Gretchen A. Brubaker
Homer City, PA 15748
To obtain employment as an occupational therapist in an acute care setting,in-patient rehabilitation or skilled nuring setting.
University of Pittsburgh
Master of Occupational Therapy
Rutgers the State University of New Jersey
Master of Communication and Information Studies
Indiana University of Pennsylvania
B.S. English Education
Fieldwork Experience -- Level II
Westmoreland Hospital, Excela Health System -- Greensburg, PA
April 2012 – June 2012: Acute Care. Evaluated and provided comprehensive occupational therapy services for patients in the Acute, ICU, CCU, Observation, and Orthopedics units.
Manor Care Skilled Nursing Facility – Monroeville, PA
January 2012 – March 2012: Skilled Nursing Facility. Evaluated and provided and treated residents in the short-term and long-term care units.
Fieldwork Experience -- Level I
Golden Living Center – Monroeville, PA
September 2011 – December 2011: Skilled Nursing Facility. Assisted with functional assessments; and treatment of long-term and short-term care residents.
The Children’s Institute – Pittsburgh, PA
September 2011 – December 2011: Pediatric Outpatient Clinic/Acute Care. Assessed and treated pediatric patients with a wide range of diagnoses/functional impairments.
Golden Living Center– Murrysville, PA
January 2011 – May 2011: Alzheimer’s Care Unit, Long-Term Care Facility. Developed and implemented group sessions for residents in varying stages of Alzheimer’s disease/degenerative dementia.
Previous Work Experience
Technical Writer | October 1993 – December 1996
Bell Communications Research | Piscataway, NJ
Assistant Editor | July 1990 – July 1992
A.M. Best Company, Inc. | Oldwick, NJ
References available upon request.