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Jennifer Kieffer, PT

Pediatric Physical Therapist

Work experience

Jan 2015Aug 2015

Pediatric Physical Therapist

Cabrini Pediatric Therapy Center

At Cabrini I evaluate and treat various pediatric patients. Patient's ages range from birth to 21. Cabrini Pediatric Therapy Center is a multidisciplinary facility and I work closely with the other therapists at the clinic. My caseload includes 8-12 patients per day treating a variety of diagnoses including but not limited to cerebral palsy, failure to thrive, developmental delay, Rett Syndrome, Congenital Amniotic Band Syndrome and Trisomy 21.

Mar 2010Dec 2014

Administrative/Data Entry

Penn Emblem (thru Randstad Staffing)

Worked on a variety of tasks from report compilation, data entry, order entry and other duties as assigned.

Apr 2014Jun 2014

Student Physical Therapist

St. Mary's Children's Hospital-Bayside, NY

Fourth Clinical Placement in the pediatric setting. At this clinic I evaluated and treated various pediatric patients. I was able to treat patient's as young as 25 days old and young adults in their 20' s. My caseload had a variety of diagnoses including but not limited to cerebral palsy, failure to thrive, feeding disorders, developmental delay and lupus.

Jan 2014Apr 2014

Student Physical Therapist

Adept Physical Therapy

Third clinical experience in an outpatient setting. At this clinic I evaluated and treated various orthopedic cases. Patients range from young to old and from desk workers to athletes to retirees. This clinics treatments are based around Pilates and use several Pilates apparatus including the Reformer, Chair and Cadillac. I also had the opportunity to observe my clinical instructor providing care to performers at a Broadway Musical.

Sep 2013Dec 2013

Student Physical Therapist

Adept Physical Therapy

Second clinical experience in an acute setting. At completion of this clinical experience I was managing 50% of my clinical instructors caseload. Able to evaluate and treat more complex patients with 50-75% assistance from my clinical instructor. Observed two total hip replacement and one total knee replacement surgeries.

Jan 2012Jul 2013

Physical Therapy Aide and Front Desk Attendant

Greco Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy Aide and Front Desk Attendant Assist patients during therapy session, front desk tasks include filing, email correspondence and general office procedures.
Jul 2011Aug 2011

Student Physical Therapist

Seal Rock Healthcare

First clinical experience in a sub-acute rehab setting. At completion of this clinical I was managing 25-50% of my clinical instructor's caseload. I was able to assist with more complex patients. I was able to observe aquatic therapy and outpatient therapy sessions.

May 2008Jan 2010

Costume Department Assistant

Hersheypark Entertainment
Dresser/Costume Department Assistant Hershey, PA- Assist with wardrobe for summer shows and Christmas show in 2009. Duties include: quick costume changes, creating and implementing a laundry schedule as well as minor costume repairs. Assisted in costuming department as needed.

Education

Jun 2011Jun 2014

Doctorate of Physical Therapy

Stony Brook University
Aug 2007Dec 2009

Masters of Kinesiology

Stony Brook University
May 2003

Bachelor of Science: Speech Communications/Broadcasting

Millersville University

Skills

Computer Skills

• Microsoft Office Suite: Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Excel

• Able to work with Apple & PC computers

• Electronic medical record systems - CISCO, WebPT and others

Certifications

Jul 2015Jul 2017

First Aid

American Heart Association
Nov 2014Dec 2016

Pennsylvania Physical Therapy License

License # PT024090