Ecumen

Music Therapist

Company : Name Ecumen Hospice Litchfield
Type Part-Time
Part-Time Flexible Schedule
Posted Date
2 months ago(4/19/2022 8:14 PM)
Category
Wellness
Location
US-MN-Litchfield
ID
2022-21779

Overview

Music Therapist

Want to work for a company that cares? Put your passion for serving others to work as a Music Therapist at Ecumen of Litchfield Hospice!

We’re hiring caring, compassionate people like you to provide personal care and health-related services to help make the lives of our residents more fulfilling and enjoyable. As a caregiver at Ecumen, you’ll put people at the heart of what you do and find new ways to exceed people’s expectations every day.

Ecumen is an industry leader dedicated to advocating for older adults by providing housing choices, compassionate healthcare, and innovative services. For 160 years Ecumen has cared for those in need. Now, as Minnesota’s 8th largest senior living provider, we continue to advocate for those we serve. 

Join a team where you can make a difference in advancing our mission to serve our older adults, while we commit to creating a place where everyone belongs.

Responsibilities

Music Therapist 

The Music Therapist is responsible for providing music therapy under the direction of the Clinical Director according to the patient’s unique plan of care.

 

Essential job responsibilities include:

 

  1. Assesses patients for appropriate medical indication for service and performs assessment to determine effectiveness of therapy.

  2. Directs and assists patients through music therapy interventions to assist with alleviating symptoms of anxiety, depression, isolation, agitation, restlessness, sleeplessness, pain, tension, relaxation, and comfort.

  3. Provides ongoing education to the clinical team of appropriateness and/or contraindications for treatment.

  4. Maintains necessary records; clinical notes, charting, coordination notes, which will be incorporated into the patient’s clinical record within 24 hours of session and modified as needed.

Qualifications

Music Therapist

Minimum Required Qualifications:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy from an accredited music therapy program
  • Licensure/Certification: Current MT – BC certification from Certification Board for Music Therapists
  • Current valid driver’s license and proof of vehicle insurance if applicable
  • Ability to communicate effectively in both written and verbal formats
  • Ability to follow all safety rules, regulations, policies and procedures of the facility including but not limited to: Vulnerable Adult and Abuse Policy, HIPAA, Resident’s Bill of Rights, Universal Precaution, AWAIR, OSHA, Right to know, SDS, ADA, HUD Policy and Procedures, Fair Housing laws and regulations 

 

Preferred Qualifications:

 

  • 1-2 years of clinical music therapy experience in home health or hospice or senior care

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ecumen is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, familial status, disability, or status as a protected veteran.    


Ensuring the safety and well-being of our residents, patients and staff is one of our highest priorities at Ecumen. To ensure we are complying with CMS guidelines, this position requires candidates to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or submit for an exemption request prior to starting employment.


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