Dedicated Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant with a compassionate approach to those strugglling with life’s basic activities.Detail orientated, flexible and creative in interpersonal relationships to help achieve patient’s goals.Particularly good at dealling with children with developmental disabilities.
Monitor and record patient’s progress
Thorough knowledge of insurance billling
Positive physician and therapist relationships
September 2009 to July 2014 Walton Health Care Agency, Houston TX Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant
Worked under the supervision of occupational therapist providing therapy to help patients develop and improve daily living and working skills.
Recorded progress of patients.
Worked with children with developmental disabilities in activities to promote socialisation and physical coordination.
Helped patients with stretches and other exercise as directed by the occupational therapist.
Taught energy conservation and joint protection techniques.
January 2005 to August 2009 Jackson Rehabilitation Center, Austin TX Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant
Followed individual treatment plans, monitored patient activities to ensure correct performance and provided encouragement.
Documented billling of health insurance provider.
Instructed patients in the proper method of moving from a bed in a wheelchair.
Worked evenings and weekends to accommodate patients’ schedules.
June 2004 to December 2004 Tall Oaks Nursing Home, Dallas TX Degree Programme Field Work
Worked with nursing home residents with various diseases, like ParkinsonÂ’s Disease. Taught them to use special devices to make daily living easier.
Performed clerical tasks including schedulling.
2006 National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant2005 Blackstone University, Dallas England Associate Degree, Occupational Therapy Assisting