Enhancing Hospice Care with Therapeutic Massage
At Bay Regional Medical Center, we understand the importance of providing comprehensive and compassionate care to patients receiving hospice services. As part of our commitment to improving the overall well-being of individuals in Rensselaer County, we are seeking a highly skilled and licensed massage therapist to join our dedicated team.
About Bay Regional Medical Center
Bay Regional Medical Center is a leading healthcare provider in Rensselaer County, specializing in offering a wide range of services catered to meet the unique needs of our community. Our mission is to deliver exceptional healthcare through innovation, compassion, and personalized patient care.
Role and Responsibilities
The Licensed Massage Therapist-Hospice-Part-Time position involves working directly with hospice patients to provide therapeutic massage services that promote relaxation, pain relief, stress reduction, and overall well-being. Some of the key responsibilities include:
- Conducting comprehensive assessments of patients' needs and devising appropriate massage plans tailored to their individual requirements
- Performing therapeutic massages using various techniques such as Swedish massage, deep tissue massage, myofascial release, and trigger point therapy
- Creating a safe and comfortable environment for patients, ensuring their physical and emotional comfort throughout the massage session
- Collaborating with the interdisciplinary healthcare team to ensure a holistic approach to patient care
- Maintaining accurate and up-to-date records of patient treatments and progress
- Providing education and guidance to patients and their families on the benefits of massage therapy in hospice care
In order to be considered for the position of Licensed Massage Therapist-Hospice-Part-Time at Bay Regional Medical Center, candidates must meet the following requirements:
- Hold a valid license to practice massage therapy in the state of New York
- Have a minimum of 2 years of experience working as a massage therapist in a healthcare or hospice setting
- Demonstrate proficiency in various massage techniques and modalities
- Possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Exhibit a high level of empathy and compassion towards patients
- Show a strong commitment to maintaining professional boundaries and confidentiality
Apply Now and Make a Difference
If you are a passionate and dedicated licensed massage therapist looking to make a difference in the lives of hospice patients, then we encourage you to apply for the position of Licensed Massage Therapist-Hospice-Part-Time at Bay Regional Medical Center. Join our team and contribute to providing exceptional care to those in need.
Applicants can submit their resumes through our online portal or contact our HR department at 123-456-7890 for more information.