The Recreation Therapist directs and provides a variety of program therapy modalities to patients requiring in-patient hospitalization for mental health care. The Recreation Therapist works under the direction and in collaboration with, the hospitalâ��s medical staff. Complies with the objectives and policies of the hospital. The Recreation Therapist collaborates with multidisciplinary team members to provide age/developmentally appropriate care in accordance with the programâ��s standards. The Recreation Therapist may be needed to work beyond the regular tour of duty or assume other job duties as assigned by department head.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS (including required licenses/certifications, education and job knowledge/experience):
Certified Music Therapist, Certified Activity Therapist
Recent experience in mental health care preferred
Current BLS Certification
Effective oral and written communications in the English language
Visual and hearing senses must be adequate to assess/detect changes in human physiological condition
Able to function effectively in fast paced
Job: Therapy and Rehabilitation
Primary Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Facility: Florida Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2105016718
About Florida Medical Center
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.