Monmouth Medical Center (MMC) is one of New Jersey's largest community teaching hospitals, where physicians and employees work as a team dedicated to academic and clinical excellence and comprehensive, compassionate patient care. As part of RWJ Barnabas Health, Monmouth Medical Center is a leader in designing unparalleled new ways for delivering health care.
For over 130years, Monmouth Medical Center has been the leader in central New Jersey in providing the best in health care and the latest in medical technology to nearly 1 million residents that comprise its primary service area of Monmouth County, and portions of Ocean and Middlesex counties. Monmouth Medical Center is recognized as a Top Teaching Hospital by The Leapfrog Group, which is widely acknowledged and underscores the highest commitment to patient safety and quality. MMC is the only hospital in Monmouth and Ocean counties to receive an A Hospital Safety Score by The Leapfrog Group, the nation s leading experts on patient safety, for six consecutive rating periods. We continue to lead the system in HCAHPS scores, and are looked to as a model for best practice in patient satisfaction.
Summary of Job Function: The Adjunct Therapist participates in the design, implementation and evaluation of therapeutic programming (i.e. assessments and ongoing monitoring towards patients individualized goals, Treatment planning, treatment implementation, professional development, and program development.) All methods of practice shall conform to written hospital policies and procedures and be carried out to the highest achievable level of competence. The Adjunct Therapist will demonstrate Barnabas Health's philosophy to Total Quality Management by actively applying that philosophy in all dealings with both internal and external customers
Job Qualifications: Bachelor s Degree required, Master s degree preferred. Degree must be from an accredited institution and be related to mental health rehabilitation/Creative Arts Therapy, including but not limited to Art Therapy, Music Therapy, Dance/Movement Therapy,
Drama Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Recreation Therapy. Minimum requirements for specific disciplines are as follows :
Art Therapy Master s Degree in Art Therapy or with concentration in Art Therapy
Music Therapy Bachelor s Degree with MT-BC
Dance/Movement Therapy Master s Degree with R-DMT
Drama Therapy Master s Degree with RDT
Occupational Therapy Master s Degree with NJ state OT licensure
Recreation Therapy Bachelor s Degree with CTRS
Experience working in Behavioral Health. Must possess excellent communication, interpersonal and time management skills.
Barnabas Health offers excellent-provided benefits which include: competitive compensation, comprehensive medical/dental benefits, employer-matched 401(k) savings plan, Flexible Spending Plans, PTO program, tuition reimbursement and so much more.