typing: Highest test 120 wpm Transcription machines: Dictaphone, Lanier, Sony, etc. Computer skills: DOS, Corel WordPerfect, Microsoft Word, MedWord, Lanier, Windows NT, MedRite, HTML, webpage design, and more. Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills as well as time management skills, ability to meet deadlines, including last-minute stat reports and correspondence. Excellent grammar, spelling, and punctuation abilities. MEMBERSHIPS American Association for Medical Transcriptionists Eligible for Certified Medical Transcripionist REFERENCES Donna Miller, Team Leader, HealthScribe, 207.758.4432 Patty Barrett, Director, Transcription Services, HealthScribe, 724.331.7661 Ralph Weeks, MD, Ophthalmologist, 956.630.2170 Retha Hudkins, Medical Office Manager, 402.486.3444 *******************************************************************

Sharon PurViance
25480 Cole St
Loma Linda CA 92354
909.478.1449




WORK HISTORY

07/99 - Present -- Medical Transcriptionist, Proofreader, and AAA Team, HealthScribe, Sterling, VA (working from home)


01/99 - 07/99 -- Medical Transcriptionist, Saint Elizabeth Regional Medical Center, Lincoln, NE

Transcription of hospital medical records for all medical fields.


10/98 - 01/99 -- Medical Transcriptionist at temporary jobs.


06/97 - 10/98 -- Medical Transcriptionist, South Lincoln Medical Group, Lincoln, NE

Transcription of clinic notes and correspondence, etc.


04/97 - 06/97 -- Medical Transcriptionist, Bryan Medical Center, Lincoln, NE

Transcription of hospital medical records for all medical fields.


07/96 - 04/97 -- Medical Transcriptionist, Charts Plus, Lenexa, KS

Transcription of hospital medical records for all medical fields.


08/95 - 04/97 -- Medical Transcriptionist, Overland Park Regional Medical Center, Overland Park, KS

Transcription of hospital medical records for all medical fields.


04/94 - 08/95 -- Medical Transcriptionist, Medical Records Corporation, Kansas City, MO

Transcription of hospital medical records for all medical fields.


10/89 - 07/93 -- Associate Coordinator of Medical Transcription/WordProcessing, Kimbro Medical Center, Cleburne, TX

Supervised transcription and wordprocessing departments for 35-physician multispecialty group practice. Trained and instructed other transcriptionists on computer and wordprocessor, providing quality control, scheduling hours and time off for department. Provided monthly reports as well as production records for department used in determining raises, etc. Responsible for procedure manual. Transcription of correspondence and medical records for physicians in 15 specialties and for administrative department. Other day-to-day supervisory and office management duties.


10/88 - 10/89 -- Medical Transcriptionist, self-employed, working from home

Transcription of hospital medical records for all medical fields.


08/85 - 10/88 -- Medical Transcriptionist, Unique Multiplex Systems, Houston, TX

Transcription of hospital medical records for all medical fields.


12/84 - 08/85 -- Medical Transcription Supervisor, Transcorp of America, Inc., Houston, TX

Supervised transcription of hospital medical records for all medical fields, trained new employees, responsible for quality control, scheduling, maintenance of guidebooks, processing equipment repair requests and needs, and other supervisory and office management duties. Recruited from Transcriber Corporation (below).


07/82 - 11/84 -- Medical Transcription Supervisor, Transcriber Corporation, Houston, TX

Supervised transcription of hospital medical records for all medical fields, trained new employees, responsible for quality control, scheduling, maintenance of guidebooks, processing equipment repair requests and needs, and other supervisory and office management duties.


09/80 - 07/82 -- Medical Transcriptionist, Loma Linda Community Hospital, Loma Linda, CA

Transcription of hospital medical records for all medical fields.


07/71 - 09/80 -- Medical Transcriptionist, various temporary and part-time positions in California while children were very young.



EDUCATION


High School Graduate, Medical Terminology Course



SKILLS


Typing: Highest test 120 wpm

Transcription machines: Dictaphone, Lanier, Sony, etc.

Computer skills: DOS, Corel WordPerfect, Microsoft Word, MedWord, Windows NT, MedRite, HTML, and more.

Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills as well as time management skills, ablity to meet deadlines, including last-minute stat reports and correspondence. Excellent grammar, spelling, and punctuation abilities.



MEMBERSHIPS


American Association for Medical Transcriptionists
Eligible for Certified Medical Transcripionist



REFERENCES


Ralph Weeks, MD, 956.630.2170

Retha Hudkins, 402.486.3444

Donna Miller, Team Leader, HealthScribe, Email Donna.Miller@Healthscribe.com, Pager 1.207.758.4432