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Physical Therapist Assistants work alongside healthcare professionals specialized in physical therapy and help patients recover from physical injuries or disorders. Common work activities described in a Physical Therapist Assistant example resume are documenting patients, assisting patients with physical activities, keeping the working environment safe and clean, and helping implement treatment plans. Those seeking to work in this field should demonstrate a supportive personality, empathy, a good level of physical fitness, and strong communication and interpersonal skills. Most candidates showcase in their resumes an Associate's Degree in physical therapy, from an accredited education institution.

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Student Physical Therapist Assistant

  • Administered medically prescribed physical therapy treatment for patients suffering from injuries and muscle, nerve, joint and bone diseases.
  • Performed manual exercises to improve and maintain function.
  • Oriented, instructed and directed work activities of aides.
  • Wrote, designed and produced home exercise programs for patients.
Candidate Info
4
months in
workforce
2
months
at this job
AAS
Physical Therapist Assistant
22

Physical Therapist Assistant Student

in performing patient treatment plans and with electronic documentation.

  • Assisted Physical Therapist in treating strokes and muscle weakness.
  • Aided Physical Therapist with home assessment and outpatient treatments.
  • Collaborated well with nursing staff, Occupational Therapist, Speech Therapist, and Physical Therapist to provide overall patient care.
Candidate Info
6
months in
workforce
2
months
at this job
AAS
Physical Therapist Assistant
23

Student Physical Therapist Assistant

Performed data collection under the supervision of the physical therapist.

  • Consistently provided sound clinical reasoning in treatment planning, implementation and monitoring of patient progress.
  • Maintained treatment area, clean and organized, and prepared for each treatment session.
  • Participated and assisted therapist with ROM exercises, PNF techniques, gait training and manual interventions such as: passive stretching and STM, joint mobilizations.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
AS
Applied Science
24

Physical Therapist Assistant

Prepared home exercises program for discharged patients.

  • Educated patients on proper body mechanics/techniques.
  • Instructed patients with the use of assistive devices.
  • Provided in-patient and outpatient services.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AAS
Physical Therapist
BS
Psychology
25

Physical Therapist Assistant Student

Provided passive range of motion, manual stretching, soft tissue massage and joint mobilization.

  • Administered manual and mechanical traction, TENS, and ultrasound.
  • Conferred with the physical therapist regarding patient information for planning, modifying and coordinating treatment.
  • Assisted the physical therapist with manual muscle testing and measuring patient's range of motion.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
AS
Physical Therapist Assistant
26

Physical Therapist Assistant Student

Provided physical therapy treatment for adolescent, adult and geriatric orthopedic patients

  • Provided interventions including therapeutic exercise, manual therapy, modalities, neuromuscular reeducation, patient education, etc.
  • Completed documentation utilizing flow charts of patients treated
  • Performed various duties such as setting up/cleaning of treatment rooms, laundry, scheduling patients, etc.
  • Entrusted with keys to the facility.
  • Provided an in-service on "Alternative Treatments to Manage Psycho-emotional Factors of Temporomandibular Disorder
  • Location specialized in temporomandibular disorder, breast cancer patients, myofascial release and craniosacral therapy
Candidate Info
4
months in
workforce
2
months
at this job
AS
Physical Therapist Assistant
27

Physical Therapist Assistant (full-time)

Provided physically challenged patients with extensive rehabilitation, motivation and goal progression.

  • Maintained extensive services and communications with patients with various physical needs including neurological, orthopedic, cardiology, geriatric, wound care, chronic pain, and stroke rehabilitation,
  • Exceeded levels in patient satisfaction reviews and handled operational problems.
  • Provided superior service to customers through care planning, attention to detail and follow-up with patient's caregivers.
  • Maintained a strong relationship with Multi-Disciplinary Team of Physician's, Physician Assistant's, Nurse Practitioner's, Administrator, Nursing, Occupational Therapist, Speech Therapist and Home Health Providers with strong focus on excellent care for our patients.
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
28

Contract Physical Therapist Assistant

Provide therapeutic services to patients to improve overall health and wellness

  • Work with a wide variety of patients and healthcare teams to achieve common goals of therapy.
  • Educate patients and family members on importance of therapy for patient progress in order to reach goals of therapy.
  • Provided instruction and assistance with patient exercises and rehabilitation
  • Performed open/closing duties of the office including organization of patient records and billing
  • Assisted therapists in progression of patients while providing constructive feedback when appropriate
Candidate Info
4
months in
workforce
Physical Therapist Assistant
29

Student Physical Therapist Assistant

  • As a Student Physical Therapist Assistant, guided patients through prescribed exercise programs like assistive, passive and resistive exercise routines to enhance strength, muscle tone, and range of motion in a busy out patient facility
  • Monitored and observed patient condition during the treatment process and prepared notes of any significant change in patient condition
  • Performed therapeutic activities like massage and body mechanics instructions by using goniometer tests and indices
  • Prepared physical therapy equipment by filling tanks, setting devices, checking and adjusting controls of equipment
  • Responsible for cleaning and changing mats and linens as well as cleaning and refilling equipment
  • Handled responsibilities of preparing health service charge and enter the charges into computer under Physical Therapist Assistants supervision.
Candidate Info
8
months in
workforce
5
months
at this job
AS
Science
AS
Liberal Arts
30

Physical Therapist Assistant/trainer

Assisted patients through rehabilitation by educating them proper biomechanics in the clinic, and provided thorough information for independent rehabilitation

  • Provided several pain modalities to encourage pain, edema, and inflammation relief
  • Assisted physical therapists with several manual therapy treatments
  • Responsible for organization and cleanliness of the clinic, as well as upkeep of gym and clinic equipment
  • Supported front desk staff with charting and filing of patient documentation
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Biological Sciences

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