HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Activity Therapist PRN in Snellville, Georgia

Eastside Medical Center is a 310-bed, full-service, acute care medical center with nearly 1,200 employees and 450 affiliated physicians. The hospital is fully accredited by The Joint Commission. Eastside Medical Center has been a leader for 31 years in a wide range of state of the art healthcare, including emergency services, neurosurgery, orthopaedics, women’s services, neurosciences, oncology, cardiology and behavioral health.

* Must be available to work weekends, either Saturday or Sunday. Must be flexible to cover for PTO and vacation coverage. *

Position Responsibilities: * Implements activity therapy program for geriatric and adult populations Provides a variety of patient therapeutic & educational groups

  • Responsible for accurate patient assessments, progress notes and treatment planning documentation

  • Additionally, responsible to function well as a member of the multi disciplinary team. Department Specific Criteria:

  • Participates in activity therapy program, directs activity therapy groups, and provides activity therapy training to staff.

  • Maintains self-development, participates in Performance Improvement activities.

  • Utilizes effective communication skills and interacts with others in a courteous manner.

  • Demonstrates age-specific care to the patient populations served.

  • Bachelor’s degree in a Therapy modality, Counseling or related field - required

  • One to Three years related therapy/counseling experience

  • Credentials need to be either CTRS (Recreation Therapist), MT (Music Therapist), or ATR-BC (Art Therapist)

  • BLS – American Heart Association - required

  • Crisis Prevention within 60 days of hire or transfer - required

  • Good interpersonal communication skills

  • Good computer skills

Title: Activity Therapist PRN

Location: Georgia-Snellville-Eastside Medical Center - Snellville

Requisition ID: 08621-9839