Pet Therapist/Music Therapist-Grand Rapids, Muskego, Ottawa, Holland, Otsego
1 person is interested
THE MEDICAL TEAM Hospice is seeking a Pet Therapist and or Music Therapist to assist with the enhancement of patient care. The presence of a pet or the use of music can help reduce the effects of dementia-anxiety, agitation, irritability, depression and loneliness. Pet and music therapy may provide physical activity, be a communication outlet, provide emotional support , give the person a sense of purpose and allow them enjoyment. Someone in the role would be sensitive to the emotional, spiritual and physical needs of the patients, family and caregivers, be consistent with agreed visits. For music therapy: must have your own musical instrument(s) have small instrument for patients is preferred, such as shakers, tambourine, stick, etc... For Pet Therapy: must have pet certification at all times, licensure must be maintained and yearly pet therapy license renewals which require up to date shot records.
About The Medical Team Hospice- GR
400 Ann St NW, Suite 2, Grand Rapids, MI 49504, US
Our mission is to provide high-quality, cost-effective healthcare services that are responsive to the needs of our patients and clients within the communities we serve.
The Medical Team strives to maximize quality of life and independence for individuals who require health care or supportive services to live safely and comfortable wherever they call home.
We'll work with your schedule.
400 Ann ST N.WSuite 104Grand Rapids, MI 49504
- Animal Therapy
- Patient Care
- Hospice Care
- Music Therapy
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 16
- Orientation or Training
- 1-3 hours a week that are flexible
- TB Test, Pet certification, licensure and up to date shot records