PRN Massage Therapist – Hospice

Career Title: PRN Massage Therapist – Hospice
City: Des Moines/Grinnell
State: Iowa

We are seeking a PRN licensed Massage Therapist to provide massage treatments to hospice patients for our Des Moines and Grinnell area offices.  Candidate must be willing to travel to both the Des Moines and Grinnell areas.  Job duties of this rewarding position include:

  • Providing massage treatments to patients upon referral from the RN Case Manager
  • Reviewing patient chart and medical history prior to initiating treatment
  • Working within the complementary and alternative health care client bill of rights
  • Documenting all patient visits according to policies and procedures
  • Actively participating in the hospice interdisciplinary team
  • Participating in the QAPI hospice performance improvement program

Ideal candidates should have the following qualifications:

  • Formal massage training and education from an accredited or approved program
  • National Certification by the Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork preferred
  • Licensed in the state of Iowa
  • 2 years clinical experience as a massage therapist
  • Understands the hospice philosophy