RESUME PROJECT DESCRIPTION 5
Toobtain a position that will enable me to utilize my knowledge andskills, and work with diverse patients while continuing to develop myclinical expertise.
Communication: Able to express my ideas clearly and confidently in speech and in writing.
Team working: I have strong team building skills and am confident working within a group, as I worked with teams in busy environments.
Planning and Organizing: Am able to plan activities and carry them through effectively so as to meet deadlines.
Computing: Microsoft Office, Advanced level Excel and SPSS.
January2012 – September 2016: University of ( ).
Doctorof Physical Therapy.
August2016: The Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy.
CertifiedNational Physical Therapist.
BRADFORDREGIONALMEDICALCENTER: November 2015 to August 2016:
Prepared patients treatment sessions and assisted patients with whirlpool and gait training exercises.
Treated a variety of outpatients with modalities such as low and high voltage VS, massage, exercise and joint mobilization.
Participated in therapy programs for patients with a range of skeletal and neuro-muscular problems and learnt sub-occipital stretches back, shoulder and neck programs.
Under the supervision of a physical therapist, I assisted in preparing knee braces, TENS use and cervical lumbosacral supports.
Participated and assisted therapist with PNF techniques, ROM exercises as well as wound care.
Under the direction of the therapist, I made treatment sessions productive and provided the patients with assistance where needed.
Assessed abnormal conditions by interpretation of patients’ test results and medical briefs by the doctors.
Ensured that the treatment area was clean and organized and prepared for each patient’s therapy sessions.
Ensured continuity of care by creating patient management plans after patients leave hospital.
Ensured that procedures, regulations, and policies aimed at maintaining clean and safe working environment are adhered to so as both patients and health workers were safe.
Researching current treatment trends in the field of physical therapy and ensuring that the services at the center were up to date and stay relevant.
ARTMANLUTHERAN HOME: January 2015 to July 2015:
HOMECARE THERAPY AIDE.
Provided hands-on in-home physical therapy to patients with a diverse range of disabilities.
Worked with the medical treatment teams to develop care plans and design physical therapy programs.
On a daily basis, evaluated patients for physical therapy needs and worked with pediatric and geriatric patients.
Cleaned therapy area and set up necessary and needed equipment.
Performed clerical and office duties, including taking appointments, answering phone calls and helped to complete and file insurance paperwork.
Organized patients’ documents and records in the health facility so that the center run efficiently and effectively.
Performed therapeutic procedures through assisting patients with physical activities and the use of supportive devices such as crutches and prosthesis.
POCONOMEDICAL CENTRE: May 2014 to August 2014
VOLUNTERPHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANT.
Helped patients move from one area of therapy to another by assisting them with walking, pushing them in wheelchairs and assisting them in standing and sitting down.
Aided therapists in training people with disabilities on self-defense techniques that suited them.
Participated in maintaining proper record keeping at the medical center.
American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).
Member2015 – Present