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MASSAGE THERAPIST-Integrative Health & Medicine 8/23/2016

Meridian Health System, Inc Jackson, NJ

Company
Meridian Health System, Inc
Job Classification
Part Time
Company Ref #
2016-16993
AJE Ref #
575957951
Location
Jackson, NJ
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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RESPONSIBILITIES:

Essential Function Title

Essential Function Description

Clinical Services

Evaluate, determine, and provide the appropriate massage therapy treatment plan for each client. Collaborate with other health care professionals as required.

Clinical Documentation

Document all services provided with goals for each treatment and ensure documentation meets professional standards. Share treatment information with other treating providers as required.

Educational Materials

Develop and present educational materials that support and expand on acupuncture therapies and traditional oriental medicine approaches to healing.

Educational Programs

Develop and present workshops, classes, and ongoing programs that target health/ wellness topics to be offered to clients and team members.

Research

Participate in the identification and implementation of research to further elucidate the current therapeutic approaches. Generates ideas for possible research in the area of mind body therapy.

Client and Team Member Safety

Demonstrates understanding of their role in developing and maintaining an environment that is safety for clients and team members.

Compliance

Reports environmental risks or equipment malfunctions to supervisor.

Team Member Relations

Interacts with practice and provider staff in a timely and professional manner.

Other Duties as Assigned

Completes all other necessary duties with attention to detail and in a timely manner.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Educational Level

Education Details

Required or Preferred

Minimum of 500 hours Massage Therapy from a NJ Accredited School

Formal training in massage therapy which includes:

* 90 hours of anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology

* ethics and law;

* theory and practice;

* electives related to the practice of massage and bodywork therapy;

* at least 100 hours of clinical practice.

Required



Experience

Experience Details

Required or Preferred

3 years minimum

Clinical experience in the practice of massage therapy; preference in a clinical environment

Required

3 years minimum

A good understanding of holistic healthcare and integrative medicine.

Required



Excellent communication skills

Required



Licenses or Certifications

Details

Required or Preferred

Massage Therapy License

NJ Board of Massage and Bodywork; National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB)

Required

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.