Recreational Therapist PRN
Location:
Orange Park , Florida
Posted:
October 23, 2017
Reference:
01310-7846
At Orange Park Medical Center, we are committed to quality care and a heightened focus on extraordinary service. Founded in 1974, Orange Park Medical Center has grown from a small community hospital to a top healthcare provider in northeast Florida.

We are a full-service, acute-care hospital with 317 inpatient beds located in the heart of Orange Park, providing medical care to Clay County and surrounding communities. The hospital has 170 private rooms. There are nine labor, delivery and recovery room suites for new mothers and a seven-bed, Level-2 neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) for premature babies and those born with special needs. There is also a 24-bed psychiatric unit, 20-bed inpatient rehabilitation unit and 20 intensive care unit(ICU) beds.

The Recreational Therapist assesses, plans, develops, implements and evaluates treatment of psychiatric patients in inpatient, partial hospital, and outpatient settings. The Recreational Therapist works within a multi-disciplinary treatment team to assure patients receive education and practice behaviors that support appropriate use of leisure time.
Qualifications:
EDUCATION:
  • A Bachelor Degree in Behavioral Service Field is required

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:
  • A Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS) is required
  • CPI Certification required within 90 days of hire - can be obtained once an employee

EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum of one year experience is required
SHIFT:
  • Typically 8 hour shifts
  • Rotating weekend coverage required

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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