Occupational Therapy Assistant

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Jeweliana Bollock

jeweliana.bollock@gmail.com | (996) 735-0353 | Sitka, Alaska

Summary


I am an experienced occupational therapy assistant who has worked with a diverse range of patients. I have a strong knowledge of the principles and practices of Occupational Therapy, as well as experience in working with both adults and children. I am passionate about helping my patients reach their fullest potential, and I am dedicated to providing high-quality care.

Experience


Occupational Therapy Assistant at Therapy Unlimited, AKApr 2022 - Present

  • Successfully completed X number of patients in a day.
  • Worked with Y number of co-workers to Z number of patients.
  • Assisted in patient care for A hours per week.
  • Successfully implemented B interventions with C% success rate.
  • Documented progress notes for E numbers of patients each week.
  • Filled out G insurance forms correctly 100% of the time.

Occupational Therapy Assistant II at Rehabilitation Services, AKAug 2021 - Mar 2022

  • Successfully completed 500+ patient visits.
  • Demonstrated expert knowledge of over 50 occupational therapy assessment tools.
  • Authored 5 articles on evidence-based practice in Occupational Therapy.
  • Created and implemented 3 new treatment protocols that increased patient outcomes by 25%.
  • Received "Employee of the Month" recognition 4 times from peers and supervisors.
  • Served as a mentor to 2 new staff members, helping them adjust to their roles and responsibilities.

Education


Associate of Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant at Alaska Pacific University, Anchorage, AKAug 2016 - May 2021

Some skills I've learned are how to better communicate with patients, how to assess patients needs, and how to develop therapy goals.

Skills


  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Biomechanics
  • Kinesiology
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Occupational Therapy Process

Lurae Yeargain

lurae.yeargain@gmail.com | (549) 101-1784 | Bowling Green, KY

Summary


I am an experienced Occupational Therapy Assistant who has worked in a variety of settings. I have over 1 year of experience working with clients of all ages and abilities. I am passionate about helping others reach their full potential and live their best life possible. I am skilled in assessment, intervention planning, and implementation. I have a strong understanding of theoccupational therapy process and how to optimize client outcomes.

Experience


Occupational Therapy Assistant at Bluegrass Community and Technical College, KYMar 2022 - Present

  • Successfully completed all fieldwork placements with positive evaluations.
  • Awarded Most Outstanding Occupational Therapy Assistant Student by faculty.
  • GPA of 3.8/4.0 in OTA program coursework.
  • 100% pass rate on NBCOT certification exam for first time test takers.
  • Successfully treated 100 patients with various diagnoses during externship rotations.
  • Developed a new therapy group to address the needs of patients with chronic pain.

Occupational Therapy Assistant II at Jefferson Community and Technical College, KYJul 2021 - Mar 2022

  • Demonstrated expert knowledge of over 50 occupational therapy assessment tools, which resulted in saving the company $15,000 annually by reducing outside evaluations.
  • Led a team of 5 therapists in developing an innovative new program that increased patient satisfaction scores from 75% to 92%.
  • Authored 3 papers on cutting-edge treatment methods that were published in leading industry journals.
  • Cut costs by 20% through creative scheduling and resource sharing among OTAs.
  • Instituted a new documentation system that saved 1 hour per day per therapist and improved accuracy rates from 60% to 95%.

Education


Associate of Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant at Jefferson Community and Technical CollegeAug 2016 - May 2021

Some skills I've learned are patient assessment, intervention planning and implementation, and documentation.

Skills


  • Communication
  • Documentation
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Motor control and coordination
  • Patient assessment
  • Treatment planning and implementation