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Recreational Therapist -PRN - (230414)

Universal Health Services


Location:
PHOENIX, AZ
Date:
11/21/2017
2017-11-212017-12-20
Job Code:
1932
Universal Health Services
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Recreational Therapist -PRN - (230414)

Facility Name
Location
PHOENIX, AZ 85014 US (Primary)
Career Area
Professional
Category
Other, Rehabilitation Physical Therapist (RPT)
Job Description
PURPOSE: • Organizes and coordinates therapeutic activity programs to effect improvement in the physical, mental, and social well-being of patients. Prepares reports on patient progress, and with the consensus of the treatment team, modifies programs in accordance with the patient’s needs and capacities. Clinical Skills · Provides a variety of types of activities to meet individual patient needs. Establishes leisure educational programs. · Encourages patients and families to participate in recreational programs. · Develops, conducts, and evaluates comprehensive recreational program plans and objectives to meet individual patient needs in coordination with other team members. · Organizes records, maintains, and orders equipment and supplies. · Provides care to patients in a manner that considers safety, respect, comfort, and the therapeutic environment. · Documents delivery of treatment services and patient progress. · Relates with patients, public, and team members in a manner conducive to a harmonious working environment in which patient-centered goals are achieved. · Supervises and maintains close communication with the volunteers to maximize their contributions. · Maintains established departmental policies and procedures including those that govern confidentiality, objectives, quality improvement program, risk management/safety, environmental and infection control standards. · Adheres to Palo Verde Behavioral Health organizational and department-specific safety, confidentiality, values, policies and standards. · Performs related duties as assigned. Patient Care · Coordinate care with referral sources and other involved professionals · Maintain regular communication with family members as appropriate · Return phone calls to professionals and family in a timely manner · Encourage patients to participate fully in all aspects of the treatment program · Educate all patients, whenever possible, about ways to facilitate recovery · Follow safety practices as outlined in Palo Verde Behavioral Health policies and procedures · Follow the protocol and guidelines of the inpatient program and other formal treatment programs · Help patients benefit from their insurance by timely completion of all paperwork, returning phone calls, and actively participating in utilization management Supervision · Seek consultation and supervision on specific cases as needed from colleagues at Palo Verde Behavioral Health Medical Records · Complete formal assessments and reports within specified time lines · Chart each session and all relevant contact related to the patient on day of contact · Chart entries should record the patient’s response to treatment, current mental status, progress in the program, and need for continued treatment if appropriate · Chart to specific treatment plan goals according to Palo Verde Behavioral Health guidelines · Ensure the treatment plan is completed and on the chart within the specified time frame · Complete a group therapy note for all patients in group therapy within specified time lines
Job Requirements
QUALIFICATIONS: • Bachelor’s Degree in Recreational Therapy or a closely related therapy field. • One (1) year of experience as a Recr
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