The primary purpose of the Rehabilitation Medicine Therapist Per Diem position is to provide diagnostic and therapeutic (Recreational Therapy) services to patients of all ages. The Therapist will evaluate referred patients, to implement and administer a comprehensive therapeutic intervention to restore and maximize function, to relieve or reduce pain, and to prevent disability following disease or injury.
Graduate from a Recreational Therapy program (Candidates that are near completion of the degree requirements and will be eligible for licensure requirements will be considered). Certified as Recreational Therapist in the State of New Jersey as verified by the Board of Consumer Affairs. Must maintain certification n good standing. Must be certified by the American Heart Association for BLS for the Healthcare Provider.
University Hospital offers a competitive salary & comprehensive benefits package. Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. For more information, visit www.uhnj.org/hrweb.