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Nurse

Certified nursing assistant

Senior

Optimized patient care by creating a safe, hygienic, and high-quality hospital environment; continually worked to accelerate patient recovery by minimizing infections. Offered health education to patients and families and coordinated with other departments such as social services, recreational and group therapists. Worked in all medical units including Neuro, CVCU, CVPCU, ICU, Emergency Department, Labor and Delivery, Oncology, Observation, Post-op, Pre-op, Rehab, Orthopedic, Med Surg, and PACU.

  • Answered and clarified patient’s concerns making sure that doctors’ orders are followed on time.
  • Ensured a safe and secured environment for patients, staff, and visitors.
  • Embarked into the innovation planning committee; crafted a directory for float staff, introduced colorful scrubs day, created reports, and bulletin boards.
  • Contributed productively to scheduled and non-scheduled changes, emergencies, and stressful environments.
  • Obtained health history, maintained detailed records, and provided patient/ family education tailored towards individual needs.
  • Created informational handouts and designed patient laboratory status letters.

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Registrered nurse

Senior

Managed 35 clients; performed first aid, immunizations and assisted in convalescence and rehabilitation. Optimized patient care by providing rehabilitation and treatment plans to accelerate patient recovery; minimized pain, discomfort, infections, and complications. Assigned job duties to the nursing staff.

  • Provided care for clients with various forms of mental illness, ensures maintenance of therapeutic milieu and communication.
  • Developed Health Assessment Questionnaire to help the patient indicate the health conditions before physician appointments and allow the physician to document treatments and recommendations.
  • Supervised and directed Certified Nursing Assistants who provided patient care.
  • Administered treatments and provided medications as well as conducted medication education for discharge planning with patients and their families.
  • Facilitated role as charge nurse by supporting other nurses in their job requirements to achieve their daily goals.

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Medical assistant

Medical assistant

Experienced

Provided medication set-up for patients in a sixty-three (63) bed facility; monitored daily vital signs and performed medication administration, dressing changes, patient education, and wound and tracheostomy care; educated patients and families on possible adverse side effects.

  • Conducted medication pass for up to 200 inmates; performed TB and blood sugar testing and supported the nurse practitioner with weekly clinics.
  • Provided inmate care for sports injuries as well as medical issues; logged and charted all information.
  • Advocated for all clients and referred patients out for a higher level of care when necessary.
  • Checked skin for skin integrity and provide treatments as ordered by the provider.
  • Charted all patient behaviors and reported all changes to the R.N.
  • Conducted physical and mental health assessments; offered emotional support and encouragement to patients and their families.
  • Implemented patient care; collaborated with team members and ensured continuity of care.  Supported appropriate treatment plans and maintained detailed records.
  • Obtained patient data including medical history, current medication, and reason for the visit; measured and recorded vital signs.

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Certified nursing assistant

Senior

Optimized patient care by creating a safe, hygienic, and high-quality hospital environment; continually worked to accelerate patient recovery by minimizing infections. Offered health education to patients and families and coordinated with other departments such as social services, recreational and group therapists. Worked in all medical units including Neuro, CVCU, CVPCU, ICU, Emergency Department, Labor and Delivery, Oncology, Observation, Post-op, Pre-op, Rehab, Orthopedic, Med Surg, and PACU.

  • Answered and clarified patient’s concerns making sure that doctors’ orders are followed on time.
  • Ensured a safe and secured environment for patients, staff, and visitors.
  • Embarked into the innovation planning committee; crafted a directory for float staff, introduced colorful scrubs day, created reports, and bulletin boards.
  • Contributed productively to scheduled and non-scheduled changes, emergencies, and stressful environments.
  • Obtained health history, maintained detailed records, and provided patient/ family education tailored towards individual needs.
  • Created informational handouts and designed patient laboratory status letters.

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Dental care

Dentist

Senior

Built a practice around a caring and compassionate approach to patients and their dental needs. Effectively diagnosed and treated patient needs while counseling on the best ways to maintain and improve oral health. Provided a full range of dental services for all ages including family dentistry, dental crowns, veneers, dental implants, CEREC, and cosmetic dentistry. Strive to improve the overall health of patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing, and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. 

  • Conducted oral examination including a visual examination, charting, periodontal probing, diagnosis, and treatment recommendations.
  • Built quality dashboards by utilizing cost parameters to measure quality.
  • Obtained x-rays, including the panoramic x-ray for proper diagnosis of the anterior (front) and posterior (back) teeth as well as the bite-wing x-ray series for proper diagnosis of proximal decay of posterior teeth.
  • Performed surgery by preparing the area for an implant and place the implant in the mouth.
  • Implemented a useable and validated Patient Safety Toolkit (PST) for documenting AEs for Patient Safety.
  • Incorporated continuous dental staff training programs for dental staff to promote a healthy work environment that breeds success.

