Physical Therapist Aide Resume Samples

Physical Therapist Aide job responsibilities include supporting in physical therapy care by prepping the treatment area and equipment. The common work activities depicted on the Physical Therapist Aide Resume include the following – preparing treatment room for the patients; preparing patients for the procedures, helping in applying heat packs, and paraffin dips; monitoring motion, educating patients and their families about proper use of equipment and exercise routines; sterilizing equipment and tools; maintaining and overseeing inventory stock, and adhering to hospital policies and procedures.

To work at this level, the following qualifications are required – knowledge of healthcare administration, active listening skills, a strong desire to help others, compassion, stamina to move and lift patients; and a genuine concern for recovery and well-being of patients. Certification in Physical therapy is commonly seen on resumes.

Physical Therapist Aide Resume example

Associate Physical Therapist Aide Resume

Headline : Enthusiastic, committed & highly motivated Associate Physical Therapist Aide, wants to develop a bright future with a positive attitude with a professional group which gives the responsibilities & challenges along with the opportunity to grow with the growth of the company by utilizing the skills developed through experience & education.

Skills : Basic Computer Skills, Coaching, Mentoring, Counseling, Educating.

Description :

    1. Assisted physical therapists with various tasks, such as providing ice packs or wet heat packs, cleaning equipment, removing modalities, and assisting with patient care as delegated.
    2. Ensured patients felt secure and comfortable with personable assistance and accurate care.
    3. Reorganized office documents as well as sent out mailers to increase company client base and doctoral referrals.
    4. Learned correct patient care procedures through individualized treatment.
    5. Gained experience with Optimist PT scheduling and patient notes while completing a plan of care under PT observation.
    6. Learned various active release techniques as well as forms of manual traction and massage therapy under DPT.
    7. Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols.
    8. Prepares patients for physical therapy treatment by welcoming, comforting, providing and/or assisting the patient into physical therapy apparel or apertures.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science


Physical Therapist Aide/Medical Assistant Resume

Headline : Being enthusiastic, committed & highly motivated, to develop a bright future with a positive attitude with a professional group that gives the responsibilities & challenges along with the opportunity to grow with the growth of the company by utilizing the skills developed through experience & education.

Skills : CPR Certified, Strong verbal communication skills, Counseling, Educating.

Description :

    1. Assisted with the maintenance of medical, staffing and evaluation records.
    2. Contacted physicians, agencies, and other persons to obtain information as directed by the therapist.
    3. Assisted with the collection of materials and equipment used in providing therapy.
    4. Assisted in maintaining the equipment used in the therapy lab.
    5. Assisted the therapist with clerical duties and data collection.
    6. Organized treatment area prior to patients arrival, welcomed and assisted patients into physical therapy upon arrival, and provided equipment through the duration of the appointment.
    7. Assisted the physical therapists through the duration of the appointment by educating patients on proper technique for exercise routines through demonstration, monitoring motion, and measuring mobility.
    8. Reinforced patients' confidence through reassurance during physical activities and protected patients' security and safety by maintaining a clean working environment and keeping the information confidential.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associates


Junior Physical Therapist Aide Resume

Objective : Junior Physical Therapist Aide skilled in working on hands-on work, customer service, register operation, loss prevention, and cleanup duties. Excels at working with others as a unit and at a fast, efficient pace in order to complete all tasks at hand as well as uplifting, motivating others to succeed.

Skills : Charting experience, Reliable, Fluent in Spanish, Professional, Medical terminology knowledge, Computer experience, Receptionist experience

Description :

    1. Instruct, motivate, safeguard, or assist patients practicing exercises or functional activities, under the direction of medical staff.
    2. Confer with physical therapy staff and others to discuss and evaluate patient information for planning, modifying, and coordinating treatment.
    3. Record treatment is given and the equipment used. Maintain equipment and furniture to keep it in good working condition, including performing the assembly and disassembly of equipment and accessories.
    4. Clean and organize work area and disinfect equipment after treatment.
    5. Administer active or passive manual therapeutic exercises, therapeutic massage, or heat, light, sound, water, or electrical modality treatments, such as ultrasound.
    6. Instruct, motivate, safeguard, or assist patients practicing exercises or functional activities, under the direction of medical staff. Record treatment is given and the equipment used.
    7. Gait train patients with total knee replacement surgery Secure patients into or onto therapy equipment.
    8. Transport patients to and from treatment areas, using wheelchairs or providing standing support.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Physical Therapist Aide I Resume

Summary : Dedicated Physical Therapist Aide I and before aide offering years of experience; BLS/CPR certifications. Background includes work with adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients. Well-versed in a broad range of PT programs, treatments and modalities restoring function and mitigating disability for diseased and injured patients.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Healthcare billing experience, Responsible, Patient/family-focused, Quick learner, Time management skills.

