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2018-08-142018-09-12

RECREATION THERAPIST (CERT)- CTRS-Spring Mountain Treatment Center - (34958)

Universal Health Services
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RECREATION THERAPIST (CERT)- CTRS-Spring Mountain Treatment Center - (34958)

Facility Name
Spring Mountain Treatment Center
Location
LAS VEGAS, NV 89117 US (Primary)
LAS VEGAS, NV 89146 US
Career Area
Allied Health
Category
Recreational therapy
Job Description

One of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America’s Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.

Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

Spring Mountain is seeking a dynamic and talented Certified Recreation Therapist (CTRS).

Spring Mountain is comprised of two locations:

Spring Mountain Treatment Center is an 110-bed facility offering acute care psychiatric programs for kids, adolescents and adults. Please visit our website for additional program details: http://www.springmountaintreatmentcenter.com/about.htm

Spring Mountain Sahara is an 30-bed facility offering acute care psychiatric programs for adults and senior adults. Please visit our website for additional program details: http://www.springmountainsahara.com/about.htm

 

The Recreation/Activity Therapist:

  • Complies with goals, objectives and procedures for the Activity Therapy Department.
  • Complies with standards for patient participation in Activity Therapy.
  • Plans Activity Therapy program involving such activities as leisure, education, sports and games, singing, dancing, creating music, exercise programs, and occupational programs; participation in a variety of sensory, motor, educational, and social activities.
  • Teaches patients the skills and techniques required for participation in activities and evaluates patient’s progress, attitudes and behavior as related to their rehabilitative potential.
  • Adapts program according to the needs of the individual patients.Studies patients’ reactions while they are engaged in activity therapy activities and prepares progress notes reflecting their reactions to the Activity Therapy program.
  • Identifies patient needs, develop and coordinate the implementations of therapeutic programs in accordance with administrative guidelines and medical directives.
  • Recommends equipment and supplies for related programs.
  • Initiates patient charges.
  • Maintains department records.

This opportunity provides the following:

*UHS is Challenging and rewarding work environment
Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries
Competitive Compensation
Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
401k plan with company match
Generous Paid Time Off
 

UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc. All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. To the extent any reference to "UHS or UHS facilities" on this website including any statements, articles or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Further, the terms "we," "us," "our" or "the company" in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

Job Requirements

Recreation Therapist must have a degree in Recreational Therapy and be certified with the National Council for Therapeutic Recreation.

  • Must have a working knowledge of the psychiatric process and its relationship to arts and crafts, sports and games, leisure skills, music and adjunctive activities, small and large group activities.
  • Must be able to perform assignments with minimal supervision;
  • Must be able to perform concentrated and/or complex mental activity with frequent involvement in complex and/or highly technical situations;
  • Must be able to work successfully under highly stressful conditions;
  • Must be able to make sound, independent judgments based on scientific and/or ethical principles;
  • Must be able to comprehend and perform oral and written instructions and procedures;
  • Must be able to collaborate with other multidisciplinary team members in an appropriate fashion;
  • Must be capable of adapting to varying workloads an work assignments on a constant basis.

 

 

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