Caring [physical therapist] with strong interpersonal skills and proficiency in patient assessment, time management and therapy-program design and execution. Enthusiastic and dedicated to achieving superior patient outcomes while participating as a member of a multidisciplinary case-management team.
Adaptive to changing environments
Focused on consistent, quality care
to Current Encore Rehabilitation, INC (Medilodge-Yale) – Yale,
Monitored and recorded patient progress in response to therapy.
Educated patients and family members regarding diagnosis, injury prevention and therapeutic treatments.
Accurately completed insurance and Medicaid billing and OASIS documentations in timely manner.
Taught patients uses of wheelchairs, braces, canes, crutches and prosthetic devices.
Managed a high-volume caseload and organized the daily schedules of physical therapy assistants and patients.
Taught patients how to live within the limits of their capabilities and celebrated their successes.
Planned individually-designed treatment programs to restore, maintain and improve physical functioning, alleviate pain and prevent disability.
Facilitated outpatient physical therapy for patients with knee and hip replacements, chronic pain and balance disorders.
Communicated effectively with other care providers (physicians, nurses, business office, and medical records) to provide for continuity of patient care.
Contributed to team meetings and collaborated with management in the decision-making process.
Consistently exhibited courtesy, compassion and respect to patients, families, caregivers, visitors, physicians, administrators and co-workers.
Inspected physician referrals and determined appropriate evaluation procedures.
Directly supervised clinical students and support staff, including certified and licensed assistants, technicians and volunteers.
to 08/2010 Encore Rehabilitation, INC (Medilodge-St. Clair) – St Clair,
MI See "Medilodge-Yale"
to 08/2007 Northwest Therapy and Fitness (POH Medical Center) – Oxford,
Doctor of Physical TherapyDecember 2005University of Michigan-
Bachelor of Science: Health ScienceDecember 2003University of Michigan-