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Dentist

Entry level

Treated patients with dental concerns while performing regular cleanings and preventative procedures to establish a plan for better dental hygiene. Corrected bite issues and overcrowding.

  • Performed dental procedures, such as extractions, root canals, and filling cavities by giving sedatives or anesthesia before administering treatments.
  • Ordered diagnostic measures, such as x-rays, models
  • Utilized tools, such as drills, probes, brushes, and mirrors to examine and treat teeth and mouth.
  • Accurately maintained records relating to the oral health of patients and the treatments given to them.
  • Effectively communicated with staff members to provide optimal care to patients.

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Pharmacy

Pharmacist

Experienced

Oversaw day-to-day pharmacy operations and inventory management; ensures pharmaceutical, medical supplies, and drugs are stocked as per state and federal laws. Managed 2000 to 2100 prescriptions fill and refill. Reviewed with physicians and patients regarding medication dosage, drug interaction, medical equipment, disease management, and potential side effects of prescription and OTC medications. Supervises 4 pharmacy technicians.

  • Provided leadership to the loss-making pharmacy by establishing long-term client relationships that produced repeat business which dramatically improved revenue by 5 to 10 % per annum.
  • Facilitated Medication therapy management (MTM) to ensure the best therapeutic outcomes for patients; utilized Mirxa and outcome systems for medication therapy management.
  • Evaluated customer satisfaction by using comprehensive medication review which includes counseling and follows up calls; increased customer satisfaction rate from 40 % to 70%.
  • Spearheaded training and coaching for pharmacy technicians to improve productivity and quality score by implementing best practices. Reduced prescription errors by 60%.
  • Dispensed and compounded prescriptions; maintained accurate patient records, dosing information, and directions for use.

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Pharmacist

Senior

Strategized and led hospital-wide medication stewardship initiatives while fueling positive clinical outcomes. Clinically evaluate new biologic and oncologic therapy for use in the infusion center. Educated nursing staff, physicians, and pharmacy staff on drug therapy and disease state through lectures and in-service sessions. Participated in multidisciplinary rounds and patient counseling.

  • Improved real-time communication between pharmacists, physicians, and providers on patient care matters.
  • Collaborated with Chief Medical Information Officer to build a business case to enable Hospital pharmacist conversations with providers through Doc Halo.
  • Guided and directed pharmacists on clinical initiatives.
  • Oversaw Hospital Formulary Manage drug classes and authorized appropriate use of non-formulary agents. Define and refine clinical pharmacy policies and procedures.
  • Clarified and enhanced access to policies, procedures, and guidelines for all employees by developing the pharmacy portion of the Hospital Intranet.

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Healthcare worker

Caregiver

Entry level

Delivered safe and caring childcare in a daycare setting (average of 46 total children per day), supporting ages three months to 6 years and collaborating with 2 other team members.

  • Provided collaborative and friendly partnerships through excellent communication.
  • Resolved conflicts with parents to build trusted and lasting relationships with the families and their children.
  • Organized group schedules for assigned children to ensure safety, educational stimulation, and physical activity.
  • Kept records of children's behavior and progress.
  • Communicated verbally and in writing any concerns or issues to parents.
  • Took care of children's meals as per nutrition requirement.

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Medical technologist

Entry level

Performed a full range of laboratory tests while developing and maintaining department quality assurance. Established effective working relationships with patients, medical staff, hospital staff, and the public. Tested specimens and reported critical laboratory results.

  • Analyzed samples and reviewed findings for the integrity and accuracy of collection.
  • Helped Nurses determine correct tests; acted as a resource regarding testing requirements and ordering.
  • Monitored pending work logs and completed quality control documentation.
  • Collaborated with Supervisor regarding procedures, protocols, and challenges; provided valuable input and solutions.
  • Spearheaded a Turnaround Time Study involving process improvement with the Lab and Emergency Department.
  • Regarded as a generalist in hematology, blood bank, coagulation, urinalysis, and serology.

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Physical therapy

Chiropractor

Senior

Provided safe and effective treatment to over 10 patients daily. Treated auto injury such as whiplash, sports, injuries, and workplace injuries as well as herniated disc and chronic pain such as sciatica; utilized Thomson Technique to safely restore alignment to the spine and relieve pressure on the sciatic nerve, for long term relief.

