SSM Health Recreation Specialist - Behavioral Health PRN ( as needed) in St. Louis, Missouri
Under general supervision, provides and directs patient care including assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of patient care within the guidelines of the standards of nursing care and operational guidelines.
Leads recreational therapy groups and assesses patient's needs in collaboration with the treatment team.
Records daily groups and care plan goals within the patient(s) medical record.
Encourages, assists, and instructs patients with personal hygiene / cleanliness.
Performs all other duties according to entity policies/procedures assigned.
Bachelor's Degree or 5+ years equivalent experience in Recreational Therapy
Preferred: Bachelor's Degree in (Therapeutic Recreational, Music or Art Therapy) CTRS
Required Certification – BLS
SSM Health DePaul Hospital – St. Louis
SSM Health DePaul Hospital is a 476-bed hospital offering comprehensive medical services, including inpatient and outpatient surgeries using state-of-the-art technology and facilities. Opened in 1828, DePaul Hospital - St. Louis was the first hospital west of the Mississippi River and remains the oldest continuously existing business in St. Louis. DePaul Hospital serves patients from across the St. Louis metropolitan area, including the communities of Bridgeton, Florissant, Hazelwood, St. Ann, St. John, Maryland Heights and Overland.
Req ID: 18005659
Primary Location: Missouri-St. Louis-SSM Health DePaul Hospital – St. Louis
SSM Health DePaul Hospital – St. Louis (0128) 12303 DePaul Drive Bridgeton, 63044
Schedule Hours Per Pay Period: 63044
Weekend Rotation: PRN
Normal work hours: Therapy
Job: SSM Health DePaul Hospital – St. Louis
Organization: SSM Health DePaul Hospital – St. Louis
Work Locations: SSM Health DePaul Hospital – St. Louis (0128) 12303 DePaul Drive Bridgeton, 63044