Caring Physical Therapist Assistant 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. Team player, deeply committed to delivering quality care as a Physical Therapist Assistant for geriatric and orthopedic patients. Patient and flexible with 5 years treating and helping patients adapt to wheelchairs, braces, canes, crutches and prosthetic devices.
Experience in Geriatric care
Excellent attention to detail
08/2009 to 05/2014
Physical Therapist AssistantSava Senior Care – Bay City, TX
Monitored and recorded patient progress in response to therapy.
Taught patients uses of wheelchairs, braces, canes, crutches and prosthetic devices.
Recorded detailed treatment, responses and progress notes in patient charts.
Communicated effectively with other care providers (physicians, nurses, business office, and medical records) to provide for continuity of patient care.
Consistently exhibited courtesy, compassion and respect to patients, families, caregivers, visitors, physicians, administrators and co-workers.
Associate of Applied Science: Physical Therapist Assistant Wharton County Jr College - Wharton, TX
Coursework in Rehabilitative Services and Physical Therapy
High School Diploma: Wharton High School - Wharton, TX
Edwardo Reyes- Rehab Director/SLP, 979-216-6560 Jan Trochta- PTA / co worker, 979-479-2113 Yvonne Compian- PTA, 832-628-7974