Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist / Art Therapist PRN (As Needed)
Universal Health Services, Inc.
October 10, 2018
One of the nationâ€™s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worldâ€™s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americaâ€™s Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
What do our current CTRS/Art Therapists value at UHS?
An environment that puts patient care first. One of the most rewarding aspects of working as a CTRS orÂ Art Therapist is providing excellent care, comfort, and security to patients and families you treat, at their most vulnerable times. Having the opportunity to grow, learn, and advance in your career. There are very robust continuing education options and opportunities for leadership development as a CTRS orÂ Art Therapist with UHS. Supportive and responsive leadership. Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Havenwyck HospitalÂ is a 243 bed, Joint Commission accredited and licensed psychiatric and substance abuse facility. WeÂ specializing in providing behavioral health and substance abuse treatment and are located in Auburn Hills overlooking Lake Galloway.Â For more information, please visit our website atÂ havenwyckhospital.com.Â
Havenwyck Hospital is seeking a dynamic and talentedÂ Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS) or an Art TherapistÂ to join our team of compassionate, dedicated professionals.
TheÂ CTRSÂ orÂ Art Therapist is responsible for the provision of Recreational Therapy services, including assessment, treatment planning, therapeutic activity interventions and discharge leisure planning. TheÂ CTRSÂ orÂ Art Therapist utilizes individual and/or group activity interventions to bring about positive changes in the client's behavior, be-it cognitive, social, emotional or physical. TheÂ CTRSÂ orÂ Art Therapist educates the client in healthy coping skills, and available leisure resources to continue the client in post discharge leisure planning and involvement. TheÂ CTRSÂ orÂ Art Therapist will be responsible for the provision of services according to the current standards of practice.
Key responsibilities include:
Responsible for assessing, treatment planning, therapeutic activity interventions and discharge leisure planning.
Utilizes individual and/or group activity interventions to bring about positive changes in the client's behavior, be-it cognitive, social, emotional or physical.Â
Educates the client in healthy coping skills and available leisure resources to continue the client in post-discharge leisure planning and involvement.Â
Evaluates each client's progress and the effectiveness of therapy treatment, and records results on daily progress notes follows all documentation policies.
Attends treatment team conferences to exchange information and observations with other members of the team, as well as assisting with the completion of the initial treatment plan and progress summary updates.