Activity Assistant - PRN
Company: Mount Carmel Behavioral Health
Posted on: September 24, 2022
The Activity Assistant at Mount Carmel Behavioral Health is a
clinical professional that will work closely with each field
throughout our facility to ensure our patients are receiving
exceptional care through assisting with planning, directing and
implementing activity therapy programs as a component of the
patient's treatment plan. At Mount Carmel Behavioral Health the
Activity Assistant is a dynamic and rewarding position that allows
for professionals to enhance your skillset, develop new
capabilities, and become a recognized leader in delivering
exceptional patient care and directly impacting/improving the lives
of individuals and families in crisis. Functions include, but not
- Organize, lead and promote interest in recreational activities
to patients and their families, while serving as a resource -to
other patients and staff, explaining programs and encouraging
- Organize, set up and explain the rules of activities and
instruct participants at a variety of skill levels.
- Document activity interventions and patient progress in the
medical record per facility documentation requirements.
- Seek supervision and support when complications arise in
dealing with a patient either in an individual or group
- Demonstrate a positive, empathetic and professional attitude
towards customers always. - When patient needs are not met,
acknowledge and work to resolve complaints. - Recognize that
patient safety is a top priority. Educational/Licensure/Experience
- High school diploma or equivalent required. Associate's degree
in activity therapy or related field preferred.
- Previous experience in recreation in a healthcare setting with
knowledge of patient population served by the facility also
- CPR and de-escalation/restraint certification training
required. Benefits include, but not limited to:
- Professional growth opportunities that are second to none in
the industry. Join a team with a variety of career paths and a
national family of hospitals and facilities.
Keywords: Mount Carmel Behavioral Health, Columbus , Activity Assistant - PRN, Other , Columbus, Ohio
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