supervision, patient, wound care, therapy, therapeutic
Organized and administered a range of treatments and therapeutic exercise programs involving active and passive ranges of motion and muscle reeducation.
Instructed patient and family in treatment procedures to be continued at home. Provided therapy to patients with neurological disorders such as CVA, TBI, cancer, Alzheimer's and dementia.
Educated patients and families about infant care, preparation of healthy meals, independent living and adaptation to disability or illness.
Excelled in ability to customize/adapt conventional PT techniques to meet the special needs of individual patients. Completed all required forms and documents.
Excelled in ability to customize/adapt conventional PT techniques to meet the special needs of individual patients. Utilized strong skills to determine appropriate physical and psychosocial needs of patients.
My responsibilities included: Performing physical therapy evaluations, patient education, and documentation of patient's progress. I also provided instruction to patients and their families.
Physical Therapy Technician
The American College
Provided therapeutic exercises under supervision of physical therapist. Supervised and delegated responsibilities to PTA.., and assisted patients with activities of daily living.
Monitored patient progress during therapy by providing information on treatment, treatment, and prevention of infection. Provided patients with whirlpool baths, ultrasound, and whirlpool treatments.
Documented patient's progress and completed discharge summaries, home-program treatment plans and other forms as needed. Provided wound care to patients with orthopedic injuries.
Communicated with patients and families to ensure proper treatment. Maintained a clean, safe, and organized environment. Provided support to patients in the rehabilitation process.
Demonstrated ability to work independently and in a fast-paced environment. Provided patients with a safe and effective way to help them regain strength and function.
Provided patients with exercises and modalities as directed by the physical therapist. Assisted in the treatment of patients. Performed manual therapy techniques.