  • Oversaw clinical and operational management of the office while supervising staff ranging from 5-7.
  • Reduced pain and restored health function within the scope and standard of chiropractic physician care ensure to engage patients in their recovery process.
  • Seamlessly co-managed patient care with the provider team while maintaining state-of-the-art competence as a chiropractic team.
  • Reinforced company values and brand image in all aspects of internal and external performances.
  • Leveraged a variety of chiropractic adjustment techniques, including Diversified, Gonstead, Cox, Motion Palpation, CBP, Activator, and A.R.T; these techniques are all gentle and conservative treatment methods that correct underlying misalignment.
  • Evaluated patient's neuromusculoskeletal systems and the spine using chiropractic diagnosis to determine neuromusculoskeletal and spine-related conditions.
  • Performed manual adjustments to the spine and other articulations of the body to correct the musculoskeletal system.
  • Educated patients on the quality-of-life benefits of routine chiropractic care. Provided a recommended course of treatment.
  • Used advanced diagnostic procedures to identify the underlying cause for your pain, known as subluxation.

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Physical therapist

Senior

Planned, evaluated, and administered programs of Physical Therapy upon referral by the physician. Conducted PT programs to restore function, prevent disability and help patients reach their maximum level of independence. Directed, supervised, and trained Physical Therapist Assistant, Physical Therapy Technician, students, and volunteers.

  • Interpreted appropriate data through reviewing the medical record, physician reports, and patient/family interaction and utilizes appropriate assistive and orthotic devices.
  • Re-evaluated patients as needed, modifying goals and treatment as patient's status changes.
  • Communicated patient's evaluation and subsequent progress to the physician, referral sources, and other clinical staff and coordinated patient's schedule, treatment programs, discharge planning, and recommend solutions to patient care problems.
  • Provided and documented patient and family education regarding deficits, progress toward goals, and therapeutic techniques, with individualized instruction for a home program including equipment use.
  • Offered personalized therapeutic exercise including testing and conditioning, neurotherapeutic approaches to improve strength, range of motion, and function, Soft tissue and manual therapy techniques; including massage, spinal and peripheral joint mobilization, and manipulation.

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Psychology

Psychologist

Senior

Integral member of a small professional team responsible for growing the company from 200 to over 2K cases on a permanent basis for a psychological corporation created to serve the community specializing in the prevention and treatment of violence.

  • Served as the primary therapist; personally, handled over 500 clients annually.
  • Monitored client progress in therapy, addressed concerns, discussed goals, and wrote progress reports for courts, probation officers, and county workers.
  • Conducted psychological/forensic evaluations for Immigration Attorneys’ clients who were applying for U-Visas and other immigration programs.
  • Facilitated groups in conjoint children/family therapy, domestic violence, anger management, sex offender treatment, and parent training.
  • Established and maintained relationships with external agencies; facilitated referrals and ongoing services and support to families.
  • Consulted with the prospective patient's family members to determine the person's physical, cognitive or emotional needs.
  • Gifted in client assessment/evaluation and development/implementation of effective treatment plans.

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School psychologist

Senior

Provided a confidential, nurturing, and positive environment to diverse client populations including individual, group, and family counseling for children ranging from 2-18 families in a variety of environments and capacities. Counseled 520 students.

  • Provided crisis intervention and long-range counseling to high-risk individuals and groups; conceptualized and implemented Intensive Family Services Program.
  • Identified and resolved personal and environmental problems/concerns that threatened family functioning and jeopardized family units.
  • Facilitated groups in conflict resolution, career counseling, anger management, social skills, and parent training; accessed community resources for clients and families.
  • Offered vocational education for Special Education Students; scheduled tours and speakers for career exploration.
  • Led academic/career counseling for general student populations; initiated classroom meetings served as CARE Team Leader, and scheduled home visits.

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Doctor

General practitioner

Senior

Oversaw patients ranging from 20 to 25 patients per day. Leveraged patient-centered care by spending more time with each patient and creating a seamless system of care for patients. Fostered teamwork, team member engagement, and community involvement with a commitment to leveraging diversity and inclusion in support of quality care.

  • Utilized Electronic Health Records to plan care for individual patients and maximize impact on the population.
  • Established State of an art practice setting designed for a team-based practice model.
  • Conducted physical examination and reviewed medical tests and documents about consultations and medical histories.
  • Partnered with care team leveraging coaching and integrated behavioral health models to engage the geriatric patient population in care.

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Physician

Senior

Facilitated patient care in ER and Urgent Care while consulting with other medical practitioners to diagnose diseases and identify structural and functional changes to body tissue, fluids, secretions, and other specimens.

