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Assistant Physical Therapist

Location:
College Point, New York, United States
Salary:
65000
Posted:
January 05, 2018

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MARIA DOUNIAS

**-** *** ****** ac3wzx@r.postjobfree.com

Flushing N.Y 11355 646-***-****

Professional Statement

Licensed Physical therapist assistant dedicated to quality rehabilitative care in various Physical therapy settings including sub-acute Traumatic Brain Injury, out-patient, in-patient and Geriatric settings. Exhibits a companionate and caring personality with attention to therapeutic success, with great communication skills both with patients and co-workers. Objective

To work as a physical therapy assistant and help patients in combating with physical injuries by designing specialized physical therapy sessions.

Credentials

Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant by the state of New York Education

2005-2009 Academy of American Studies.

2009-2013 BS Biology. Adelphi University.

2015-2017 Physical Therapy Assistant Program Nassau Community College Awards and Honors

2007-2009 Member of the National Honor Society

2011-2013 Deans List Adelphi University

2015-2017 Deans List Nassau Community College

Work Experience

2010-2011 Thermos and Thomaidis P.C.; Secretarial Position. 2012-2013 Pre-Health Career Internship. Dr. Tandra Chakraborty, Winthrop University Hospital.

2013-2015 New York Physical Therapy and Wellness; Vineeth Pillai. Clerical and PT Aid position.

2016 Ozanam Hall Extended Care Facility, Physical Therapist Assistant Internship

(In-patient Geriatric)

2017 Park Terrace Care Center, Physical Therapist Assistant Internship

(Sub-Acute Traumatic Brain Injury facility)

2017 Reddicare Physical Therapy. Physical Therapist Assistant Internship

(Out-Patient Physical Therapy)

Core Competencies as PTA intern

• Assisted in patient treatment through prescribed exercise regimens and strength training programs.

• Prepared patients and treatment rooms for physical therapist including providing appropriate apparel and/or apparatus for therapeutics treatment.

• Answered patient questions and provided education and instruction when necessary.

• Demonstrated correct usage of equipment and exercise routines as part of patient instruction.

• Document patient progress and make observations on range of mobility to offer recommendations for improvements.

• Communicate with physicians nurses related therapy providers and case managers to provide total patient care.

• Ensured equipment maintenance through regular inspections for functionality and cleanliness. Core Competencies

Clerical experience: Transcription, Filing, Scheduling, Ordering, Record maintenance, Reception, Data retrieval, Equipment usage.

Strong word processing skills, In-depth knowledge of spreadsheets. 100 wpm.

Language and Communication

Effective communication skills

Bi-lingual: English and Greek.



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