pediatric physical therapist resume example with 7+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Dynamic and highly skilled physical therapist/project manager adept in leading the delivery of healthcare-specific programs. Committed to providing exceptional management for all phases of capital projects such as budgeting, planning, bidding, commissioning and close out services. Motivated to succeed in the industry as a project manager by taking active steps of completing Certifications in Project Management as well as using the previous experience from various positions to support growth.

  • Project Management Certification.
  • Proficient in Word, Excel (Pivot Tables), PowerPoint, Visio, Project, SharePoint.
  • Understanding of basic RDBMS concepts, SQL, reporting (Business Intelligence), Data
    Modeling (Logical/Physical), ETL, SDLC, Agile (Scrum), Waterfall.
  • Exceptionally strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Time Management Proficiency.
  • Empathetic and Patient.
  • Culturally Aware.
  • Team Training and Supervision
  • Monitoring Progress
  • Data Recording
  • Case Management Expert.
07/2019 to 04/2022
Pediatric Physical Therapist Emerson Hospital Lexington, MA,
  • Evaluated and assessed customers to establish measurable goals and promote restoration of functional abilities.
  • Worked with a team on short-term projects involving health documentation, pediatric evaluation anchor tools.
  • Spear headed project regarding functional assessment tools in Early Intervention as well as Assistive Technology Catalog for the entire department. Developed project plans which identify key issues, problems, approaches, performance metrics and resources required. Established team membership and negotiated time commitments and resource allocation. Designed research plans for data gathering and analysis. Actively participated and led in analyzing data and developing recommendations and action plans. Planned and facilitated meetings. Assessed project impact on the workforce and developed training program for different levels of audiences.
06/2018 to 04/2019
Pediatric Physical Therapist Emerson Hospital Bedford, MA,
  • Responsible for providing evaluations, assessments, and ongoing therapy for children birth to three years of age.
  • Worked as part of a comprehensive multidisciplinary core team in order to provide screenings, assessments, planning, and on-going services in collaboration with the child's family, medical providers and other community representatives.
  • Participated in a variety of meetings such as attend Core Team meetings, one-on-one family sessions, participate in Individual Family Service Plan meetings to name a few.
03/2017 to 05/2018
Pediatric Physical Therapist Emerson Hospital Maynard, MA,
  • Developing treatment plans based on results of evaluations and assessments performed by other therapists or specialists.
  • Consulting with parents to help them understand their child’s needs and how they can support their child’s development.
  • Observing children in their natural environments to identify their strengths and needs.
  • Recording children’s progress over time to determine whether treatment goals are being met.
  • Conducting assessments to determine a child’s developmental status and any needs for further intervention or treatment.
  • Referring children to other specialists or services when needed, such as speech therapy or occupational therapy.
02/2016 to 02/2017
Pediatric Physical Therapist Emerson Hospital Concord, MA,
  • Assess each child’s strengths and challenges through standardized assessments, observations,
    and family interviews, taking into account the child’s interests.
  • Work with the aides and the family to create child-specific therapeutic goals.
  • Treat a wide array of patients diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders, Attention
    Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Cerebral Palsy, Developmental Coordination Disorder, Down Syndrome (Trisomy 21), Developmental Delays, Low Muscle Tone, Pediatric Stroke, Physical injuries that limit participation, Spina Bifida, Torticollis, Traumatic Brain Injury and
    other developmental disabilities
  • Use play as a medium to work on balance, strength, coordination, posture, range of motion, and
    endurance with the goal to enable children to explore their environment and play so they can
    participate in physical activities that they enjoy.
  • Participate in weekly therapist-aide meetings to discuss treatment strategies for patients.
10/2014 to 02/2015
Physical Therapy Volunteer Emerson Hospital Waltham, MA,
  • Assist therapists with treatment sessions (i.e. follow with wheelchair or walker, retrieve assistive
    devices, etc.).
  • Brainstorm ideas for improvements based on past experiences and new research.
  • Prepare patients for upcoming treatment sessions.
  • Sanitize individual treatment tables, exercise rooms and equipment, arrange and replenish
    supplies, help patients fill insurance forms and questionnaires.
06/2011 to 02/2013
Pediatric Physical Therapist Jeet Child Development Center City, STATE,

As a physical therapist, realized the importance of maintaining electronic patient information (EHR) and
confidentiality using an application than merely Excel tracking sheets and separate Word documents.
Proposed the idea to senior management that brought in a boutique consulting firm to develop an in-
house application to service the needs of the center. Worked as a business analyst and tester for the
boutique software development firm due to their lack of resources and understanding of specific
business needs.

  • Business Analyst involved with gathering requirements for development of a system for
    electronic patient information and records.
  • Developed Customer Relationship Management (CRM) Strategy and Roadmap vision, and
    oversaw Business Process and Technical mapping to how the software should service the needs
    of physical therapists, the billing staff and transmission of medical records by email.
  • Gathered requirements for a phased-approach development of a customer and medical module, a
    billing module and a reporting module.
  • Authored a detailed project plan by working with the development lead to finalize
    deployment plans and schedules which included developing prototypes at specific stages.
  • Demonstrated skills in interviewing business users and clarifying the same requirements with
    technical developers.
  • Elicited requirements through JAD sessions, use cases (scenarios), business process description
    and interviews with other physical therapists/billing staff/senior management.
  • Defined and documented process flows for billing with insurance against cash.
  • Developed reporting and procedural standards for financial/reporting statements.
  • Combined numerous ideas for reports and shortlisted into a first set of manageable reports
    allowing for future expansion as needed.
  • Created a Requirements Traceability Matrix (RTM) that mapped business requirements to
    functional requirements to the test cases.
  • Served as the tester on the project by conducting SIT testing for each module based on the
    functional requirements gathered and documented
     Planned and led the UAT testing session with other physical therapists.
  • Tested the user interface (UI) thoroughly while understanding where the data was being stored in
    the backend tables.
  • Led the content for training design and training delivery for other physical therapists, billing staff
    and senior management.
  • Provided leadership to other physical therapists transitioning from paper and disparate records
    system to the new cohesive system of patient records and reporting.
  • Exceeded expectations and awarded for managing multiple roles as a physical therapist, project
    planner, business analyst and tester.
Education and Training
Expected in 03/2009 to to
Bachelors of Physical Therapy: Physical Therapy
K.J Somaiya College of Physiotherapy - Mumbai, India,
Full Professional
Full Professional
Native/ Bilingual
Full Professional
  • Google Project Management Certification.

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School Attended

  • K.J Somaiya College of Physiotherapy

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  • Pediatric Physical Therapist
  • Pediatric Physical Therapist
  • Pediatric Physical Therapist
  • Pediatric Physical Therapist
  • Physical Therapy Volunteer
  • Pediatric Physical Therapist


  • Bachelors of Physical Therapy

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