Description :

    1. Provided physical therapy services for an outpatient specialized facility.
    2. Assessed patients' rehabilitative needs, jointly developed a patient plan of care and treatment goals and conducted physician-prescribed PT programs for medically complex patients (children through geriatric).
    3. Trained and supervised two PT assistants in all physical-rehabilitation-therapy treatments.
    4. Selected Contributions: Restored function for patients and prevented/lessened disabilities following disease or profound injury (including loss of limb, traumatic brain injury, stroke, lymphoma, and paralysis).
    5. Planned and administered treatments, modalities and therapeutic exercise programs encompassing active and passive ranges of motion, muscle reeducation, massage, and heat/water/ice/electrical/light stimulation.
    6. Instructed patients in the safe and effective use of pulleys, weights, inclined surfaces and other equipment prescribed for their treatment.
    7. Participated in wound-care treatment and helped patients adapt to the use of wheelchairs, braces, canes, crutches, and prosthetic/orthotic devices.
    8. Helped perform diagnostic and prognostic exams to evaluate muscle, nerve, joint and functional abilities.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associates

Physical Therapist Aide/Assistant Resume

Objective : Seeking full-time physical therapy staff position in outpatient orthopedic setting. Physical therapy license with completion of DPT coursework. 30 total weeks in the outpatient orthopedic setting as a student. Excellent interpersonal/communication skills and proficiency in patient assessment, time management, and therapy-program design/execution.

Skills : CPR Certified, Strong verbal communication skills, Counseling, Educating.

Description :

    1. Assisting in patient modalities, carrying directive patient exercise plan, wound care treatment, applying negative wound therapy, aquatic treatment, secretary/receptionist duties like scheduling patients, documentation of patient progress, filing, faxing, and versed in various hospital-based computer programs.
    2. Was a participating member of our orthopedic joint replacement case study.
    3. Assisted with the maintenance of the department's therapeutic equipment and kept therapeutic equipment organized.
    4. Certification, Awards and Extracurricular Activities CPR certified by the American Heart Association.
    5. Measure the patient's range-of-joint motion, body parts, or vital signs to determine effects of treatments or for patient evaluations.
    6. Perform clerical duties, such as taking inventory, ordering supplies, answering the telephone, taking messages, or filling out forms.
    7. Maintain equipment or furniture to keep it in good working condition, including performing the assembly or disassembly of equipment or accessories.
    8. Transport patients to and from treatment areas, using wheelchairs or providing standing support.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Lead Physical Therapist Aide Resume

Summary : To obtain a career that will enhance my skills and knowledge of physical therapy to help others towards building a healthier and independent lifestyle. Hard-working Professional with proven leadership and organizational skills. To join in Health care to enhance and improve the skill, ability, and knowledge.

Skills : Physical Therapy and rehabilitation, CPR Certified, Strong verbal communication skills, Counseling, Educating

Description :

    1. Prepare treatment room for patients and physical therapists by ensuring sterility of treatment tables and equipment and accessibility of medical equipment.
    2. Help treat patients of diverse backgrounds including elderly, transgender, and athletes by applying modalities such as heat and ice packs, ultrasound, and interferential current.
    3. Aid patients onto exercise equipment, monitor motion; track walking time and distance; performing prescribed exercises and strengthening techniques, logging progress into patient files.
    4. Provide verbal and physical guidance to patients by demonstrating proper use of equipment and rehabilitation routines.
    5. Provide peer training to new physical therapist aide.
    6. Help in preparing new physical therapy aides to understand exercise equipment, modalities such as proper application of heat and ice and operating the inferential current unit.
    7. Ensure that the new physical therapist aide understands the importance of the patients' safety, proper exercise techniques, and patient privilege in accordance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Physical Therapist Aide - Part Time Resume

Objective : To become more accustomed and knowledgeable with the various forms of nursing skills in a health care setting; it will also provide the valuable experience needed to apply to a registered nursing program in the upcoming year. To work for an organization of high repute where the knowledge is in tandem with organizational goals.

Skills : Charting experience, Reliable, Fluent in Spanish, Professional, Medical terminology

Description :

    1. Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols.
    2. Prepares patients for physical therapy treatment by welcoming, comforting, providing and/or assisting the patient into physical therapy apparel or apertures.
    3. Provides information to patients by answering questions and requests; allaying fears.
    4. Helps treat patients by applying heat packs; paraffin dips; assisting patients into the whirlpool; helping patients onto exercise equipment, monitoring motion; tracking walking time and distance; measuring mobility; performing prescribed exercises and strengthening techniques.
    5. Educates patients by demonstrating the proper use of equipment and exercise routines.
    6. Maintains patient confidence and protects operations by keeping the information confidential.
    7. Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
    8. Provides equipment and supplies by sterilizing and delivering equipment and supplies to treatment area; positioning equipment for therapist access; positioning patient on equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Arts

Physical Therapist Aide - Full Time Resume

Objective : Seeking a position to help enhance the quality and dignity of life for the elderly through activities that are engaging and fun. To be part of a company that indulges professional growth which provides challenging & rewarding career while allowing to utilize the knowledge & skills.

