Humble, TX 77346, United States
Objective: Seeking Physical Therapy Aide position to utilize my developed skills and experience in assisting Therapists with patient care and administrative tasks.
LSU Health Shreveport, Shreveport, LA
Physical Therapy Tech, Team Lead 1993 - Present
Assist with evaluations, developing treatment plans and implementing plan of care under a licensed Physical or Occupational Therapist.
Assist with treatment of patients across the lifespan and in all hospital units.
Report patients’ compliance to rehab and satisfaction of their care
Measure patients appropriately for device as recommended by the therapist.
Assist wound care department with debridements, wound vac changes, prepare pulse lavage, and assist in redressing wounds/burns.
Receive and manage call from doctors, RNs, social work and other colleagues.
Manage inventory and place orders when appropriate.
Supervise 8 techs and assign student workers
Schedule patients appropriately
Participated in over 80 surgeries
Medical Assistant, 1991 – 1993
Scheduled appointments, manage medical records, and gather history
Prepared patient for exams, gather vitals, blood, and specimens
Administer medication as directed
Explain thoroughly doctors instructions including medications, procedures, and diet.
Managed inventory and place orders as appropriate
Created new medical record retrieval procedure, decreasing time by 50%
Created patient education activities between the patient and physician
Nurse’s Assistant 1985-1991
Gather vitals, including manual BP, accurately
Bathed, fed, prepped and transported patients safely
Record in-take/out-take of patient and appropriately discarded catheters
Assist RNs effectively and provided great customer care.
CST- National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting
BLS/CPR - American Heart Association 2014
Captain Shreve High School, Shreveport, LA 1984
High School Diploma
Career Technical College, Shreveport, LA 2013
Associates, Occupational Studies