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Content Writer: Medical | Science | Health | Tech

About Me

I use my experience and skills as a writer, pharmacist, and web developer to create SEO digital content in health & wellness, medical, technology, and lifestyle.

I create the following types of content:

I have a wealth of knowledge about these topics:

Visit my blog on Medium.com to see some of my work at:  https://medium.com/@hbcooper4.

Industries I Write About

Health & Wellness

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Science & Medicine

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Technology

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Lifestyle

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My Writing Samples

Cautiously Welcoming the New Year, New Skills, New Connections

My blog post discussing my work over the past 2 years as a COVID-19 responder, vaccinating the elderly and communities through mass vaccination sites. In addition, I successfully completed a web development bootcamp course at GA Tech University, to add more diverse skills to my existing portfolio.

https://medium.com/@hbcooper4/cautiously-welcoming-the-new-year-new-skills-new-connections-ac30136976f1

Regular Expressions Tutorial

This piece is a technical web development tutorial for regular expressions (regex) to teach characteristics, purposes, and usage with examples.

https://gist.github.com/cheribc/33434e0fabc24d98edb29ead08081890

The Day After I Buried My Father

This blog post is about the loss of my father recently, and the legacy he leaves behind.

https://medium.com/@hbcooper4/the-day-after-i-buried-my-father-a5bcb840762e

Shocking Levels of Staff Shortages in Nursing Homes

"Nearly every nursing home (99%) and assisted living community (96%) in the U.S. is facing a staffing shortage." There is no single reason to explain the difficulty of attracting qualified, caring, and willing staff to these facilities. Staff Point of View: "The stress is unbearable..." What Can You Do to Help? Seniors and vulnerable adults are often overlooked by the public, and their living conditions, food, clean water, and medical needs are not addressed...we can each think about someone

https://medium.com/p/52888199b104

How to Write Plain Language and Get More Readers

Understand your audience Who are your readers, and what do they need to know? Make your content to show solutions or answer questions for the type of audience. Think of how this information will be used by the readers, as you begin to write. Use everyday words that are easy to understand Choose words that people use in normal everyday conversations. Avoid using words that are longer or technical.

https://medium.com/anyone-can-write-online/how-to-write-plain-language-and-get-more-readers-39913fcb2ffe

CBD for Dogs: Surprising Trend in Pet Care?

Consumer spending for pet CBD products is projected to be over $1 billion dollars by 2025. CBD products are becoming more popular for humans, and that popularity is now spreading to our furry friends - dogs.

https://medium.com/@hbcooper4/cbd-for-dogs-surprising-trend-in-pet-care-f87f3160fa9a

Tech and Neurodiversity: Easy Tips for Content that Helps Users and Workers

Learn how to create content that is easier to use for people with neurodiverse abilities, and the contributions of tech employees with different cognitive abilities.

https://medium.com/the-next-tech/tech-and-neurodiversity-easy-tips-for-content-that-helps-users-and-workers-578a3f44b86b

Use this Cheatsheet for Easy Keyword Placement for On-Page SEO

A quick guide to keyword placement for your blog articles. On-page keyword placement can help search engines notice your articles, leading to higher rankings and readers.

https://medium.com/anyone-can-write-online/use-this-cheatsheet-for-easy-keyword-placement-for-on-page-seo-2d866681f2a

Experience

Clinician - Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS)

• Clinically review and abstract medical records for myocarditis and Guillain-Barre Syndrome cases reported to VAERS for COVID-19 vaccine safety surveillance, to determine clinical criteria classification for adjudication • Interview physicians for confirmation of clinical details, patient disposition and outcome of adverse effect(s) in confirmed cases and act as a subject matter expert for public health and research inquiries and analyses • Adjudicated 250+ cases to assist the FDA/CDC Advisory

Company: ASRT, Inc. (Contractor) - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

I worked there from 8/2021 until now

Writer, Publication Editor

- Editor and writer for Anyone Can Write Online publication - Publishing blog articles for lifestyle, writing, parenting, organization, self-improvement, technology, web development, and entrepreneurship - Contributing writer for The Orange Journal, The Shortform, The Next Tech, Love Looks Like This, How-To's, and Time to Write The Next Article publications

Company: Medium.com

I worked there from 12/2021 until now

Pharmacy Clinical Site Leader - COVID-19 Mass Vaccination Site

• Maintained cold-chain inventory management of all COVID-19 vaccine products and supplies, for Emory University Health Care’s mass vaccination site and off-site pop-up clinics • Trained and supervised pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and nursing staff in proper vaccine dilution and dose preparation • Coordinated dose preparation with Nurse Clinical Site Leader and nursing staff to ensure adequate and timely availability of each vaccine for scheduled appointments and walk-ins, to minimize waste

Company: AMN Med Travelers (Contractor) - Emory University Health Care

I worked there from 5/2021 until 8/2021

Staff Pharmacist, Mercedes Benz Stadium Community Vaccination Center (MBS CVC)

• Maintained cold-chain inventory management of 250,000 COVID-19 vaccine products in support of the Department of Defense (DOD) pharmacy and medical teams, Fulton County Board of Health (FCBOH), FEMA, and multiple Federal, State, and local emergency management and public health agencies • Communicated with medical, pharmacy and emergency operations staff to ensure continuous availability of vaccine doses in 6-8 pods located throughout stadium to provide up to 7,000 doses per day during a 10-week

Company: Jackson Pharmacy Professionals (Contractor) – Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA)

I worked there from 3/2021 until 6/2021

Pharmacist, COVID-19 Vaccine Support

• Administered COVID-19 vaccines to 300+ residents and staff in 25 skilled nursing facilities and assisted living facilities, during the initial roll-out and execution of the national pandemic response efforts

Company: CVS Pharmacy

I worked there from 12/2020 until 3/2021

Clinical Intelligence Pharmacist

- Medical/Prescription claims analysis and reports; analysis and preparation of cost sheets for Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee, therapeutic class reviews, provider alerts, clinical criteria and system edit recommendations - Created and presented quarterly report to Florida Medicaid Drug Utilization Board, including slide decks, agendas, supplemental drug pipeline reports, and drug safety monitoring banner messages for web content

Company: Magellan Medicaid Administration

I worked there from 6/2012 until 4/2015

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