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NEELAM J. PATEL

Sterling Heights

Summary

Licensed physical therapist with 20+ years of experience providing the highest quality patient centered physical therapy care in a variety of clinical settings, primarily in orthopedic and occupational medicine. A strong collaborator and communicator who consistently delivers great patient outcomes. Focused on continuous performance improvement both professionally and personally.

Work History

Director of Therapy Services

Concentra
2018-10 - 2020-06
  • Management of daily clinic operations.
  • Participated in weekly meetings with fellow clinic leadership team.
  • Attended quarterly meeting with regional leadership team.
  • Produced monthly reports like budget, productivity, revenue and NPER scores for presentation to clinic leadership team.

Physical Therapist

Concentra/USHealthworks/AOMS
2012-03 - 2018-10
  • Evaluated and treated wide range of conditions, including chronic and acute pain, disc prolapse, whiplash, dislocations, arthritis, meniscus tears, and rotator cuff injuries in an occupational health setting.
  • Planned individually-designed treatment programs to restore, maintain and improve physical functioning, alleviate pain and prevent disability
  • Performed functional testing and injury prevention, incorporating optimal ergonomic principles.
  • Developed streamlined on-boarding process as a member of the Onboarding Committee.
  • Served as a member of the Humanitarian Committee for USHealthWorks.
  • Liaised with orthopedic surgeons and clinic.
  • Supervised clinical students and support staff, including certified and licensed assistants and aides.
  • Managed high-volume caseload.

Travel Physical Therapist

Prime Healthcare Staffing
2003-01 - 2012-03
  • Evaluated and treated patients in: acute care, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation, outpatient,occupational health, schools and skilled nursing settings.
  • Adapted to new documentation systems, changes in clinical settings, management and processes.

Rehabilitation Staff Physical Therapist

Queen of Angels Hollywood Presbyterian Hospital
1998-06 - 2002-11
  • Team Leader working with OT, Social Work, Physician, and Nursing staff to comprehensively treat patients with orthopedic, neurological, and general deficits in an inpatient rehabilitation setting.
  • Experience with wound care treatment and home evaluations.
  • Clinical Instructor for physical therapy interns.

Education

Masters of Physical Therapy - Physical Therapy

Wayne State University
1992-09 - 1998-06

Bachelor of Physical Therapy

Wayne State University
1992-09 - 1996-09

Work Availability

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Skills

Therapeutic interventions

Interpersonal Skills

Active Listening

Assessment

Plan of Care Design

Functional Training

Manual therapy

HEP instruction

Documentation

Certification

Manual Therapy Certification— Manual therapy Institute

CCIP, Credentialed Certified Instructor

CEAS I, Ergonomic Assessment Certification

CPR and AED Certified for healthcare providers

Recipient of Humanitarian of the Year 2018

Board of Directors, Education chair, Surge for Water

Hatha Yoga teacher, RYT 200

Timeline

Director of Therapy Services

Concentra
2018-10 - 2020-06

Physical Therapist

Concentra/USHealthworks/AOMS
2012-03 - 2018-10

Travel Physical Therapist

Prime Healthcare Staffing
2003-01 - 2012-03

Rehabilitation Staff Physical Therapist

Queen of Angels Hollywood Presbyterian Hospital
1998-06 - 2002-11

Masters of Physical Therapy - Physical Therapy

Wayne State University
1992-09 - 1998-06

Bachelor of Physical Therapy

Wayne State University
1992-09 - 1996-09

Hatha Yoga teacher, RYT 200

Board of Directors, Education chair, Surge for Water

Recipient of Humanitarian of the Year 2018

CPR and AED Certified for healthcare providers

CEAS I, Ergonomic Assessment Certification

CCIP, Credentialed Certified Instructor

Manual Therapy Certification— Manual therapy Institute

NEELAM J. PATEL