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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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Professional Summary
Hardworking, compassionate Physical Therapist Assistant offering 15+ years of Outpatient, Skilled Nursing, Long Term Care, Acute, Sub-acute and Home Health experience and solid credentials, including dual-state licensure, CPR certification and extensive training in ACP modalities, BIODEX and OMNI VR technology.
Skills
  • Experienced in Acute, Outpatient, Home Health, Rehab, subacute and Skilled Nursing settings 
  • Experienced in Med A/ Med B and insurance payer sources/billing
  • Clinical Instructor for PTA students
  • Focused on consistent, quality care
  • BLS training
  • Skilled in patient relations
  • Adaptive to changing environments
  • Patient-focused therapy
  • Expertise in ACP modalities, BIODEX and OMNI VR systems 
  • Experienced in CASAMBA documentation



Work History
2015 to Current
Physical Therapist Assistant - Full Time Encore Rehabilitation Services Upper Providence, PA,
  • Home Health Setting
  • Educated patients and family members regarding diagnosis, injury prevention and therapeutic treatments.
  • Planned individually-designed treatment programs to restore, maintain and improve physical functioning, alleviate pain and prevent disability.
  • Recorded detailed prognosis, treatment, responses and progress notes in patient charts.
  • Tested and measured patients’ strength, balance and fall risk assessments and reported patient weekly progress to supervising Physical Therapist in timely manner.
  • Delivered home care physical therapy to homebound patients.
  • Conducted precise assessments of patient condition and functional abilities.
  • Diligently observed patient safety, risk management and infection control policies and procedures at all times.
  • 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.

04/2012 to 2015
Physical Therapist Assistant - Full Time Encore Rehabilitation Services Warner Robins, GA,
  • Outpatient/inpatient subacute rehab
  • Trained clinical students 
  • Facilitated outpatient physical therapy for patients with knee and hip replacements, chronic pain and balance disorders. 
  • Treated a wide range of conditions, including chronic and acute pain, general weakness, COPD, CHF , joint replacements, dislocations, arthritis, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s, stroke and neuropathies.
  • Educated patients and family members regarding diagnosis, injury prevention and therapeutic treatments.
  • Planned individually-designed treatment programs to restore, maintain and improve physical functioning, alleviate pain and prevent disability.
  • Taught patients uses of wheelchairs, braces, canes, crutches and prosthetic devices.
  • Monitored and recorded patient progress in response to therapy.
  • Managed a high-volume caseload


10/2013 to 2015
Physical Therapist Assistant - PRN Therapy Management Corporation Redding, CT,
  • Nursing home/LTC setting/Memory care unit
  • Planned individually-designed treatment programs to restore, maintain and improve physical functioning, alleviate pain and prevent disability.
  • Educated patients and family members regarding diagnosis, injury prevention and therapeutic treatments.
  • Monitored and recorded patient progress in response to therapy.

02/2012 to 04/2012
Physical Therapist Assistant Innovage Downey, CA,
  • LTC/Skilled Nursing setting
  • Planned and administered a range of treatments and therapeutic exercise programs involving active and passive ranges of motion and muscle reeducation.
  • Taught patients uses of wheelchairs, braces, canes, crutches and prosthetic devices.
  • Planned individually-designed treatment programs to restore, maintain and improve physical functioning, alleviate pain and prevent disability.



02/2010 to 02/2012
Physical Therapist Assistant Innovage Orlando, FL,
  • Home Health Setting
  • Recorded detailed prognosis, treatment, responses and progress notes in patient charts.
  • Delivered home care physical therapy to homebound patients.
  • 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.

