Joey Cuevas

Freelance Content Writer & Fact Checking Freelancer

Location:Encinitas, California, United States
2 Skills
José Francisco Cuevas Saillé
1145 Brioso Ct. • Vista, CA 92081
Phone: (619)-488-5321 • E-mail:
January, 2003 – December 2007
Medicine - Universidad Autónoma de Baja California, Tijuana Campus
Rank: 13 out of 63
December 2007 – December 2008
Medical Internship at ISSSTECALI, Tijuana rotating thru the following core clinical clerkships:
• Obstetrics/Gynecology – Grade: 92 out of 100
• Pediatrics – Grade: 94 out of 100
• Surgery – Grade: 94 out of 100
• Emergency Medicine – Grade: 96 out of 100
• Family Medicine – Grade: 93 out of 100
• Internal Medicine – Grade: 96 out of 100
January 2009 – January 2010
Social service in rural underprivileged community, Health Center in El Niño, Tijuana, B.C
Responsibilities: Director of medical center and one of two healthcare providers for community of 3000 people
November, 2011
General Healthcare Counsel of Mexico’s Course for Implementing WHO’s patient safety international goals and JCI standards
August, 2012
USMLE Step 1, score: 242, 1st attempt
March, 2013
USMLE Step 2 CK, score: 251, 1st attempt
April, 2013
USMLE Step 2 CS, PASS, 1st attempt

Professional experience
June 2009 – May 2010. Avg. hours/week: 12
Tutor in basic sciences for high school students who applied to Medical School. Course consisted in anatomy, physiology, cell biology, histology and embryology.
June 2009 – present. Avg. hours/week: 12
Tutor for 1st, 2nd and 3rd year medical students in biochemistry, microbiology and virology, pharmacology, pathology and hematopathology
January 2010 – June 2011. Avg. hours/week: 40
General practitioner at local medical practice
June 2011 – present. Avg. hours/week: 40
Medical Quality Assurance Director and Project Manager
• Activities: Applied analysis skills and inductive reasoning skills to determine degree of compliance with Joint Commission International standards. Lead staff in interactive dialogues on JCI standards based issues in order to identify areas of improvement. Designed and implemented quality improvement plan with focus on prevention and control of healthcare-associated infections, safe medication use and use of standardized guidelines in clinical practice. Designed, implemented and lead adverse event analysis and improvement plans. Designed and implemented procedures for achievement of WHO International Patient Safety Goals, as well as follow up and compliance system, based on evidence-based best practices.
Hobbies and interests:
Reading, group fitness classes, nutrition, guitar playing.
Language fluency:
English: native/functionally native
Spanish: native/functionally native
Other awards/accomplishments:
Received grade of “Honors” in each of the required core clinical clerkships: Medicine, Surgery, Ob/Gyn, Pediatrics, Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine
Skills (2) Rating
Content Writing
Fact Checking