  • Evaluated the presence and stage of diseases, utilizing laboratory procedures if necessary. Discuss cases with supervising physicians, creating consultative notes and daily progress notes.
  • Articulated with nurses, occupational therapists, and social workers, resulting in the discharge planning of patients.
  • Effectively communicate with patients and family members using clarity; update medical progress and develop discharge plans.
  • Maintained clear charting and patient documentation including records of patient-encounter progress notes, treatment plans, and consultation requests.
  • Provided patients and their families with the information, guidance, and direction needed to maximize the outcomes of their medical care.
  • Performed thorough clinical assessments, diagnosing patients, and formulating treatment plans.

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Animal care

Veterinarian

Senior

Managed 5 surgical patients, ensuring all clinic staff members are adhering to proper pre-and post-operative care of patients. Educated participants with all aspects of patient care and efficient/safe clinic practices. Work to prevent disease in animals and the spread of disease.

  • Examined animals pre-operatively to determine their ability to withstand surgery.
  • Inoculated animals and provide recommendations for follow-up care.
  • Supervised post-operative rechecks and order of medical treatments to ensure complete surgical recovery.
  • Obtained individual patient issues and provided appropriate solutions.
  • Articulated with Medical Director, to keep management apprised of all out of the ordinary situations.
  • Promoted the health and welfare of animals through client education and preventative medicine.
  • Handled and administered drugs accurately and following professional and health and safety guidelines. Dispose of any waste involved competently and swiftly and record all drugs administered to patients.
  • Provided suitable paperwork for animals traveling abroad, as well as inserting identification microchips.
  • Supported the Practice in its endeavors to improve and increase business through marketing, education, and self-improvement.

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Veterinary assistant

Senior

Conducted examination and interviews, review care plan, records, laboratory tests, and diagnostic imaging to determine animal treatment need. Provided care for patients by taking vital signs, collecting samples, administering medications drugs, vaccines, and bandaging and wrapping wounds.

  • Supported patient examinations and operations by assembling required supplies and instruments, securing, and bringing patients to examination rooms, and restraining patients.
  • Filled prescriptions and administer medications, including proper documentation, logging, and security of controlled drugs.
  • Maintained a safe, secure, healthy, and humane environment by following documented standards and procedures in compliance with applicable legal regulations.
  • Maintained medical records by documenting patients’ conditions, reactions, and changes; updated database in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Demonstrated correct procedures in catheter placement, phlebotomy, emergency medicine, and digital radiology.

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All job titles Cardiologist Caregiver Case manager Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Charge nurse Chiropractor Dental assistant Dental receptionist Dentist Dermatologist Dietary aide Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Emergency Room nurse General practitioner Home health aide ICU nurse Labor and delivery nurse Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) Medical assistant Medical receptionist Medical technologist Nurse practitioner Occupational therapist Operating room nurse Optician Optometrist Paramedic Patient care technician Pediatric nurse Pediatrician Pharmacist Pharmacy assistant Pharmacy technician Physical therapist Physician Physician assistant Psychiatrist Psychologist Radiologic technologist Registered nurse (RN) School psychologist Veterinarian Veterinary assistant Veterinary technician

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Nurse

Dedicated, and team-oriented Certified Nursing Assistant offering a holistic, integrated approach to healthcare along with a commitment to excellence, a contagious enthusiasm, and diverse inpatient and outpatient experience in primary care, clinic, and hospital settings. A tireless advocate with a reputation for establishing and maintaining exceptional relationships with co-workers, patients, and their families while providing safe, positive, high-quality medical, social, and spiritual support. Quick learner, accustomed to working under fast-paced, high-pressure settings, managing multiple responsibilities simultaneously, proactively resolving issues, and responding appropriately in emergencies.

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Medical assistant

Dedicated and compassionate health care professional with vast experience providing medical assistance, office management, and human resource support within a medical environment. Demonstrated competency in patient care, documentation, effective communication, and collaboration with other health care professionals. Strategic team player, skilled in managing electronic health records, driving sales, and delivering excellent customer service. Extensive experience in Onboarding, staff training, and employee relations. Ambitious change-agent, adept at identifying weaknesses and streamlining procedures to enhance the flow of the workplace. Detail-oriented professional passionate about supporting cutting-edge projects that promote the advancement of patient care and the well-being of the community.

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Dental care

Certified Dental Assistant offering excellent clinical and customer relations skills gained through 10 years of experience within high-volume dental practices. Demonstrate warm, friendly demeanor and gentle touch during all dental procedures, earning consistent praise from patients and employers.

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Pharmacy

Offers 15 years of subject matter expertise on clinical pharmacy best practices and analysis of drug developments with a robust understanding of healthcare provider needs and challenges to present drug education to hospital staff. Translate complex data into meaningful information for evaluating potential drugs for patient therapy. Dispense, socialize, and apply credible and balanced scientific knowledge about pharmacological therapies, research, and product development.