Skills : Therapy Techniques, Patients documentation, Communication Skills, and Patient interaction.

Description :

    1. Check patients in and bring them back to rooms. Set patients upon heat, ice, e-stem, cryo-cuff, traction and exercise machines.
    2. Help Therapists with treatment Print exercises for patients.
    3. Sometimes pull charts for the next day and look to see of progress reports are needed.
    4. Enter data for progress reports as well as generate summary reports.
    5. Call patients to check on them and to schedule appointments.
    6. Assisted patients and physical therapists with therapeutic exercises, physical therapy equipment, ice packs, and patient scheduling to maintain patient flow.
    7. Coordinated follow-up patient appointments with physical therapists utilizing a documented calendar system.
    8. Focused on 5-10 patients every shift and assisted them with their exercises Organized patient treatment area with cleaning towels and pillowcases, vacuuming, and equipment maintenance.
    9. Created and Instructed patients in exercise routines Worked on ROM with patients who had total knee or hip replacements Kept all equipment and stations clean and organized.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Physical Therapist Aide (PT) Resume

Summary : Seeking a responsible position, which will utilize the extensive application of the knowledge, intelligence, and skills that will uplift the company's growth and targets, and to find a challenging position to meet the competencies, capabilities, skills, education, and experience.

Skills : Customer Service, Computer experience, Receptionist experience, WPM: 35-40, Healthcare billing experience, Responsible

Description :

    1. Clean and organize work area and disinfect equipment after treatment.
    2. Administer active or passive manual therapeutic exercises, therapeutic massage, or heat, light, sound, water, or electrical modality treatments, such as ultrasound.
    3. Instruct, motivate, safeguard, or assist patients practicing exercises or functional activities, under the direction of medical staff.
    4. Record treatment is given and the equipment used. Schedule patient appointments with physical therapists and coordinate therapists' schedules.
    5. Perform clerical duties, such as taking inventory, ordering supplies, answering the telephone, taking messages, or filling out forms.
    6. Maintain equipment or furniture to keep it in good working condition, including performing the assembly or disassembly of equipment or accessories.
    7. Arrange treatment supplies to keep them in order.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Science

Certified Physical Therapist Aide Resume

Summary : Seeking a position in an outpatient physical therapy setting focusing on patient care and carrying out non-technical duties of physical therapy, while maintaining the utmost professionalism and attention to detail. Intends to use the prior work experience in this setting to provide the best care and treatment towards patients and working staff.

Skills : Patient/family-focused, Quick learner, Time management skills+ 6.

Description :

    1. Confer with physical therapy staff or others to discuss and evaluate patient information for planning, modifying, or coordinating treatment.
    2. Observe patients during treatment to compile and evaluate data on patients' responses and progress and report to the physical therapists.
    3. Secure patients into or onto therapy equipment.
    4. Transport patients to and from treatment areas, using wheelchairs or providing standing support.
    5. Maintain equipment or furniture to keep it in good working condition, including performing the assembly or disassembly of equipment or accessories.
    6. Perform clerical duties, such as taking inventory, ordering supplies, answering the telephone, taking messages, or filling out forms.
    7. Measure the patient's range-of-joint motion, body parts, or vital signs to determine effects of treatments or for patient evaluations.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associates

Physical Therapist Aide Resume

Objective : Efficient Medical Assistant, skilled in tackling administrative and patient-oriented tasks in fast-paced medical office. Knowledgeable about EMR charting, medication administration and interdisciplinary collaboration focused on optimizing patient care and support. Quality-focused and efficiency-driven leader.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Money Handling, Secretarial Skills, Answering Phone, Charting, Billing

Description :

    1. Clean and organize work area and disinfect equipment after treatment.
    2. Instruct, motivate, safeguard, or assist patients practicing exercises or functional activities, under the direction of medical staff.10.6.2.3
    3. Confer with physical therapy staff to discuss/evaluate patient information for planning, modifying, or coordinating treatment.
    4. Observe patients during treatment to compile and evaluate data on patients' responses and progress and report to the physical therapists.
    5. Change linens, such as bedsheets and pillowcases. Arrange treatment supplies to keep them in order.
    6. Maintain equipment or furniture to keep it in good working condition, including performing any assembly or disassembly.
    7. Perform clerical duties, such as taking inventory, ordering supplies, answering the telephone, taking messages, or filling out forms.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts