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Physical Therapy Technicians offer operational and clerical support to Physical Therapists. Their primary responsibilities include checking patient data, updating records, helping patients perform exercises, implementing treatment plans, and keeping the work environment safe and organized. Qualifications like physical therapy expertise, compassion, empathy, communication and interpersonal skills, and stamina are commonly seen on most resume samples. A good level of physical fitness is also required. Employers select resumes displaying an Associate's Degree awarded by an accredited school.

For more information on what it takes to be a Physical Therapy Technician, check out our complete Physical Therapy Technician Job Description.

1

Physical Therapy Technician

Supported Director of Physical Therapy with administrative duties. Assisted in creating employees schedule

  • Developed and created patient benefits eligibility forms, physical therapy patient assessment forms, and patient flow sheets for the Physical Therapist to submit to third party payers for reimbursements
  • Responsible for creating a system of documenting providers patient loads which includes attendance and cancelations on a daily basis
  • Supervised and mentored pre-college graduates (2-3 per semester) during their internship during clinic hours.
  • Developed pre-graduate interns work schedules as well as creating volunteer log forms, clinic policies for interns and statement of understanding agreement forms.
  • Assisted in patient care with Physical Therapist
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Kinesiology
MA
Healthcare Administration
2

Physical Therapy Technician

Implemented ways to promote an open-involvement environment between patients and their families

  • Developed knowledge of 30 different exercises and was able to work indepently, training and supervising patients within three weeks
  • Learned and mastered software used for scheduling and maintaining medical/payment records within my first two weeks (Practice Solution 2000 and Instamed)
  • Maintained exceptional on-time patient turnover through standardized practices
  • Fulfilled additional front office and managerial roles when necessary
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
BS
Communications And Journalism
3

Physical Therapy Technician

Assisted with developing and implementing treatment plan of care and modified when needed

  • Established positive rapport with patients and delivered effective patient care
  • Supervised and documented patients progression and response to therapeutic activities in group settings or 1:1 setting
  • Worked Closely with the senior population with a wide range of conditions including stroke, Parkinson, MS, chronic and acute pain
  • Coordinated and educated patients with Home Exercise Programs to encourage a successful recovery
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Process
4

Physical Therapy Technician

Assisted in carrying out patient-related activities, which were predetermined for each patient and assigned by the therapist. Prepared patients and equipment for treatment by positioning patients and assembling the equipment necessary for treatment. Under direct supervision of the therapist, applied basic modalities with established patients. Observed, recorded, and reported patients' conditions, reactions, and responses to treatment to the therapist.

  • Helped in transferring patients and maintained the work area in a clean and orderly state.
  • Assisted with the application of cryotherapy, hydrocolator packs, set up of electrical stimulation, paraffin and hydrotherapy.
  • Demonstrated the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care based on the physical safety and related criteria appropriate to the age of the patients served.
  • Folded, stored and stocked linens.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
5

Physical Therapy Technician

Orchestrate teamwork amongst all employees resulting in improved efficiency and a positive working environment.

  • Facilitate patient intake and scheduling resulting in a 100% positive customer feedback rating.
  • Maintain organized filing of over 250 patients' information/flow sheets with 100% accountability
  • Provide safe rehabilitation maneuvers for patients and assist therapists in patient training procedures.
  • Assist with patient care and rehabilitation maneuvers as directed by therapists
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Criminal Justice
6

Physical Therapy Technician

Conferred with physical therapy staff and others to discuss and evaluate patient information for planning, modifying, and coordinating treatment.

  • Instructed, motivated, and assisted a diverse patient population with completing therapeutic exercise routines while ensuring their safety and confidentiality.
  • Performed modalities such as electrical stimulation, ultrasound, and infrared.
  • Verified physical therapy insurance benefits with various health care providers.
  • Answered daily phone calls and inquires, managed scheduling and created new patients charts.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Athletic Training
7

Physical Therapy Technician

Administered therapeutic modalities such as ultrasounds, electrical stimulation, hot/cold packs.

  • Instructed, motivated, safeguarded, and assisted patients practicing exercises and functional activities.
  • Observed patients during treatment to compile and evaluate data on patients' progress.
  • Maintained equipment and furniture to keep it in good working condition.
  • Kept facility organized and sanitary.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Medicine
AS
Surgery
BS
Health Science
8

Physical Therapy Technician

Physical Therapy Technician.

  • Assisted patients of all ages in the rehabilitation process and provide friendly and efficient customer service to each individual.
  • Determined rehabilitation routines based on individual needs and implemented quick methods to help individuals learn exercises.
  • Learn skills to read and organize protocols with knowledge in medical terminology.
Candidate Info
11
months in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BA
Business Administration / Marketing
9

Physical Therapy Technician

EMR experience

  • Coordinated physical fitness routines
  • Demonstrated and instructed physical therapy exercises
  • Directed and managed patient programs simultaneously
  • Set up and applied modalities- electrical stimulation and ultrasound
  • Trained new hires, verified insurance, scheduled patients, and collected co- pays
  • Laundered towels and linens and maintained cleanliness of facility and equipment
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Kinesiology & Sociology
10

Physical Therapy Technician

Observed patients before, during, and after therapy

  • Roomed patients and set up modalities and equipment for patients
  • Instructed patients on how to perform specific exercises and stretches under the direction and supervision of the physical therapist
  • Recorded patient's progress and results after each treatment and reported their progress to the physical
  • Educated patients about procedures to follow after treatment
  • Answered phones, completed filing tasks, scheduled patients, conducted inventory
  • Cleaned and maintained treatment areas, set up and minor maintenance of therapy equipment.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Informatics And Health Information Technology
BS
Human Communications

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