PT Assistant Resume Samples

A PT Assistant is a physical therapist assistant and aide who works under the supervision of Physical therapists and helps patients regain movement and manage plans after illnesses and injuries. A well-drafted PT Assistant Resume mentions the following core duties – implementing selected components of care and interventions, instructing and counseling patients, identifying patient’s needs and exhibiting compassion, care, and empathy to individual differences, recommending options, course of action, or modifications in selected treatments, applying the latest research related to restoring function, completing documentation to support the delivery of PT services, and measuring performance and reporting on patient’s medical records.

Those seeking this job role should mention on the resume the following skills – excellent knowledge of physiology best practices and standards, hands-on experience with therapeutic exercises, functional training, and physical modalities, the ability to communicate and instruct effectively, and documentation skills. A bachelor’s degree in PTA and license to practice or relevant certification is needed.

PT Assistant Resume example

PT Assistant Resume

Summary : To find a place of employment, that I can see myself at long term, and preferably doing something beneficial to others. Record daily treatment notes and weekly progress notes per PT Board. Assisting in maintaining department. Participating in Patient Care and Rehabilitation Conferences, as needed.

Skills : Care Manager/CNA, Housekeeper/Laundry, Rehabilitation Aide.

Description :

    1. Provided support, assistance and training to adults with disabilities.
    2. Maintained consumer individual program plans and objectives.
    3. Coordinated daily activity schedule with program manager.
    4. Maintained daily data on behavioral objectives.
    5. Implemented all informal and formal behavioral intervention plans for each client using non-aversive methods of intervention.
    6. Provided therapeutic intervention services to adolescents using individual group treatment.
    7. Treated patients as directed by Physical Therapist.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            10+ Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Senior
                            Education
                            Education
                            BS In Social Sciences


                            PT Assistant Resume

                            Summary : PT Assistant with 9 years of experience in Assisting with cleaning and maintenance of treatment area. Treating patients per the physician treatment plan. Assisting nursing department with training of Restorative Aides. Communicating with supervisor and other health team members regarding patient progress, problem and plans.

                            Skills : Customer Care, Team Leader, Health Care.

                            Description :

                              1. Assisted Physical Therapist in providing Skilled PT services Prioritize patient daily care according to acuity and scheduled patient procedures Assist patients with A.M.
                              2. Participated with physical therapist in developing individual treatment programs. 
                              3. Tested and evaluated each student’s strengths, weaknesses and ability to function. 
                              4. Administered a variety of exercises and treatments.
                              5. Evaluated students.
                              6. Prepared records and reports of student's response to treatment. 
                              7. Proposed modification of specific treatment procedures.
                                    Years of Experience
                                    Experience
                                    7-10 Years
                                    Experience Level
                                    Level
                                    Management
                                    Education
                                    Education
                                    BA In Therapist Assistant


                                    PT Assistant Resume

                                    Summary : PT Assistant is participating in in-services training program for other staff in the facility. Recording treatment changes per policy and procedures. Instructing patient's families or nursing staff in maintenance program and caregiver training in preparation for discharge from therapy services.

                                    Skills : Planning, Patient Care.

                                    Description :

                                      1. Conferred with therapist and school staff to evaluate student.
                                      2. Coordinated treatment schedule with therapists and school staff.
                                      3. Explained treatment techniques to students, parents and school.
                                      4. Processed orders for equipment and supplies.
                                      5. Worked knowledge of physical therapy principles, theory, methods and their application in an educational environment.
                                      6. Skilled in providing a variety of treatments.
                                      7. Communicated effectively, orally and in writing. Ability to prepared and maintained accurate records.
                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          7-10 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Management
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          BA In Therapist Assistant

                                          PT Assistant Resume

                                          Summary : PT Assistant is Reporting any problems with department equipment so that it is maintained in good working order. Relating positively, effectively, and appropriately with patients/residents, families, staff and professional colleagues.

                                          Skills : Therapy Service, Staff Assistant,.

