Music Therapist

Location
Minneapolis, MN, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jan 10, 2019
Closes
Jan 17, 2019
Ref
545838205
Discipline
Arts & Humanities, Music
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Other job types
**Overview**

Adolescent Inpatient Therapy includes 2 units: ITC is a 12 bed unit which has a higher patient/staff ratio as this population has more acute needs. 7A is a 20 bed inpatient mental health unit. Average length of stay is 5-7 days. Patients are monitored 24 hours a day.

**Responsibilities/Job Description**

Provide music therapy services to patients in accordance with the standards of Music Therapy Clinical Practice. Services include patient assessment and individual care planning related to music therapy.

**Qualifications**

**Required Qualifications:**

+ Bachelor's degree from a college or university program approved by the American Music Therapy Association (AMTA).

+ Must be certified by the Certification Board of Music Therapists or eligible to take the certification exam at the earliest possible date from date of hire

+ 1 year experience in a healthcare setting or completion of an AMTA approved clibnical internship

+ BLS certification

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_Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview's 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education._

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**Requisition ID** _2019-28742_

**Profession** _Clinical/Direct Patient Care (non-nursing/allied Health)_

**Speciality** _Behavioral Services_

**Location** _University of Minnesota Medical Center West Bank Hospital_

**Shift** _evening_

**Hours per 2 weeks** _48_

**Department** _Adol Inpatient Ther_