Shawna McDonald

Freelance Medical Translator & Event Planner

Location:Denver, Colorado, United States
2 Skills
Shawna McDonald

Objective: To obtain a position and expand my skills as a transcriptionist.

04/10 - Present
Multisource Document Services
Denver, Colorado
Transcriptionist, Financial and Legal Industries

05/09 - 04/10
Webmedx, Inc.
Medical Transcriptionist, Acute Care

07/02 – 09/05
Servpro of Scottsdale
Scottsdale, Arizona
Office Manager
Performed daily accounting, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, daily payments and deposits.
Supervised 6 employees on a daily basis.

01/01 – 06/02
Westwood College of Aviation Technology
Broomfield, Colorado
Senior Career Development Advisor
Career Development Advisor
Assisted graduating students in obtaining employment, including teaching seminars and individual advising.
Coordinated recruiting visits, and managed relationships with industry employers.

02/97 – 12/00
Chili’s Grill and Bar
Colorado & Arizona
Corporate Trainer, Server

04/06 - 04/09
Medical Transcription Education Center (M-TEC)
Fairlawn, OH
Premier Program Diploma
GPA 96%
Program encompassed course work in the MT core curriculum of medical terminology, anatomy, referencing techniques, human disease processes, pharmacology, lab medicine, technology, and medicolegal aspects of healthcare records. Program also included course work in English language/medical style and grammar using AAMT/AHDI Book of Style, referencing techniques, and the beginning, intermediate, and advanced medical transcription practicum. Transcription practice was completed using the beginning and Advanced SUM dictations from Health Professions Institute, which included completion of 40 hours of acute care specialty operative dictation using the Surgical Transcription Unit SUM tapes.

01/01 - 06/02
Westwood College of Technology
Denver, Colorado
A.A.S., Computer Software Programming
4.0 Grade point average

10/97 - 01/99
A.A.S., Hotel and Restaurant Management
3.81 Grade point average

Personal Strengths:
• Customer service experience, 16 years.
• Ability to handle many priorities and projects at one time.
• Self-starter, highly motivated, detail oriented, and organized.