                                          Description :

                                            1. Assisted the RPT in the provision of therapeutic and educational interventions for students as documented in IEPs and 504 plans. 
                                            2. Worked cooperatively with regular and special education staff to accommodate the needs of the students within the academic environment.
                                            3. Travelled from school to school to meet the needs of the caseload demands.
                                            4. Scheduled assigned students within the appropriate time frame of the school day and work week that would best meet the needs of the student, as well as maximizing the time of the assistant. 
                                            5. Reviewed schedule with supervising therapist.
                                            6. Worked cooperatively with the supervising therapist. 
                                            7. Provided information relevant to the student’s recommended program in writing or verbally as is prearranged between supervisor and assistant.
                                                        Years of Experience
                                                        Experience
                                                        7-10 Years
                                                        Experience Level
                                                        Level
                                                        Management
                                                        Education
                                                        Education
                                                        GED

                                                        PT Assistant Resume

                                                        Headline : PT Assistant is Meeting regularly for supervision and case review. Assuming initiative in seeking out registered staff when encountering difficulties in procedures or assigned services. Documenting student progress daily and quarterly towards IEP goals and review with supervising therapist. Attending staff meetings and team conferences, as needed.

                                                        Skills : Documentational Skills, Team Work.

                                                        Description :

                                                          1. Communicated effectively with others using the spoken word.
                                                          2. Communicated in writing clearly and concisely.
                                                          3. Dealed with others in an antagonistic situation.
                                                          4. Made critical decisions while following district procedures.
                                                          5. Payed attention to the minute details of a project or task.
                                                          6. Worked effectively with people regardless of their age, gender, race, ethnicity, religion, or job type.
                                                          7. Appreciated and be sensitive to the feelings of others.
                                                                  Years of Experience
                                                                  Experience
                                                                  5-7 Years
                                                                  Experience Level
                                                                  Level
                                                                  Executive
                                                                  Education
                                                                  Education
                                                                  Diploma

                                                                  PT Assistant Resume

                                                                  Objective : PT Assistant is Participating in continuing education opportunities offered within the district and in other settings, as needed to maintain current licensure and remain knowledgeable of current trends in therapy in school settings. Completing other duties that may be assigned.

                                                                  Skills : Planning, Education Director.

                                                                  Description :

                                                                    1. Reported to the proper authorities any cases of suspected child endangerment or abuse.
                                                                    2. Reported suspected bullying to building principal or designee as required by Arkansas law and district policies.
                                                                    3. Adhered to all District policies.
                                                                    4. Performed other duties as assigned by the Building Principal, Special Education Director, Assistant Special Education Director or Supervising OTR/PT.
                                                                    5. Accepted responsibility and account for his/her actions.
                                                                    6. Performed work accurately and thoroughly.
                                                                    7. Adapted to change in the workplace.
                                                                                  Years of Experience
                                                                                  Experience
                                                                                  2-5 Years
                                                                                  Experience Level
                                                                                  Level
                                                                                  Executive
                                                                                  Education
                                                                                  Education
                                                                                  Diploma

                                                                                  PT Assistant Resume

                                                                                  Objective : PT Assistant is Implementing treatment procedures in accordance with goals and plan programs established by and under the supervision of the evaluating Physical Therapist. Maintaining an understanding of the patient's history, precautions, contraindications, diagnosis, goals, potential, and pertinent information that would affect treatment.

                                                                                  Skills : Treatment Planner, Supervising Skills.

                                                                                  Description :

                                                                                    1. Experienced providing PT within a school based setting.
                                                                                    2. Demonstrated experience supporting students with special needs.
                                                                                    3. Spoke Spanish and/or Portuguese.
                                                                                    4. Adhered to federal and state legislation, regulation and policies.
                                                                                    5. Participated in continuing education for professional development to ensure best evidence-based practice and meet Arkansas State Board and National Board of Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy certification requirements.
                                                                                    6. Used professional literature, evidence-based research, and continuing education content to make practice decisions.
                                                                                    7. Used professional code of ethics and standards of practice to guide ethical decision-making in practice.
                                                                                            Years of Experience
                                                                                            Experience
                                                                                            2-5 Years
                                                                                            Experience Level
                                                                                            Level
                                                                                            Executive
                                                                                            Education
                                                                                            Education
                                                                                            GED

                                                                                            PT Assistant Resume

                                                                                            Objective : PT Assistant is communicating with patient, family members and other team members to explain the rationale of the treatment plan. Supervising the patient's use of all equipment and takes the necessary precautions in implementing the prescribed treatment. Assisting with maintenance and monitoring of work schedule. Assisting with general housekeeping to provide a clean, comfortable, orderly, and safe environment.

