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.