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Jessica
Claire
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Summary

Highly-motivated employee with desire to take on new challenges. Strong worth ethic, adaptability and exceptional interpersonal skills. Adept at working effectively unsupervised and quickly mastering new skills. Hardworking employee with customer service, multitasking and time management abilities. Devoted to giving every customer a positive and memorable experience. Hardworking and reliable Kinesiotherapist with strong ability in chronic pain therapy, spinal therapy (neck and back), fall prevention and Assistive Technology. Offering chronic pain management therapy, human movement based treatment, falls training/strengthening and conditioning, and in-depth assistive technology evaluation and treatment. Highly organized, proactive and punctual with team-oriented mentality. Exudes patience and compassion while dealing with patients with disabilities. Plan and imply methods and principles while employing unusual motivational techniques and tactics.

Skills
  • Supervision & Leadership
  • Team Management, Training & Development, Problem Resolution
  • Planning & Organizing, Critical Thinking
  • Reliable & Trustworthy, Customer Service
  • Effective and Efficient Treatment Development
  • Motor and Cognitive Skills Therapy
  • Ambulation/Gait and falls Prevention Therapy
  • Broad Understanding of Neurology
Education and Training
PhysioSecrets Online, Expected in 05/2019 Certification : MyoFascial Cupping - GPA :
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, PA Expected in 05/2018 Certification : Rehabilitation Science & Technology Continuing Edu - GPA :
Norfolk State University Norfolk, VA, Expected in 12/2007 Bachelor of Science : Exercise Science - GPA :
  • BS of Sciences tutor pertaining to Kinesiotherapy
  • Graduated cum laude
BrookBush Institute Online, Expected in Certification : Human Movement Specialist (HMS) - GPA :
BrookBush Institute Online, Expected in Certification : Integrated Manual Therapist (IMT) - GPA :
Experience
Department Of Veterans Affairs - Kinesiotherapist
Palm Harbor, FL, 01/2013 - Current
  • Alejandro Ramos
  • Provide rehabilitation services for Veterans with musculosketal, neurological, ergonomic, biomechanical, psychosocial limitations; Assess task specific functional tests and measures; Determine appropriate evaluation tools and interventions necessary to establish, in collaboration with the client and physician, a goal specific treatment plan.
  • Identified needs of customers promptly and efficiently.
  • Maintained schedule of assignments to meet deadlines.
  • Recognized by management for providing exceptional customer service.
  • Collaborated with others to discuss new opportunities.
  • Motivated and encouraged team members to communicate more openly and constructively with each other.
  • Displayed strong telephone etiquette, effectively handling difficult calls.
  • Approached customers and engaged in conversation through use of effective interpersonal and people skills.
  • Provided excellent service and attention to customers when face-to-face or through phone conversations.
  • Planned and completed group projects, working smoothly with others.
  • Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to our products and services.
  • Promoted high customer satisfaction by resolving problems with knowledgeable and friendly service.
  • Demonstrated leadership by making improvements to work processes and helping to train others.
  • Guided clients in developing skills or strategies for dealing with problems.
  • Identified problem areas impacting participants' ability to successfully complete treatment.
  • Completed comprehensive assessments of clients' referred diagnosis of history and treatment requirements to develop individualized treatment plans.
  • Identified treatment goals based on individual diagnosis and history.
  • Developed referral process to assist client access to special programs and services.
  • Led chronic spinal pain discussions, exercise, and education sessions with veterans and their families/caregivers/support systems.
  • Developed client treatment plans based on research, clinical experience and client histories.
  • Monitored student performance and offered feedback to support goal achievement.
  • Designed and delivered presentations to educate, inform and motivate audiences.
  • Delivered speeches to groups of people in various venues addressing spinal (neck and back) pain.
Lawrence General Hospital - Rehabilitation Technician
Lawrence, MA, 05/2012 - 01/2013
  • Monitored and assisted both occupational and physical therapists during treatments.
  • Frequently checked up on patients and offered assistance on using equipment.
  • Transferred and transported patients from one area to another area.
  • Maintained therapy spaces and equipment in top condition by cleaning, sanitizing and inspecting for damages.
  • Documented patient progress, treatments and data in charts.
