Competent and caring Physical Therapist Assistant with 11 years dedicated career experience providing patient care in rehabilitation settings. Exhibits a calm and reassuring personality and employs strong communication skills.
07/2015 to Current
Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA)Genesis Rehab Services – South Milwaukee, WI
Provided skilled gait training to ensure proper use of assistive devices and patient safety.
Planned and administered a range of treatments and therapeutic exercise programs involving active and passive ranges of motion and muscle reeducation.
07/2007 to 07/2015
Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA)Progressive Step Rehabilitation – South Milwaukee, WI
Provided direct patient care to adult and geriatric individuals with orthopedic pathologies such as total hip and knee replacements, muscles sprain, and foot/ankle injuries utilizing modalities, therapeutic exercise and patient education.
Attended care conferences with patients and interdisciplinary care team to report and assist in decision making on care plan.
07/2006 to 02/2008
Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA)Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare- All Saints Hospital – Racine, WI
Instructed, motivated, and assisted adult and geriatric patients while implementing plan of care set forth by the Physical Therapist.
Constructed home exercise programs for adult and geriatric individuals to maintain therapeutic gains.
Associate of Applied Science: Physical Therapist Assistant Milwaukee Area Technical College - Milwaukee, WI