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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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Physical Therapist Assistant

Learned and practiced manual therapy techniques such as myofascial release.

  • Performed daily modalities, such as ultrasound, electrical stimulation, hot and cold packs.
  • Monitored, tracked, and dictated progression of therapeutic exercise under licensed PT's supervision.
  • Learned how to write appropriate daily progress notes for Worker's Compensation and No Fault insurance.
  • Worked at a fast and efficient team with other Physical Therapist and Acupuncture Doctor.
  • Used MEDENT software to communicate between providers and other professionals
  • Worked Saturday's to assist the PT with Functional Capacity Evaluations.
  • Assisted the Physical Therapist in filling out MG2 for Worker's Compensation.
  • Took part in patient education, related to work and motor vehicle accidents.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Applied Science (aas)
Physical Therapy For The Practicing Clinician
42

Physical Therapist Assistant

Provide physical therapy services under the direction and supervision of the physical therapist

  • Obtain data and modify interventions while ensuring patient safety and comfort
  • Determine treatment and home exercise programs for patients
  • Experience in orthopedics, geriatrics, stroke and pain management
  • Experience in Manual Therapy, modalities such as Ultrasound and Electrical Stimulation
  • Educate patients on rationale of treatment and use of proper body mechanics
  • Document interventions via WebPT
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
AS
Science
AS
Arts
BS
Biology
43

Physical Therapist Assistant

Serve nursing home, transitional care, outpatient and cardiac rehab therapy

  • Work as team member in patient care, schedule therapy sessions, maintain equipment and supplies
  • Document in ECS and Smart documentation software
  • Present and instruct at health fairs, volunteer and restorative care In-Services
  • Served as primary therapist coordinator in the absence of the department PT and/or OT
  • Participated in care teams, core rounds, codes, CPR certification, and as clinical PTA instructor
  • Perform receptionist duties, department opening and closing duties
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
AAS
Physical Therapist Assistant
Computers
Massage Courses
44

Physical Therapist Assistant

Provide direct patient care in physical rehabilitation in home residence settings

  • Keep up to date records of patient progress and maintained patient records in a confidential manner
  • Use and full understanding of whirlpool, contrast baths, ultrasound, hot and cold packs, electrical stimulation, assistive devices
  • Provide direct patient care in physical rehabilitation in home residence settings
  • Keep up to date records of patient progress and maintained patient records in a confidential manner
  • Use and full understanding of whirlpool, contrast baths, ultrasound, hot and cold packs, electrical stimulation, assistive devices
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
45

Contract Physical Therapist Assistant

Patient treatment in a variety of settings including; outpatient, skilled nursing and long term care

  • Quick adaptability to company policies, procedures, data bases, billing and patient care
  • Professionalism and accountability for personal skill set, PT's POC, and dictations
  • Averaged 3-4 patients per hour in a busy outpatient orthopedic clinic
  • Patient caseload included sports injuries and pediatric through geriatric rehabilitation
  • Managed scheduling, progress notes and prescription requests
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AAS
Physical Therapist Assistant
BA
International Affairs
46

Physical Therapist Assistant

Effectively providing manual techniques of soft tissue mobilization, cross friction mobilization, and joint
mobilization to cervical, lumbar, and upper and lower extremity clients

  • Assessing and advancing patients in outpatient clinic with therapeutic exercises appropriate for patient's
  • Communicating with Physical Therapist consistently to provide best possible treatment and care for patient
  • Implementing and motivating patient with home exercise program with effective therapeutic exercises
  • Diligently cleaned laundry and helped with other tasks needed to obtain clean work environment
  • Assisting in office scheduling of new patients, entering charges, and various other responsibilities
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AAS
Physical Therapist Assistant
47

Physical Therapist Assistant

Under direct supervision of a Physical Therapist, responsible for providing treatment to a variety of patients in an acute care setting.

  • Majority of time spent with the orthopedic population, including total knee/hip replacement surgeries, spinal surgeries, as well as internal/external fixator surgeries.
  • Treatment goals included improving mobility within the bed, with transfers, ambulation, and stair negotiation, as well as Family/Caregiver education.
  • Treatments included passive and active range of motion, therapeutic exercise, ambulation and stair negotiation with and without assistive devices.
  • Consistently lead total joint group classes involving 2-8 patients. This included therapeutic exercises, bed mobility, transfer, ambulation, car transfer, and stair negotiation training.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AAS
Physical Therapist Assistant
BS
Exercise Physiology
48

Student Physical Therapist Assistant

  • Provided patients with therapeutic interventions as prescribed by Physical Therapists in an orthopedic outpatient setting.
  • Managed a caseload of 8-16 patients per day with general supervision.
  • Provided patient treatments through manual therapy; soft tissue mobilization, joint mobilization, passive range of motion and active-assisted range of motion, therapeutic exercise, gait training, modalities, Kinesio tape, and education on home exercise programs.
  • Used computer based software for documentation.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
months
at this job
AS
Physical Therapist Assistant
BS
Biology
49

Physical Therapist Assistant

  • Assisted the Physical Therapist in implementing the patient's treatment plans in a geriatric
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate with the patient, family, physicians and co-workers regarding the nature of the patient's problem and treatment plan.
  • Hands on experience in muscle re-education, wound care, gait, ADL, transfer, functional and prosthetic training.
  • Demonstrated understanding of various modalities.
  • Documented and filed all patient related activities.
  • Monitored compliance with all appropriate laws and regulations.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Physical Therapy
AS
Bible / Theology

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