Massage Therapist

  • Hospice of Michigan
  • 2366 Oak Valley Drive Ann Arbor Michigan 48103 United States
  • Posted: Feb 10, 2019
As needed Allied Health

Job Description

Massage Therapy is an integral part of the Complementary Therapies Program at Arbor Hospice located in Ann Arbor and the surrounding communities. Complementary Therapies includes music therapy, pet therapy and massage therapy. Massage Therapy is an important program providing the benefits of massage and healing touch to patients during their end-of-life journey in a variety of settings including private homes, nursing homes and in an in-patient unit. Our massage therapy team provides great care and comfort which is of benefit to our patients and peace of mind for their caregivers. Be a part of a team of experienced hospice massage therapists while serving a non-profit hospice mission. Come work with us and see how great it can feel to do good work while in service to others in need of your specialized care. For more information on our massage therapy team and the Complementary Therapies Program, please visit our website at: http://www.arborhospice.org/we-can-help/complementary-therapies/massage-therapy The contingent Massage Therapist is responsible to contact referred clients, schedule visits based on his or her schedule, and provide medically prescribed massage therapy that addresses the comfort needs of patients. Experience in light touch and/or hospice massage is strongly preferred. Candidates should have a basic knowledge of hospice care and how massage therapy can benefit patients. License in Massage Therapy and graduation from a credentialed massage therapy school required. Availability during regular business hours required (pre-scheduled days/time during the work week and during business hours) Nights and weekends are not required. Reliable transportation and comfortability with travel throughout the Ann Arbor area (Washtenaw and Livingston Counties) required. This position is contingent and is approximately 12-16 hours a week. care