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Registered Nurse (RN) - Home Health Clinical - $39-45 per hour

Company: AccentCare
Location: Waco
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

AccentCare is seeking a Registered Nurse (RN) Home Health Clinical for a nursing job in Waco, Texas.Job Description & Requirements

  • Specialty: Clinical
  • Discipline: RN
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • 40 hours per week
  • Shift: 8 hours
  • Employment Type: Permanent
    OverviewBuilding Better Together. Bringing passion and purpose to all we do!We have a bold vision to reimagine care. And that's possible because of every individual team member. AccentCare believes investing in people and their opportunities produce more satisfying careers, personal growth, and better patient outcomes. In addition, we emphasize training and hiring a diverse workforce with the lived experience and skills to deliver culturally competent, inclusive care. Responsibilities The Music Therapist performs as a member of the interdisciplinary team, the Music Therapist provides music therapy consultations and services to the patient and/or family in accordance with the interdisciplinary plan of care while following all AccentCare policies and procedures. Supports the business development activities of the organization. Music Therapists provide bereavement counseling to family members as identified.--1. Complete the music therapy assessment with patient and family when referred in accordance with the interdisciplinary plan of care.2. Plan music therapy interventions. 3. Implement the music therapy interventions in accordance with the interdisciplinary plan of care.4. Guide the patient in the use of creative therapeutic activities for the purpose of improving or maintaining mental and physical function and quality of life. 5. Instruct other care team members including, when appropriate, hospice aides and family members in the use of music to achieve individualized care plan goals.6. Evaluate the effectiveness of music therapy services with the patient and/or family-of-choice. 7. Document all services provided to hospice patients and families in the clinical record. 8. Terminate therapy services when appropriate.9. Provide in-services to staff, hospitals, nursing homes, and other facilities as requested and determined appropriate by therapist.10. As one of the counselors in the interdisciplinary hospice group (IDG), the MT serves as the counselor at IDG meetings, participates in on-call rotation, and assists with sign ups and consents for newly referred patients.11. Participate in the on-call schedule as required. 12. Support the bereavement program at the site level, including, but not limited to: --- Completing bereavement calls and visits to offer counseling and support; --- Facilitating bereavement support groups in the community, including an annual memorial service; --- Participating in the monthly bereavement committee meetings; --- Keeping the bereavement binder up-to-date (with meeting minutes, sign-in sheets from groups/workshops, etc.). 13. Performs other duties as assigned including those within the scope of current, valid professional licensure/credentials (i.e. RN, SW, Chaplain, MT, HA, etc.). Employees should reference the position specific job description for additional details on the essential functions of the clinical discipline. --Additional Job Functions for a Level II Music Therapist: --- Provide supervision of interns (as long as AMTA minimum requirements are met). --- Participate on a committee within the organization. --- Be a support to community outreach and education activities (in partnership with the Volunteerand Business Development departments), as appropriate. --- Facilitate bereavement groups or workshops and memorials. --Additional Job Functions for a Level III Music Therapist: --- Provide supervision of interns (as long as AMTA minimum requirements are met). --- Participate and chair a committee within the organization, including ethics consultations. --- Participate in or submit an abstract annually in an external Music Therapy Committee (such as AMTA, CBMT, or a regional MT Association) or to a Hospice & Palliative Care Conference (such as NHPCO, a State Hospice & Palliative Care Association, ADEC, NAGC, etc.)--- Be a support to community outreach and education activities (in partnership with the Volunteer and Business Development departments), as appropriate. --- Facilitate bereavement groups or workshops and memorials. Qualifications1. Bachelor's Degree in Music with a concentration in Music Therapy and/or Music Therapy from an American Music Therapy Association (AMTA) approved university (or undergraduate equivalency program approved by AMTA).2. Board Certified as a Music Therapist (MT-BC) by the Certification Board for Music Therapy (CBMT).3. Hospice and Palliative Care Music Therapist advanced credential preferred.4. Previous experience with terminally ill patients/families is highly desirable.5. Must have reliable automobile, valid driver's license and the minimum state required liability auto insurance.6. Demonstrates commitment to the AccentCare philosophy of care, values, mission statement and organization culture.--Qualifications for state-specific requirements above AccentCare minimum education standards are as follows:
    • GA: Must be licensed by the state through the Georgia Professional Licensing Board, holding a LPMT (Licensed Professional Music Therapist).
    • MD: Must be licensed by the state through the State Board of Examiners, begins 1/1/2022.
    • NJ: Must be licensed by the state through the State Board of Creative Arts and Activities Therapies, currently in finalization.
    • NV: Must be licensed by the state through the Nevada State Health Division, Bureau of Health Care Quality and Compliance, holding a LPMT (Licensed Professional Music Therapist).
    • OR: Must be licensed by the state through the Oregon Health Licensing Office, holding a MT-T.Additional Qualifications for Level II Music Therapist:
      • 2 years of full-time experience as a Music Therapist in a Healthcare setting.
      • Must hold the highest level of licensure within the state, if applicable.
      • Approved AMTA Intern Supervisor status.
      • Advanced HPMT certification status.Additional Qualifications for Level III Music Therapist:
        • 5 years of full-time experience as a Music Therapist in a Healthcare setting.
        • Master's Degree in Music Therapy or Counseling Equivalent field.
        • Must hold the highest level of licensure within the state, if applicable.
        • Approved AMTA Intern Supervisor status.
        • Advanced HPMT certification status.
          AccentCare Job ID #5482. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation). Posted job title: Music Therapist I (E)About AccentCareYour mission, our vision.--Together we--can--Make A Difference!AccentCare--, Inc. is among the nation's largest and most respected post-acute healthcare providers. Over 50 years strong, we are relentless about innovation and uncompromising about patient-first care! Driven to provide the highest quality, evidence-based care, matched with a gracious, personalized experience. We never lose sight of our commitment to our patients, our communities and each other.
          About AccentCare:AccentCare is the 4th largest home health company in the nation with a history of care of over 50 years.--We have more than 30,000 qualified professionals in over 242 offices who are dedicated to improving the quality of living. With advanced technologies, proprietary programs, and extensive training, our caring team members uphold our mission for over 200,000 patients and clients each year.Benefits
          • Holiday Pay
          • 401k retirement plan
          • Pet insurance
          • Wellness and fitness programs
          • Mileage reimbursement
          • Referral bonus
          • Employee assistance programs
          • Medical benefits
          • Dental benefits
          • Vision benefits
          • License and certification reimbursement
          • Life insurance
          • Discount program

Keywords: AccentCare, Waco , Registered Nurse (RN) - Home Health Clinical - $39-45 per hour, Healthcare , Waco, Texas

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