Licensed Massage Therapist-1
Lancaster General Hospital
7274 Integrative Modalities
Job DescriptionJob Description
Job Title:Massage Therapist-Temporary
This position is located in Lancaster, PA
Temporary casual position for at least one year , 0.1 8 hours per two weeks to cover multiple outpatient sites and Women and Babies Hospital working hours between 8:30 am and 5:00 pm with some weekends and no holidays.
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SUMMARY: Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine is currently seeking a Massage Therapist .The Massage Therapist performs massage therapy and bodywork treatments to patients and clients. Massage Therapists apply a system of structured touch, pressure, movement, holding and treatment of the soft tissue manifestations of the human body while the primary intent is to enhance the health and well-being of the patient. This includes lymphatic techniques, myofascial release, neuromuscular therapy, and the use of electromechanical devices which mimic or enhance the action of the massage techniques. Provides education and information to clients, coworkers, employer and community groups on the benefits of massage and other holistic modalities. These services are provided through out Lancaster General Health.
Greet patients and or visitors, in a friendly warm manner.
● Instructs new patients in completion of medical history and information forms, if necessary.
● Performs and documents initial health history, assessment, and evaluation of patient/client.
● Performs and documents all sessions performed according to established guidelines.
● Effectively communicates and explains procedures appropriate to patient/client needs and preferences.
● Practices appropriate massage techniques. Maintains patient/client confidentiality and sensitivity during all patient/client interactions; reports any unusual patient/client interactions to supervisor immediately.
● Maintains patient records and patient satisfaction in accordance with Lancaster General Health’s standards and protocols.
● Maintains therapy room cleanliness and all supplies and equipment for massage therapy. Participates in marketing and community events as requested. Participates with in-service activities for patients, physicians and related hospital departments.
JOB REQUIREMENTS MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
● High school diploma/GED
● Completed massage therapy education
● Licensed by the state of Pennsylvania
● Complete the required continuing education hours by the massage therapy board of Pennsylvania
At least 2 years of experience performing massage.
This position requires PA Child Abuse and FBI Fingerprinting Clearances.
This position requires a Professional License/Certification.
Posted on 08/12/2019