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physical therapy aide resume example with 5+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Motivated Physical Therapist offering treatment support, program documentation and exercise assistance patients. Eager to provide relief from pain through therapy, exercise and stretching. Works especially well with youth and elderly patients. Energetic Physical Therapist Assistant offering wealth of experience in charting patients' progress and supervising junior staff members. Hardworking and safety-conscious with background working in outpatient clinics. Dedicated Physical Therapist Assistant focused on cultivating positive patient relationships. Knowledgeable in rehabilitation and caseload management.

Skills
  • Medical History Taking
  • Medication Side Effect Knowledge
  • Treatment Evaluation
  • Patient Interviews
  • Patient-Focused Therapy
  • Therapeutic Exercise
  • Oral and Written Communications
  • Basic Life Support
  • Emotional Support
  • Massage Therapy
  • Conditioning
Work History
Physical Therapy Aide, 10/2020 to Current
HcaDavie, FL,
  • Documented each patient case with updates in computer system.
  • Scheduled patient appointments to meet treatment requirements and provide quality care.
  • Communicated with physicians to provide updates on patient care.
  • Assessed treatment plans and made adjustments for maximum benefits.
  • Assisted Physical Therapists to initiate different patient care plans in outpatient setting.
  • Worked in acute care setting and created individualized exercise programs for patients.
  • Planned individually-designed treatment programs to restore, maintain and improve physical functioning, alleviate pain and prevent disability.
Home Health Caregiver, 08/2014 to 01/2015
Bayada Home Health CareLebanon, NH,
  • Offered patients and families emotional support and instruction in preparing healthy meals, independent living and adaptation to disability or illness.
  • Assisted patients with dressing, grooming and feeding needs, helping to overcome and adapt to mobility restrictions.
  • Provided mobility assistance such as bicycle and regular exercising.
  • Completed entries in log books, journals and care plans to accurately document and report patient progress.
  • Encouraged patients to participate in safe physical activity to help boost mood and improve overall wellness.
  • Followed nutritional plans to prepare optimal meals.
  • Coordinated daily medicine schedules and administration to help clients address symptoms and enhance quality of life.
  • Helped clients with managed home care, ensuring efficacy of care by monitoring health status.
  • Documented vital statistics and coordinated with health care providers.
  • Constructed cognitively stimulating activities.
Physical Therapist Assistant, 06/2011 to 10/2014
Bjc HealthcareBerkeley, MO,
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing.
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar levels.
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease and muscular dystrophy.
  • Maintained best-in-class standards for individualized care by continuously checking in with patients and families and quickly providing care.
  • Documented each patient case with updates in computer system.
  • Communicated with physicians to provide updates on patient care.
  • Assessed treatment plans and made adjustments for maximum benefits.
  • Taught patients how to live within limits of capabilities and celebrated successes.
  • Worked in acute care setting and created individualized exercise programs for patients.
  • Administered massages and traction to relieve pain, improve comfort levels and decrease or prevent deformity or crippling.
  • Demonstrated respect, friendliness and willingness to help wherever needed.
  • Performed duties in accordance with applicable standards, policies and regulatory guidelines to promote safe working environment.
  • Implemented treatment programs for children with juvenile arthritis and those in recovery from sports injuries.
  • Carried out day-day-day duties accurately and efficiently.
  • 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.
  • Smoothly assisted, positioned and secured patients at therapy devices to support safe treatment protocols.
  • Assisted patients with employing assistive devices such as splints and braces to support treatment goals.
  • Completed passive and active manual therapy techniques to help patients manage pain and related symptoms.
  • Evaluated patients and collected measurements to properly fit orthopedic devices and medical prostheses.
  • Assisted [Number] Physical Therapists to initiate different patient care plans in outpatient setting.
Education
Bachelor of Science: Physical Therapy, Expected in 03/2000
San Juan De Dios College - Pasay City, Metro Manila,
GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • San Juan De Dios College

Job Titles Held:

  • Physical Therapy Aide
  • Home Health Caregiver
  • Physical Therapist Assistant

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science

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