Director of Recreation Therapy

Director of Recreation Therapy

Nathan Littauer Nursing Home

The purpose of the Director of Recreation Therapy is to provide a strong, well-organized recreation program to meet the social, emotional, physical and cognitive needs of the residents seven (7) days a week taking into account the individual resident’s special physical or age-related needs. To develop programming to stimulate individual interests in meaningful activities.  To provide a therapeutic environment for all residents. 

  • Possess a Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university with a major in therapeutic recreation or a major in recreation with an option in therapeutic recreation.
  • Prefer Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in therapeutic recreation or a major in recreation with an option in therapeutic recreation.
  • Certification as a Recreation Therapist.  Clearance through the New York State Control Register or Child Abuse and Maltreatment.
  • Prefer three (3) years experience as a Recreational Therapist.
  • Possess a working knowledge of Federal and State Medicare and Medicaid conditions of participation; New York State Codes, