Staff Physical Therapist Resume Samples

A Staff Physical Therapist will help and treat people with physical illness or injuries. To help patients regain their physical movements and control pain, the Staff Physical Therapist Resume gives a list of duties to be carried out – determining the root cause of the trauma, counseling patients, working with patients and creating rehabilitation plans, creating plans that involve strength training, exercise, stretching and physical manipulation; educating patients and their families about their situation, and tracking progress of the patients.

To execute the above-mentioned job description, the Therapists working for this field will require the following skills and abilities – physiological knowledge, pain management expertise, clinical skills, ability to comply with legalities, knowledge of health promotion and maintenance; and familiarity with various therapeutic applications. This post typically needs a Master’s degree in Physical Therapy.

 

Staff Physical Therapist Resume

Summary : Dedicated Professional Physical Therapist with 10 years of work experience in an outpatient facility. Well-versed in a broad range of Physical Therapy treatments and modalities restoring function to a variety of musculoskeletal diseases and injuries. Served as a liaison between patients and physicians to assist patients in understanding their treatment plans.

Skills : Orthopedic Manual Skills, Kinesiotaping, EMR.

Description :

    1. Performs thorough evaluations according to the protocol, which is relevant to patient diagnosis, and current scientific and clinical knowledge.
    2. Plans prepare and carry out individually designed programs of physical treatment to maintain, alleviate pain and prevent physical dysfunction in patients.
    3. Evaluates the effects of treatment at various stages and adjusts treatments to achieve maximum benefit.
    4. Administers manual exercises, therapeutic exercises, therapeutic activities, increase the patient's strength, decrease or prevent deformity and improve quality of life.
    5. Administers treatment involving the application of physical agents, using the equipment, moist packs, electrical stimulators, and ultrasound machines.
    6. Observes, records, and reports to the physician the patient's reaction to treatment or any changes in the patient's condition.
    7. Participates in discharge planning and discharges patients from physical therapy when goals or projected outcomes have been attained.
    8. Provides appropriate follow-up care or referrals and instructs patients and family in treatment procedures to be at home.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS


Staff Physical Therapist I Resume

Headline : A highly motivated and dedicated physical therapist with extensive training in manual therapy, expertise in differential evaluation and treatment of orthopedic and sports medicine conditions. Seeking a challenging and exciting work environment with potential growth.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Typing, Documentation.

Description :

    1. Part of a close-knit core group of orthopedic physical therapists in a private outpatient setting.
    2. Dedicated to delivering highly individualized specific treatment directly targeting each patient's needs.
    3. Patients in this setting only get assessments and treatments from physical therapists due to the dedication and focus of this clinic's desire to provide only skilled attention and care.
    4. Responsible for increasing the clinic's standings nationwide per this system called Care Connections in analyzing patient care outcomes.
    5. Providing a sub-specialty which enables the clinic to attract another demographic therefore growing the capabilities of the business.
    6. Specializes in manual physical therapy believing that Physical Therapy should provide something a patient cannot get from any other medical professional, masseur, athletic trainer, personal trainer or gym.
    7. Participates in discharge planning and discharges patients from physical therapy when goals or projected outcomes have been attained.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
PT


Staff Physical Therapist Assistant Resume

Objective : Licensed Physical Therapist well-versed in a broad range of programming, treatments, and modalities for restoring function and mitigating a disability. Experience in treating pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients. Team player with a superior work ethic and interpersonal skills.

Skills : Geriatric Rehab, Orthopedic Rehab, Neuro Rehab, Communication, Management, Manual Therapy, Neuro-Developmental Techniques, Computer Skills.

Description :

    1. Staff management as per therapy needs and cost-effectiveness based on Medicare guidelines or payor source policies to meet expected productivity.
    2. Manage payroll, patient scheduler and other administrative duties as department head independently.
    3. Communicate with interdisciplinary team and family, develop appropriate rehab plan of care and discharge planning as per the functional status and clinical needs.
    4. Development and implementation of a comprehensive rehabilitation program to maximize functional abilities and improve the quality of life of clients.
    5. Wheelchair adjustment and management and appropriate splinting ordering and program development for correcting various functional deficits.
    6. Supervision of PTAs, PT aides and Clinical Instructor to students at various levels of clinical rotations as per the state regulations.
    7. Make recommendations for independent community reintegration and establish a home program.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
PT

Staff Physical Therapist I Resume

Summary : Working as a military Physical Therapist has afforded the opportunity to operate at the very top of license as expected to be the primary care musculoskeletal experts.

Skills : Orthopedic OP PT, Medical Terminology, Typing, Excellent Communication.

Description :

    1. Evaluate and treat orthopedic and neurological patients of all age groups, with a focus on orthopedic and sports injury rehab, as well as work-injury rehab and overuse conditions.
    2. Utilize a very "hands-on" approach to the treatment of the orthopedic patient, actively incorporating various manual therapy and taping techniques.
    3. Developing exercise programs focused on correcting movement impairments and restoring function.
    4. Involvement in mentorship and training of PTAs in specialty treatment programs.
    5. Oversee our Work Hardening Program including referrals, treatment, program development, daily operations, and training/in-services for staff members.
    6. Ongoing maintenance of documentation forms and educational material for the Work Hardening Program.
    7. Work closely with Worker's Comp case managers throughout the full process of work-injury rehab.
    8. Develop aquatic treatment programs for various patients who may benefit from our pool program.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Staff Physical Therapist-Temp Resume

Objective : An experienced Staff Physical Therapist for more than 2 years, highly organized and can multitask in a fast pace work environment. Resourceful, adaptable and goal-oriented professional with good decision-making skills.

Skills : Orthopedic Physical Therapy, Manual Therapy, McKenzie MDT, Functional Capacity Evaluation, Work Conditioning/ Hardening, Vestibular Rehabilitation, Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation.

Description :

    1. Handle patients with medical problems such as CVA, fracture, Central and peripheral nerve injuries, orthopedic, geriatric and pediatric cases.
    2. Works with the physiatrist and PT staff and nurses in the rehabilitation of out-patient, inpatient cases needing Physical Therapy as referred to by an orthopedic physician.
    3. Acts as a counselor in meeting the psychological or emotional needs of the patients - Participates in case discussions among physiatrist and PT staff.
    4. Review the patient's chart and maintain current information prior to each treatment session.
    5. Make initial patient evaluation, formulate and administer appropriate physical therapy management.
    6. Administer physical therapy to special cases on an out-patient basis as referred to by the hospital physician.
    7. Assist the nurses in proper bed positioning, activities of daily living of patients such as feeding, grooming, dressing and other personal care.
    8. Act as a health educator by reinforcing health and teaching the patient undergoing physical therapy and family members the importance of physical therapy.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS

Jr. Staff Physical Therapist Resume

Summary : Desire to utilize skills as an orthopedic manual therapist to help improve the quality of life and functional capacity of patients suffering from musculoskeletal dysfunction. The treatment philosophy is based upon evidence supported, diagnostic specific management of musculoskeletal pain and dysfunction.

Skills : Lymphedema Wrapping, Wound Care, ACP, Anodyne Machine, Rehab Director.

Description :

    1. Facilitate mobility, function, and quality of life in patients of all ages with amputation, cardiac, chronic pain, diabetic, neurological, orthopedic.
    2. Employing a holistic approach incorporating balance, ambulation, exercise, modalities, and education to optimize rehabilitation benefits.
    3. Supervise PTA executing management plans and Diagnose and treat patients based on medical histories, physical examinations, and imaging studies.
    4. Work collaboratively with physicians, occupational therapists, social workers, patients, and their family members to establish and reach mobility and functional goals.
    5. Motivate patients with neurological and cognitive impairments to follow exercise routines.
    6. Educate family caregivers regarding patient status, recommended treatment and disability prevention.
    7. Patient Care Leadership Advocates for patients with their insurers.
    8. Recognized in former patient's obituary by decedent's family for the level of care provided.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Staff Physical Therapist II Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Staff Physical Therapist with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment in which your company prides itself.

Skills : Therapeutic, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint And Excel Statistica Software Languages Spoken- English, Hindi And Gujarati Active In Sports And Other Activities.

Description :

    1. Responsible for plan, prepare and carry out individually designed programs of physical treatment to maintain, improve or restore physical functioning.
    2. Alleviate pain and prevent physical dysfunction in patients.
    3. Perform and document an initial exam, evaluating the data to identify the problems and determine a diagnosis prior to intervention.
    4. Evaluate effects of treatment at various stages and adjust treatments to achieve maximum benefits.
    5. Administer manual exercise, massage or traction to help relieve pain, increase patient strength, or decrease or prevent deformity or crippling.
    6. Instruct patient and family in treatment procedures to be continued at home.
    7. Confer with the patient, medical practitioners, and appropriate others to plan, implement and assess the intervention program.
    8. Review physician referral and patients medical record to help determine the diagnosis and physical therapy treatment required.
    9. Record prognosis, treatment, response and progress in patients chart or software.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BPT

Sr. Staff Physical Therapist Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Staff Physical Therapist with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment in which your company prides itself.

Skills : Negotiating, Accounts Payable, Payroll, Inventory Management, Supervision.

Description :

    1. Handled neurological cases which are about 90% of our patients in an outpatient setting as well as to receive doctor referrals and walk-in patients.
    2. Received referrals for hospital inpatient setting and performed a treatment program to hasten functional recovery.
    3. Handled patients in an ICU with patients on ventilators, invasive lines and on monitors.
    4. Provide services in a home health care setting to evaluate and perform environmental assessment for safety.
    5. Review and scan hospital chart entries, i.e. doctor's orders, vital signs sheets, laboratory tests and diagnostic imaging tests results i.e., X-rays, MRI, and CT scan results.
    6. Observe certain orthopedic, cardiopulmonary and neurologic precautions prior to the physical therapy session.
    7. Contributed to team meetings and collaborated with management in the decision-making process.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Staff Physical Therapist III Resume

Headline : Looking to obtain a position as a full-time Physical Therapist in order to utilize clinical skills to evaluate and treat patients with a variety of physical impairments, using best practice and ensuring patient-centered care, while continuing to develop skills through hands-on experience and continuing education.

Skills : Cerner, GoMobile, Documentation, Typing.

Description :

    1. Provide physical therapy evaluation and treatment for a public hospital and its outpatient clinic.
    2. Review physician's referral and patient medical records to help formulate an accurate diagnosis and the best course of physical therapy treatment.
    3. Record prognosis, treatment response, and progress in patient's chart or enter information into the medical records.
    4. Routinely tests and measure the patient's motor strength, sensation, skin integrity, and functional limitations to help set goals.
    5. Plan and prepare and carry out individually designed programs of physical therapy treatment to maintain, improve and restore physical functioning.
    6. Administer treatment including physical agents such as hot packs, therapeutic ultrasound, paraffin wax, shortwave diathermy, infrared lamps, and electrical stimulation.
    7. Administer manual exercises, massage or traction to relieve pain, increase function and prevent deformity.
    8. Inform the patient of the physical therapy intervention, the risks, benefits, and alternative treatment options.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Executive Staff Physical Therapist Resume

Summary : Dedicated registered physical therapist seeking PRN/full time work the in acute, skilled nursing or homehealth setting. Developed strong patient-evaluation and treatment-planning skills through 8 years of extensive experience in the geriatrics field.

Skills : Accounts Payable, Payroll, Inventory Management, Supervision, Banking Reconciliation.

Description :

    1. Included evaluation and treatment of patients, supervision of Physical Therapy Assistants and Aides.
    2. Precepting Physical Therapy students, serving as the representative for the development of Amputation and PVD pathways, participating in QI and PI studies.
    3. Involved the treatment of acute hospital patients, as well as geriatric and worker's compensation outpatients.
    4. Corresponding with insurance companies regarding patient's problems, projected outcomes, and recommendations for future abilities.
    5. Evaluated and treated various orthopedic disorders in an outpatient clinical setting.
    6. Performed ergonomic evaluations and made suggestions to improve work setups to prevent overuse injuries or prevent injuries from worsening.
    7. Did workers compensation evaluations and formulate treatment plans for them.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Staff Physical Therapist III Resume

Headline : Seeking to obtain a pediatric physical therapy position working with like-minded, knowledge-seeking, exemplary, patient-centered, evidence-based therapists as a trans-disciplinary team to provide evaluation, rehabilitation, educational support, and advocacy for the children and families served.

Skills : Integrated Manual Therapy, Vestibular Therapy, Neurocom, WebPT, RevFlow, Athena EMR, Cerner.

Description :

    1. Restored function for patients by preventing or reducing the impact of disabilities following disease or impairment of orthopedic, vestibular or neurological systems.
    2. Evaluated patients and administered treatments, modalities and therapeutic exercise programs encompassing active and passive ranges of motion.
    3. Educated patients regarding lifestyle, weight management, and nutrition as it relates to their individual diagnoses.
    4. Provided clinical instruction to physical therapy students in all stages of their clinical phase.
    5. Managed a high-volume caseload while maintaining patient-focused, high-quality care.
    6. Served as a clinical instructor and presenter for a clinical practicum series and manual therapy study groups.
    7. Implemented a vestibular rehab program with the local ENT office that led to a 500% increase in referrals.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Staff Physical Therapist-Clinical Manager Resume

Summary : Seeking is to obtain a position as a part-time to PRN physical therapist that includes educating patients, colleagues and the community.

Skills : MS Office, Accounts Payable, Payroll, Inventory Management, Supervision, Banking Reconciliation.

Description :

    1. Communicate patient progress or problems to supervisor and other team members; assist with patient scheduling and post charges daily to patient records.
    2. Document patient care in accordance with RehabCare, regulatory, licensing, payer and accrediting requirements.
    3. Instruct the patient's family or nursing staff in follow-through programs.
    4. Maintain equipment and work area in a safe and clean condition.
    5. Handle job responsibilities in accordance with the Company's Code of Business Conduct, the Corporate Compliance Agreement, and applicable state/federal laws.
    6. Arranges work schedules to make efficient use of direct and non-direct patient care time.
    7. Provides weekend coverage according to guidelines of rotation/department.
    8. Evaluates patients establish goals and develops individualized treatment plans as prescribed by a licensed physician/practitioner.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associate