Massage Therapist - Hospice



City
Mankato
State
Minnesota
Telecommute
No
Department
Nursing
Position description
Massage therapists are responsible for the evaluation, plan of care, massage therapeutic intervention, reevaluation and education of patients who are referred by the Hospice Interdisciplinary team (physicians or allied health practitioners) for massage therapy. The massage therapist works closely with the patient, family and other members of the Hospice Interdisciplinary (a physician-led) team in providing individualized patient care. Massage treatments may be provided in an outpatient (clinical) setting or in the hospital setting.
Qualifications
Experience: Experience in massage therapy preferred.

Education: High School Diploma or equivalent required. Certification from a credible organization in Massage Therapy required.





Additional qualifications
Special Skills: Knowledge of appropriate anatomy, physiology, and kinesiology. Knowledgeable in massage techniques.
License or certification
Licensure & Certification: Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required. AED Certified.
Exemption status
Non-exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $24.12 per hour.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Part Time
Hours / Pay period
40
Schedule details
Day hours with occasional evening/weekend hours.

Requires travel throughout the SWMN Region.

Orientation will be at full time hours.
Weekend schedule
Day hours with occasional evening/weekend hours.
Site description
Mankato is one of the largest cities in southern MN and has earned several livability awards. Mankato's economic growth leads Minnesota and is among the top in the nation. The city has a contiguous population area of 96,740 and 1.6 million people live within 60 miles of Mankato. Greater Mankato is centrally located in south central Minnesota, nestled in the scenic beauty of the Minnesota River Valley, with convenient access to Minneapolis-St. Paul just one hour away.
Category
Nursing
Career profile
Rehabilitation
Job posting number
109017BR
Recruiter
Cassie Schlaak
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).