Title Music Therapist, PRN Hospice, Oshkosh
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Generations Home Care & Hospice, Inc.
Location Oshkosh, WI
Job Description

Do you have a a passion for music and an interest in helping Hospice patients? Would you like to hellp to bring some joy to Hospice patients’ lives through Music? If you answered yes to either of these questions, KEEP READING!

Generations is looking for a Music Therapist to bring some joy through music to our patients in any of the following WI Counties: Fond du Lac, Winnebago, Green Lake, Dodge, Columbia and north eastren Dane (Sun Prairie area). This position is PRN, meaning that YOU SET YOUR OWN DAYS & HOURS OF WORK!

Job Summary:

The music therapist is responsible for assisting patients at the end of life in achieving the highest quality of life and comfort possible by providing therapeutic music interventions that meet the needs of each patient on a case by case basis.

The music therapist evaluates the appropriateness of music therapy for each patient, facilitates interventions to achieve non-musical outcomes as they relate to a patient’s needs, maintains an up-to-date record of the entire therapeutic process via written documentation, and keeps appropriate members of the interdisciplinary hospice team and/or patient contact(s) informed of pertinent patient information via written and oral forms of communication. The music therapist also educates the patient, hospice staff, other direct patient caregivers, and patient contact(s) about music therapy as needed.


Position Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Music with a concentration in Music Therapy and/or Music Therapy.
  • Board Certified as a Music Therapist by the Certification Board for Music Therapy.
  • Previous experience with terminally ill patients/families is highly desirable. Experience in Hospice Care Music Therapy preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, interpersonal relations and organizations skill.
  • Possesses and maintains current CPR certification.
  • Licensed driver with automobile that is in good working order and insured in accordance with the organization requirements.

Mileage: Reimbursement for all eligible work mileage is $.53 per mile.





Date Posted 03/10/2019