                                                                                            Skills : Patient Care, Safe Environmental Skills.

                                                                                            Description :

                                                                                              1. Adapted and modified environment.
                                                                                              2. Educated student, educational personnel, and family.
                                                                                              3. Monitored and reassessed the effects of intervention.
                                                                                              4. Documented services to ensure accountability of services.
                                                                                              5. Prioritized and scheduled work tasks independently.
                                                                                              6. Managed inventory of therapeutic equipment and assessments and project needs for budget planning.
                                                                                              7. Maintained clinical and administrative records in accordance with professional standards, state guidelines, and district policy.
                                                                                                        Years of Experience
                                                                                                        Experience
                                                                                                        2-5 Years
                                                                                                        Experience Level
                                                                                                        Level
                                                                                                        Executive
                                                                                                        Education
                                                                                                        Education
                                                                                                        G.E.D

                                                                                                        PT Assistant Resume

                                                                                                        Objective : PT Assistant is Monitoring through subjective and objective measurements the patient's response to intervention, and reports to the supervising Physical Therapist if alteration in treatment program is indicated. Maintaining the proper documentation in patient's records of treatment. Following billing and reimbursement procedures according to departmental and regulatory guidelines.

                                                                                                        Skills : Treatment Programmer, Patient Record.

                                                                                                        Description :

                                                                                                          1. Experienced in behavioral modification, Health Coach Certification is a plus.
                                                                                                          2. Collaborated with other disciplines.
                                                                                                          3. Screened and produced strategies for students that demonstrate areas of concern.
                                                                                                          4. Completed skilled observations.
                                                                                                          5. Participated in multi-disciplinary meetings to review progress and develop IEP plan to achieve goals.
                                                                                                          6. Provided targeted, evidence-based therapeutic intervention.
                                                                                                          7. Consulted with school-based team.
                                                                                                                          Years of Experience
                                                                                                                          Experience
                                                                                                                          2-5 Years
                                                                                                                          Experience Level
                                                                                                                          Level
                                                                                                                          Executive
                                                                                                                          Education
                                                                                                                          Education
                                                                                                                          Diploma

                                                                                                                          PT Assistant Resume

                                                                                                                          Objective : PT Assistant is Providing physical therapy interventions under a plan of care written by a physical therapist. Performing therapy interventions utilizing techniques and skills as appropriate for the patient population. Documenting treatment interventions given. May coordinating activities of physical therapy aides, students and other support personnel. Working in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.

                                                                                                                          Skills : Treatment Assistant, Multitaking.

                                                                                                                          Description :

                                                                                                                            1. Provided remote monitoring services to help support users as they progress through their home-exercise therapy program.
                                                                                                                            2. Directed and aided users in therapeutic exercise, neuromuscular re-education, and functional training through a tech platform.
                                                                                                                            3. Provided periodic feedback to the evaluating clinician on user progress.
                                                                                                                            4. Maintained necessary records and notes while providing remote monitoring.
                                                                                                                            5. Assisted with improving processes and functionality of the platform.
                                                                                                                            6. Multi-tasked and managed various types of users.
                                                                                                                            7. Worked independently with limited supervision.
                                                                                                                                      Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                      Experience
                                                                                                                                      2-5 Years
                                                                                                                                      Experience Level
                                                                                                                                      Level
                                                                                                                                      Executive
                                                                                                                                      Education
                                                                                                                                      Education
                                                                                                                                      Diploma