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Location:
Jacksonville, FL
Posted:
April 19, 2016

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Jennifer Comer

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant

Winthrop Harbor, IL 60096

acuezf@r.postjobfree.com - 262-***-****

Objective: To help clients recover, restore, and achieve their maximum level of function through the use of client-centered practice as a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant. Willing to relocate to: Jacksonville, FL - Daytona Beach, FL - Tampa, FL Authorized to work in the US for any employer

WORK EXPERIENCE

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant

HealthPRO Rehabilitation - Northbrook, IL - December 2014 to Present Responsibilities

Long-term care/skilled nursing facility working with geriatric population

• Experience with diagnoses including: Dementia, CVA, TBI, Fractures/post-op surgery/ORIF and conservative tx, COPD, CHF, SCI, ESRD, RA, CABG, THA, TKA

• Duties: standardized testing during evaluations, collaborative goal setting, and implementation of treatment plans for caseload under the supervision of a Licensed Occupational Therapist.

• Skilled treatments including: ADLs/self care skills, home management skills, energy conservation techniques, safe performance of functional transfers, wheelchair management/fitting, improving range of motion, strengthening, cognitive retraining, compensatory strategies, fall prevention education and discharge preparation.

• Documentation: Weekly progress notes and daily Medicare Part B using Casamba and Vision documentation systems.

Mission:

Provide client centered care focused on rehabilitation with compassion, meeting/documenting functional goals and progress accurately and in a timely manner, ensure each resident safely transitions to appropriate discharge location.

Interdisciplinary communications with nursing staff, family members, social services, and patients regarding progress and discharge planning, caregiver training, home modification and safety recommendations for aging in place.

Student Occupational Therapy Assistant

Palm Garden of Gainesville - July 2014 to August 2014 Long-term care/skilled nursing facility working with geriatric population

• Experience with diagnoses including: Dementia, CVA, TBI, Fractures/post-op surgery, COPD, CHF, SCI, ESRD, RA

• Duties: standardized testing during evaluations, collaborative goal setting, and implementation of treatment plans for caseload under the supervision of a Licensed Occupational Therapist.

• Skilled treatments including: ADLs/self care skills, home management skills, energy conservation techniques, safe performance of functional transfers, wheelchair management/fitting, improving range of motion, strengthening, cognitive retraining, compensatory strategies, fall prevention education and discharge preparation.

• Documentation: Weekly progress notes and daily Medicare Part B using Casamba documentation system. Student Occupational Therapy Assistant

Select Physical Therapy - Saint Augustine, FL - May 2014 to June 2014 Outpatient rehabilitation setting with diverse patient caseload: Assisted Certified Hand Therapist/Licensed Occupational Therapist in outpatient rehab as a member of an interdisciplinary team.

• Duties: Standardized testing during evaluations, collaborative goal setting, and implementation of treatment plans for caseload under the supervision of a Certified Hand Therapist/Licensed Occupational Therapist.

• Performed and documented skilled treatments including: adaptations for feeding and handwriting, Scar/stump desensitization; PROM, ROM and post surgical protocols/precautions for rotator cuff repair, TSA, THA, UE fractures, and UE ORIF

• Documentation: Point of service documentation with measureable, accurate, evidence-based reporting EDUCATION

Associate of Science in Occupational Therapy

Keiser University

January 2012 to August 2014

SKILLS

• Compassionate, evidence-based care• Service competency in standardized tests, treatment documentation• Computer literate in Microsoft office, capable of research and performing in-services ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Licensed to practice Occupational Therapy in the state of Florida as well as BLS, OSHA/BBP/HIV NBCOT certified



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