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Healthcare worker

Devoted Certified Caregiver with 4 years of experience in providing warm care and assistance to elderly patients in assisted living communities. Looking to deliver compassionate, service-oriented care and companionship to the elderly community.

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Physical therapy

Dexterous, organized Chiropractor with 20 years of experience treating best possible care tailored to individual pain and injury needs. Provides comprehensive wellness services including nutrition counseling, lifestyle advice, corrective exercises, massage therapy, and spinal & postural screenings. Promotes wellness through the right balance of nutrients and supplements, along with regular exercise, to achieve optimal well-being. Designed counseling sessions for patients to improve overall health and take the next step forward in their wellness journey.

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Psychology

A highly skilled and solutions-oriented Psychotherapist/Clinical Psychologist with a demonstrated track record of success working with diverse client populations in one-on-one and group settings. Effective motivator, communicator, and advocate with an inherent ability to manage all types of personalities, diffuse stressful situations, proactively resolve issues, and meet and achieve challenging goals and objectives. A team player consistently recognized for the capacity to build and maintain solid relationships with co-workers and clients and interact effectively with all levels of support staff and management including local, state, and federal agencies.

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Doctor

Compassionate, capable, patient-focused professional offering a high level of expertise, ambition, and drive to enhance the quality of patient outcomes in Emergency/Urgent Care. Repeatedly singled out by peers for improving patient satisfaction through a rich blend of medical expertise and laboratory excellence. Easily builds affinity and trust with people from all backgrounds, age groups, and life circumstances. Goal-driven individual with unmatched commitment, sound diagnostic and problem-resolution skills, and ability to remain calm and composed in the face of potential emergency and life-threatening situations. Follows code of ethics and protocol; highly accountable. Delivers uncompromising work ethic, positive bedside manner/demeanor, and positive communication skills in difficult situations.

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Animal care

Compassionate, dedicated Board-certified Veterinary surgeon with extensive experience in treating a wide range of veterinary orthopedic, oncology, thoracic, abdominal, and soft-tissue conditions. Utilize advanced technology and surgical procedures to ensure patients receive extraordinary care. Affinity for animal behavior and caring for patients to eliminate fear and anxiety during hospital experience. Adept at cultivating a positive environment and create an attitude for lifelong learning for staff.

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Nurse

Self-directed Certified Nursing Assistant(CNA) offering 7 years of experience in direct patient care promoting resident independence and dignity. Eager to provide personal care services with compassion to meet client's needs in a skilled nursing facility.

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Medical assistant

Dedicated and driven Medical Assistant with 5 years of experience in delivering direct patient care and medical administrative support. Thrive under pressure managing excessive workload in a fast-paced healthcare environment. Exploring opportunities in family/urgent care.

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Dental care

Patent-focused Certified Dental Assistant with 7 years of demonstrated experience in delivering quality care to patients performing a wide range of tasks ranging from patient care and education to administrative duties. Expertise in preparing patients for Dentist examination through pre-exam evaluations. Looking for a full-time position.

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Pharmacy

Licensed Pharmacy Assistant with 5 years of experience in delivering outstanding customer service and clerical tasks including typing, filing, stocking, delivery, processing, and refilling prescriptions. Provides operational excellence and customer service that saves patients time and money. Seeking Pharmacy Assistant position at ABC Health Science Center.

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Healthcare worker

Kind-hearted healthcare professional committed to providing quality caregiving services by establishing trust with clients and their families through delivering warmth, independence, and a relaxed environment. I am eager to make changes in people’s lives as a Caregiver through my dedicated and compassionate nature at XYZ Home Care.

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Physical therapy

Patient-centered Physical Therapist with 6 years of experience in creating individualized care plans and treating patients through all phases of physical therapy. Delivers high-quality care through comprehensive, thorough, evidence-based practices to restore patients to full functionality. Seeking PT role to provide 5-star customer experience to the patients every day.

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Psychology

Compassionate Certified School Psychologist adept at evaluating students referred through the special education. Expertise in a broad range of testing instruments and strategies including Intellectual capacity, learning style, academic achievement, and social/emotional functioning. Eager to provide services to the special education division of the public school.

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Doctor

Dedicated Physician looking to fill the Half-day Physician position at ABC Hospital to utilize skills in diagnosing and treating a wide range of illnesses.

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Animal care

Enthusiastic Veterinarian seeking a position at ABC Veterinary services to utilize skills in diagnosing and treating a wide range of diseases in cattle.

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