UnityPoint Health Massage Therapist in Moline, Illinois
UnityPoint at Home
Quad Cities IA/IL
Home Hospice Care
FTE: .01 PRN (per diem, as needed)
Varies- Set Self Schedule
This position provides massage therapy for relaxation, pain and symptom management relief for hospice patients.
Ensures quality and safe delivery of services to patients according to care plan. Uses equipment and supplies safely, effectively, and efficiently.
Consistently utilizes a patient-centered approach considering physical, psych/social, spiritual, educational, safety and related criteria appropriate to the age of the patients served in assigned service area.
Provides therapeutic massage in accordance with written physician plan of treatment and patient evaluation.
Cleans, maintains, prepares and adjusts massage therapy equipment in accordance with industry standards.
Develops and administers plan of treatment in collaboration with the hospice IDT.
Participates in regular care planning with other disciplines involved.
Instructs patient/family/caregivers in administration of the treatment plan.
Participates in case conferences, in-service programs and other meetings required ensuring coordinated and comprehensive care.
Identifies and refers patient/family/caregivers to appropriate individuals or agencies as necessary.
Maintains accurate and timely documentation of clinical records and time/travel entries.
Delivers quality care consistent with Hospice Conditions of Participation, qualifying hospice criteria, payer coverage criteria, and providing visits/treatments consistent with the plan of care.
Maintains regular and consistent attendance at work.
Behaves in a manner consistent with Mission, Vision, Values and Expectations for Excellence.
Maintains compliance with OSHA, Accreditation Standards and Risk Management guidelines.
Maintains compliance with Personnel policies and procedures
Behaves in a manner consistent with all Corporate Compliance policies and procedures.
Utilizes electronic clinical record; maintaining confidentiality and care of equipment.
Demonstrates competency in hospice philosophy
Responsible for accurate documentation (ie: following care plan, appropriate utilization of resources to achieve quality outcomes, conferences, discharges, billing corrections, coding.)
Achieve certification in Integrated Care Management within 1 year of hire. Certification includes completing the Integrated Care Management formal training session, successfully completing assigned computer based-learning modules within 2 weeks of training, and a competency evaluation. Use the Integrated Care Management philosophy, skills, tools and documentation in clinical practice. Demonstrate competency in selected ICM skills annually.
Employee is responsible for completion of communication tasks and activities in a timely manner. This would include, but is not limited to: responding to email, voicemail or telephone messages, promptly, accurately, and professionally; attending staff meetings as scheduled or viewing videotapes of those meetings; asking questions of team members and supervisors when needing clarification about various day-to-day issues or patient needs; and reviewing employee communication pieces, to stay aware of UnityPoint at Home programs and initiatives.
Ability to demonstrate competence and maintain current knowledge in providing massage therapy to neonates through geriatrics.
Strong computer skills.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Ability to work as a collaborative team member.
Ability to understand and apply guidelines, policies and procedures.
Valid drivers license and automobile insurance in accordance with state and/or organizational requirements
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Knowledge of professional massage therapy principles and practices.
Possession of licensure as a massage therapist issued by the State of Illinois and/or State of Iowa Department of Health (Dual Licensure will be required within 90 days of hire).
Requisition ID: 2018-42014
Street: 106 19th Ave
Name: 9400 UnityPoint at Home Affiliate
Name: Therapy Srvc- Hosp- QC
FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.01
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift: Hours are self-scheduled
External Company Name: UnityPoint Health
External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org