  • Communicated with patients to explain procedures and confirm comprehension of treatment plans.
  • Helped transport frail or disabled patients to different treatment areas.
  • Documented and filed patient health reports and charts.
  • Documented pain level and injury progress in patients and communicated information to head physical therapist.
  • Monitored treatment supply inventory and requisitioned low-stock items to prevent shortages.
  • Answered questions from patients about proper form when performing exercise routines at home.
  • Answered phones, copied documents and updated schedule boards.
  • Inspected treatment rooms and equipment to verify safety and functionality prior to each appointment.
  • Prepared treatment area, mobility equipment and ambulatory aids for patient sessions.
  • Cleaned therapy equipment following each appointment to achieve sanitary regulations.
  • Aided head physical therapist in creating treatment plans for each patient.
  • Inspected physical therapy equipment for damage and arranged for repair.
  • Communicated with other physical therapy staff to discuss patient progress and potentially modify treatment.
  • Recorded body measurements and fit patients for braces, slings and crutches.
  • Provided head physical therapist with initial thoughts and potential diagnoses for new patients.
Lawrence General Hospital - Kinesitherapist
North Andover, MA, 03/2011 - 03/2012
  • Provided home care to veterans; helped create a medical care plans with an interdisciplinary team; accessed patients and provided a care plan for them individually; provided fall safety, exercise plan, home education, order and maintain medical equipment, and access for proper assistive devices; assisted patients improve their ability to perform tasks in their daily living environments.
  • Educated patients on most effective practices for pain alleviation, strengthening and rehabilitation.
  • Observed patient progress over time and determined necessity of further treatment.
  • Tested, measured and recorded data related to patient strength, motor development and function, sensory perception and functional capacity.
  • Instructed patient and family in treatment procedures to be continued at home.
  • Provided general educational advice to patients about injury prevention, healthy practices and nutrition.
  • Scheduled appointments with patients based on availability and severity of injury.
  • Gave pain-relief treatment to patients involving moist packs, foam rollers, soothing balms and infrared lamps.
The Therapy Network - Rehabilitation Technician
City, STATE, 06/2007 - 03/2011
  • Monitored and assisted both occupational and physical therapists during treatments.
  • Transferred and transported patients from one area to another area.
  • Documented patient progress, treatments and data in charts.
  • Communicated with patients to explain procedures and confirm comprehension of treatment plans.
  • Helped transport frail or disabled patients to different treatment areas.
  • Documented and filed patient health reports and charts.
  • Documented pain level and injury progress in patients and communicated information to head physical therapist.
  • Monitored treatment supply inventory and requisitioned low-stock items to prevent shortages.
  • Answered questions from patients about proper form when performing exercise routines at home.
  • Answered phones, copied documents and updated schedule boards.
  • Inspected treatment rooms and equipment to verify safety and functionality prior to each appointment.
  • Prepared treatment area, mobility equipment and ambulatory aids for patient sessions.
  • Cleaned therapy equipment following each appointment to achieve sanitary regulations.
  • Aided head physical therapist in creating treatment plans for each patient.
  • Assisted patients with removing clothing and supportive devices before appointments.
  • Supported therapists with splinting, bracing and casting and provided care instructions to patients.
  • Instructed patients on how to use, remove and put on external assistive devices.
  • Noted physical and emotional changes in patients and detailed in medical records.
  • Recorded body measurements and fit patients for braces, slings and crutches.
  • Provided head physical therapist with initial thoughts and potential diagnoses for new patients.
Accomplishments
  • Kinesiotherapy – Basic Life Support – First Aid/CPR – Automated External Defibrillator – Life Guard – Nursing Assistant

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School Attended

  • PhysioSecrets
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • Norfolk State University
  • BrookBush Institute
  • BrookBush Institute

Job Titles Held:

  • Kinesiotherapist
  • Rehabilitation Technician
  • Kinesitherapist
  • Rehabilitation Technician

Degrees

  • Certification
  • Certification
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Certification
  • Certification

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