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physical therapy assistant Resume


Desired Industry: Healthcare SpiderID: 63935
Desired Job Location: elmont, New York Date Posted: 9/14/2012
Type of Position: Contractor Availability Date: 10/3/2012
Desired Wage: negotiable
U.S. Work Authorization: Yes
Job Level: Experienced with over 2 years experience Willing to Travel: Yes, Less Than 25%
Highest Degree Attained: Bachelors Willing to Relocate: No


Objective:
increase my clinical skills as a therapist, theres always room for improvement


Experience:
EXPERIENCE:
6/10- present HealthPro Staffing, Woodbury, NY
• Providing therapeutic exercises for the elderly in a nursing home environment (i.e. Neuro-reeducation training, ambulation training, proprioceptive training)
• Perform a variety of therapeutic procedures such as; thermotherapy, cryotherapy, soft tissue mobilization, and massage
• Review of charts and patient progress with the clinical team
• Responsible to order and maintain supply of prosthetics/orthotics and/or assistive devices for patients requiring such tools to help patients function independently.
5/09- 6/10
St. John’s Episcopal Hospital, Far Rockaway, NY
Physical Therapist Assistant
• Provide therapeutic exercises given/administered by orthopedic physicians/ physical therapists
• Perform a multitude of therapeutic procedures; electrotherapy, thermotherapy, cryotherapy, manual traction, joint mobilization, soft tissue mobilization, ultrasound, massage, proprioceptive, neuro-reeducation techniques
• Provide the patient with a H.E.P. to review the concepts that were given to them during physical therapy session to decrease pain with ADL’s
• Review of charts and patient progress with physicians and physical therapy clinical staff

6/09- 7/10 Orthoflex Physical Therapy, Howard Beach, NY
Physical Therapist Assistant
• Provide therapeutic exercises for individuals of all clientele based on prescription given by the primary physician/ physical therapist, based on the diagnoses
• Supervise/ direct aides on 1 on 1 hands on care with patients
• Provide assistance to the physical therapist on all aspects within the scope of practice of a P.T.A. provided by the A.P.T.A
• Perform a variety of therapeutic procedures; cryotherapy, thermotherapy, electrotherapy, ultrasound, joint mobilization, manual traction
• Responsible for patient daily log/ soap note documentation

2/08-7/10 Rockaway Park Physical Therapy & Aquatic Center, Rockaway Park, NY
Physical Therapy Assistant
• Performing therapeutic procedures such as therapeutic exercise, massage, electrical
Stimulation, thermo/cryotherapy application, manual traction, ultrasound
application.
• Provide pt education on postural/ body awareness with activities of daily living.
• Responsible for daily documentation of patient records
• Provide aquatic therapy for special needs individuals
• Provide therapy for children with neurological dysfunction





2/08- 10/08 Alexander E. Dolsky, P.T. Orthopedic & Sports Physical Therapy, Queens Blvd. NY
Physical Therapy Assistant
• Performing therapeutic procedures such as therapeutic exercise, massage, electrical
stimulation, thermo/cryotherapy application, manual traction, ultrasound application.
• Responsible for daily documentation of patient records
• Perform myofascial release
• Performed other task as requested by the physical therapist within PTA’s scope of practice

1/07- 2/08 Physical Therapy of Harlem, New York, NY
Physical Therapy Assistant
• Performed components of therapeutic procedures including exercises, massage, electrical stimulation, hot and cold pack application, manual traction, and ultrasound
• Provided assistance with scheduling , telephone support, and translation in Spanish
• Responsible for documentation of patient records
• Performed other task as requested by the physical therapist within PTA’s scope of practice

7/04-3/05 Rego Fitness, Rego Park, NY
Personal Trainer
• Provided orientations to new members
• Responsible for providing clinical trial sessions to new members
• Responsible for providing follow up calls to existing members
• Responsible for providing group personal training sessions

7/04-3/05 Belaire Health Club, New York, NY
Lifeguard/ Assistant Manage
• Responsible for providing a safe environment and maintaining the club and pool area
• Provided assistance and orientation to members
• Assisted with light office work
• Maintained the security log


4/03- 11/03 Bronx YMCA, Bronx, NY
Fitness Counselor / Personal Trainer
• Provided orientations for new members and non-members
• Responsible for providing tours of the fitness facility
• Responsible for instructing proper use of machines
• Implement exercises to fit clients individual needs



1/03- 4/03 YMCA of Jamaica Queens, Jamaica, NY
Intern – Personal Trainer
• Responsible for providing a clean and safe fitness center
• Responsible for orientations for new members
• Responsible for instructing group exercises for adolescents

REFERENCES: Furnished upon request


Education:
EDUCATION: LaGuardia Community College /CUNY
A.A. S. Physical Therapist Assistant

York College/CUNY
B.S. in Movement Science


Affiliations:
affiliations performed before working as a physical therapist assistant


Skills:
good listener, intiator, great clinical skills


Additional Information:
planning to return to school to obtain PT degree


Reference:
Available upon request.


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