10/2009 to 02/2010
Physical Therapist Assistant Innovage Denver, CO,
  • Delivered home care physical therapy to homebound patients.
  • Conducted precise assessments of patient condition and functional abilities.
  • Communicated effectively with other care providers (physicians, nurses, business office, and medical records) to provide for continuity of patient care

10/2006 to 10/2009
Physical Therapist Assistant Innovage Lakewood, CO,
  • LTC/Skilled nursing setting/ alzheimer's memory care unit
  • Treated a wide range of conditions, including chronic and acute pain, general weakness and debility, joint replacements, dislocations, arthritis, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s, stroke and neuropathies.
  • Educated patients and family members regarding diagnosis, injury prevention and therapeutic treatments.
  • Monitored and recorded patient progress in response to therapy.
  • Planned and administered a range of treatments and therapeutic exercise programs involving active and passive ranges of motion and muscle reeducation.

04/2005 to 09/2006
Physical Therapist Assistant Innovage San Bernardino, CA,
  • Skilled Nursing / LTC setting / Memory Care Unit
  • Treated a wide range of conditions, including chronic and acute pain, General debility and weakness, COPD, CHF, dislocations, arthritis, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s, stroke and neuropathies.
  • Planned and administered a range of treatments and therapeutic exercise programs involving active and passive ranges of motion and muscle reeducation.
  • Taught patients uses of wheelchairs, braces, canes, crutches and prosthetic devices.

2005 to 04/2005
Physical Therapist Assistant Innovage Loveland, CO,
  • Orthopedics/Acute inpatient 
  • Managed a high-volume caseload and organized the daily schedules of patients.
  • Taught patients uses of wheelchairs, braces, canes, crutches and prosthetic devices.
  • Treated a wide range of conditions, including chronic and acute pain, MVA, whiplash, dislocations, arthritis, Orthopedics, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s, stroke and neuropathies.

08/2001 to 01/2005
Physical Therapist Assistant Innovage Aurora, CO,
  • LTC / Skilled nursing / Assisted Living and Adult Daycare settings
  • Managed a high-volume caseload.
  • Managed an exercise group for assisted living facility.
  • Treated a variety of conditions in skilled nursing setting, assisted living setting , adult daycare and independent settings.
  • Educated patients and family members regarding diagnosis, injury prevention and therapeutic treatments.

10/2000 to 08/2001
Physical Therapist Assistant/Rehab Team Leader- Full Time Encore Rehabilitation Services Whitinsville, ,
  • LTC/Skilled Nursing setting
  • Team Leader, responsible for attending daily rehab meetings, coordination of rehab team members and scheduling of evaluations and paperwork in a timely matter.
  • Planned individually-designed treatment programs to restore, maintain and improve physical functioning, alleviate pain and prevent disability.
  • Recorded detailed prognosis, 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.
  • Contributed to team meetings and collaborated with management in the decision-making process.

05/1997 to 08/1999
Physical Therapist Assistant- Full time Mercy Hospital- Supervisor Kim Bergevin City, STATE,
  • Acute Hospital Setting/ Transitional Care Unit/ Orthopedics
  • Monitored and recorded patient progress in response to therapy.
  • Evaluated and treated a wide range of conditions, including chronic and acute pain, disc prolapse, whiplash, dislocations, arthritis, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s, stroke and neuropathies.
  • Planned and administered a range of treatments and therapeutic exercise programs involving active and passive ranges of motion and muscle reeducation.
  • Taught patients uses of wheelchairs, braces, canes, crutches and prosthetic devices.

Education
Expected in 05/1997
Associate of Applied Science: Physical Therapist Assistant
Southwestern Illinois College- Attended 1995-1997 - 2500 Carlyle Ave, Belleville, IL 62221
GPA:


Accomplishments
  • Trained and oriented new physical therapy assistants.
  • Managed small Rehab Department at Pittsfield Manor 11/2000 to 09/2001
  • Successfully developed and led an Assisted living facility bi-weekly exercise group


Certifications And Professional Licenses
  • Missouri PTA License 118091 - expires 01/31/2018
  • Illinois PTA license 160.002842 - expires 09/30/2017
  • CPR Certification - expires June 2017


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School Attended
  • Southwestern Illinois College- Attended 1995-1997
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Degrees
  • Associate of Applied Science