Medical Assistants

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From left to right: top row: Katisha, Stacey, Joni; bottom row: Kaari, Elisa, Tawney

Stacey, CMA
Lead Clinical/Procedural MA
Stacey joined the RMIA team in 2004 after getting her Associates Degree from Argosy University.  She started in Medical Records, & now enjoys working with patients one on one at their initial visits to get them ready for treatment in Non-IVF or IVF.  She also assists the physicians with multiple procedures as well as triage, extraction & patient education.  Stacey is knowledgeable in many areas of the clinic, & enjoys helping out where she can.

Joni, CMA
Clinical/Procedural MA & Donor Program Assistant
Joni came to RMIA in 2006 for clinicals then joined the team right afterwards. She graduated from High Tech Institute with an Associates degree and worked in short/long term skilled care and rehabilitation for over 10 years. She started RMIA in the lab and with the donor program, and is now working to help prepare patients for IVF and IVF using third party. Joni is honored to be part of the RMIA team.

Kaari, CMA
Clinical/Procedural MA
Kaari graduated from Minneapolis Business College in 2010 with a Medical Assisting Degree.  She started with RMIA as an Intern and started formal employment directly after graduation.  She now assists in the lab with blood collections and processing.  She assists the physicians with various procedures and helps guide patients through the IVF Prescreening process.  She enjoys making the process of IVF as positive as possible.

Elisa, MA
Clinical/Procedural MA
Elisa graduated from Anthem College in 2011 with an Associate’s Degree in Medical Assisting. She worked with the American Red Cross for two years as a Blood Collections Technician and joined RMIA in early 2014. She assists with doctor appointments, retrieval procedures, blood draws, the egg donor prescreening process, and performs injection training with patients.

Katisha, RMA
Clinical/Procedural MA & Donor Program Assistant
Katisha graduated from Sanford-Brown College in 2015 with an Associate’s Degree of Applied Science for Medical Assistant. She is continuing her education at Metropolitan State to obtain her Bachelors of Science in Biology.  She did an internship with DaVita Dialysis and joined RMIA in early 2016. She assists with doctor appointments, retrieval procedures, blood draws, the egg donor prescreening process, and performs injection training with patients.

Tawney, CMA
Clinical/Procedural MA
Tawney graduated from Rasmussen College in 2016 with a Medical Assisting Degree. She did an internship with Dermatology Consultants, before joining RMIA in the spring of 2016. She assists with doctor appointments, egg donor appointments, blood draws and performs injections training with the patients. She enjoys her time with the patients and likes to help make any process less confusing as possible for the patient.