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Andrew Smith

287 Custer Street, Hopewell, PA 00000
[email protected]
(000) 000-0000

Professional Summary

Dedicated Occupational Therapy Assistant with 11 years experience focused in skilled nursing. The  last 7 years at the same skilled nursing facility determined to provide patient centered care in collaboration with an interdisciplinary team of over forty Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists and Speech Therapists combined, in addition to Nurses and Social Services personnel. 

Employment history

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant, Hyatt, Fahey and Veum. Port Freddie, Hawaii
Nov. 2018 – Present
-Provide quality patient care in a skilled nursing facility developed by a variety of supervising Occupational Therapists in collaboration with nursing staff and other professionals to maximize patient independence in order to return home. 
-Instruct patients, family members and support staff per patient’s plan of care established by Occupational Therapist on techniques to maximize patient independence and safety when completing Activities of Daily Living in simulated home environments
-Set up and facilitate community outings and Home Safety Assessments to maximize carryover of skills upon discharge from facility
-Frequent and daily communication with supervising Occupational Therapists and other fellow disciplines for continuity of care
-Monitor vitals throughout therapeutic exercise and report to nursing any changes of condition during treatment sessions
-Assist in training new Occupational Therapy Assistants within the department
-Complete documentation on patient services provided from day to day in accordance to established plan of care

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant, Tremblay and Sons. Lake Belkis, Wyoming
Mar. 2011 – May. 2011
-Provided therapy through established plan of care by Occupational Therapist
-Attended weekly meetings to discuss patient care to maximize independence and discharge planning
-Worked with other disciplines including nursing, Physical Therapy and Occupational therapy 

Education

West Minnesota Academy, New Eladiabury, Maine
Associate of Arts, Occupational Therapy, Mar. 2007

South Alabama University, Lanitaburgh, Kansas
Associate of Applied Science, General Studies/Early Childhood Education, Nov. 2005

Skills

Rehab Optima

Care coordination with interdisciplinary team

Team leader

Flexible and accommodating while communicating with six supervising Occupational Therpists

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Andrew Smith

287 Custer Street, Hopewell, PA 00000
[email protected]
(000) 000-0000

Professional Summary

Dedicated, patient-focused Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant equipped with an Associates of Applied Science and CPR certified.  Extensive experience gained through clinical rotations at top-rated medical facilities  specifically in the areas of sub-acute care, home care, and a long term acute care hospital. Compassionate and enthusiastic team player devoted to providing highest levels of care to diverse populations.

Employment history

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant, Champlin, Nader and Murphy. New Celenaberg, Kentucky
Apr. 2020 – Present
  • Ensure every patient receives quality treatment resulting in excellent functional outcomes.
  • With assistance of Occupational Therapist, develop and implement occupational therapy treatment programs based on each patient’s particular needs.
  • Assist patients with all phases of Occupational Therapy treatment and techniques.
  • Discuss treatment with patients and record patient conditions and responses to treatments in charts after each visit.
  • Provide continuous communication with Occupational Therapist, Director or Rehab, and facility staff.
  • Operate and apply knowledge of standard occupational therapy equipment.

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant, Buckridge Inc. New Carinaland, Montana
Oct. 2018 – Present
  • Conducts Individual patient therapy regimens under the supervision of an Occupational Therapist (OT).
  • Monitors patient’s response to treatment and modifies treatment during sessions as indicated in collaboration with an OT
  • Participates in the team process, consults and collaborates with team members and staff
  • Completes appropriate documentation according to department policies and procedures.
  • Ensures documentation of progress notes and daily notes are completed within given timeframe
  • Participates in departmental, hospital, and community continuing education seminars and in-services

Education

Weissnat Academy, Lake Devorahview, Alaska
Associate of Applied Science, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Oct. 2017

Skills

Outstanding Personal Skills
Experienced

Organization Skills
Experienced

Exceptional Communication Skills
Experienced

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Andrew Smith

287 Custer Street, Hopewell, PA 00000
[email protected]
(000) 000-0000

Professional Summary

I have been a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant since December of 2013. I am skilled in orthopedic injuries, acute care, and pediatric settings. I am seeking to further my career and help other occupational therapy students thrive in their environment. I enjoy learning, helping and serving my community and the therapy community in any way that I can. 

Employment history

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant, Wiegand, Considine and Yost. North Orvalshire, Utah
Jun. 2019 – Present
  • Follow surgery specific protocols for orthopedic surgeons
  • Multitask seeing shoulder,elbow, wrist and hand patients
  • Conversate to surgeon and Certified Hand Therapist on recommendations for patients.
  • Gather data for evaluations
  • fabricate thermoplastic splints

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant, Schimmel, Champlin and Corkery. Schambergerfurt, Connecticut
Nov. 2014 – Present
  • Conducted Care Plan meetings
  • Educated family and caregivers on return to home safety
  • Daily ADL’s
  • Acute care & Swing bed
  • Implemented new programs for nursing and therapy staff to promote conversation about patient status

Assisted Living Aide, Cummerata, Collier and Halvorson. New Derickborough, New Hampshire
Jun. 2012 – Dec. 2012
  • Attended to all pt care
  • passed medication
  • scheduled activities
  • Bingo coordinator

Education

West Huels Academy, Port Lutherfurt, Alabama
Associate of Applied Science, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Mar. 2013

Funk College, North Wiley, Texas
High School Diploma, Health Care, Aug. 2010

Skills

Conduct Meetings & Care Plans
Experienced

Acute care setting
Experienced

Hand Therapy setting
Experienced

certified occupational therapy assistant

  • Conducted Care Plan meetings
  • Educated family and caregivers on return to home safety
  • Daily ADL’s
  • Acute care & Swing bed
  • Implemented new programs for nursing and therapy staff to promote conversation about patient status

certified occupational therapy assistant

  • Follow surgery specific protocols for orthopedic surgeons
  • Multitask seeing shoulder,elbow, wrist and hand patients
  • Conversate to surgeon and Certified Hand Therapist on recommendations for patients.
  • Gather data for evaluations
  • fabricate thermoplastic splints

certified occupational therapy assistant

  • Treating students under supervision of OTR/L
  • Daily Documentation of individual treatments and groups
  • Writing progress reports, 6 month reports and collecting benchmark data
  • Writing and carrying out dining plans
  • Writing sensory diets along with OTR/L
  • Attending quarterly meetings, 6 month meetings and IEP meetings
  • Assisting OTR/L with evaluations

certified occupational therapy assistant

  • Ensure every patient receives quality treatment resulting in excellent functional outcomes.
  • With assistance of Occupational Therapist, develop and implement occupational therapy treatment programs based on each patient’s particular needs.
  • Assist patients with all phases of Occupational Therapy treatment and techniques.
  • Discuss treatment with patients and record patient conditions and responses to treatments in charts after each visit.
  • Provide continuous communication with Occupational Therapist, Director or Rehab, and facility staff.
  • Operate and apply knowledge of standard occupational therapy equipment.

certified occupational therapy assistant

  • Conducts Individual patient therapy regimens under the supervision of an Occupational Therapist (OT).
  • Monitors patient’s response to treatment and modifies treatment during sessions as indicated in collaboration with an OT
  • Participates in the team process, consults and collaborates with team members and staff
  • Completes appropriate documentation according to department policies and procedures.
  • Ensures documentation of progress notes and daily notes are completed within given timeframe
  • Participates in departmental, hospital, and community continuing education seminars and in-services