Licensed Massage Therapist- Gettysburg (Part Time)

Gettysburg, PA | Allied Health | Tracking Code: 50845

General Summary:

The WellSpan Center for Mind/Body Health is currently seeking an energetic and enthusiastic Licensed Massage Therapist to join our growing team in Adams County.Under the general direction of the Administrator and Practice Manager, performs massage therapy and bodywork treatments to patients and clients according to the principles and practices of massage therapy and works collaboratively with other departments to care for patient.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:
1 Performs soft tissue manipulation which may include but is not limited to effleurage, petrissage, tapotement, compression, vibration, friction, nerve strokes, and other Swedish Movements, either by hand or with mechanical or electrical apparatus, for the purpose of body massage. This may include the use of oil, lotion, salt glows, hot and cold packs, and other recognized forms of massage therapy.
2 Massage Therapists apply a system of structured touch, pressure, movement, holding and treatment of the soft tissue manifestations of the human body while the primary intent is to enhance the health and well-being of the patient. This includes lymphatic techniques, myofascial release and the use of electro-mechanical devices which mimic or enhance the action of the massage techniques.
3 Provides education and information to clients, co-workers, employer and community groups on the benefits of massage and other holistic and complementary medicine services available through the Center for Mind/Body Health.
4 Participates in marketing and community events as requested.
5 Provides supervision of externship students in Massage Therapy Programs with schools credentialed with WellSpan Health and acts as a role model to those students.
7 Maintains patient/client records, as required by profession, with accurate and timely documentation in the health record per System/Department policy.

Required Experience
  • Must have passed the National Certification exam
  • Licensed Massage Therapist
  • BLS certification

About WellSpan
Quality of Life

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, six respected hospitals, more than 15,000 employees, and 140 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Quality of Life
Quality of Life

Established in 1800, Adams County includes the borough of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Home to more than 100,000 residents, the town is a mecca for Civil War history buffs and visitors who come to tour the Gettysburg National Battlefield, Gettysburg National Military Park and see the annual Civil War reenactment.

Also located here is Gettysburg College, which has a strong academic reputation in liberal arts. The county is steeped in heritage, and offers a peaceful, country atmosphere, yet is a convenient drive to Washington, D.C., Baltimore, MD and Harrisburg, PA. The area's diversity attracts a lively local music scene, and his home to numerous restaurants and wineries, fresh-produce markets, a ski resort and more. Adams County residents can find local employment in healthcare, tourism, agriculture and manufacturing. (Patient population: 102,000)

Equal Opportunity Employment

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

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