Community Health Systems Recreational Therapist Cert in Biloxi, Mississippi


Plans and directs medically approved recreational programs for patients. Organizes activities according to patients' capabilities, needs, and interests. Advises patients to get involved in leisure activities. Prepares reports for patients' physicians describing individual patient symptoms and reactions to therapeutic programs. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a manager.


Requires a bachelor's degree and a license/certification to practice from the National Council of Therapeutic Recreation Specialists. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.

Job: Behavioral Health / Psychology

Organization: Merit Health Biloxi

Location: MS-Biloxi

Requisition ID: 1831901