The Recreation Therapist performs responsible professional work in the evaluation, planning and implementation of therapeutic recreation programs to increase, maintain or restore functions, maximize or prevent disability and assist patients in reaching their maximum performance levels in the areas of leisure education, adaptive recreation and recreational activities. Coordinates and implements needed therapeutic activities for patients admitted to the unit. Works collaboratively with the interdisciplinary team in the delivery of patient care. The Recreation Therapist functions under the direction and supervision of the Director.
Education and Training:
1. Bachelorâ��s Degree in Recreation Therapy, Therapeutic Recreation, Recreation Administration or an equivalent program is required.
1. BLS is required.
Recreational Therapy or Activity Therapy experience is preferred.
Job: Therapy and Rehabilitation
Primary Location: Hilton Head, South Carolina
Facility: Hilton Head Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.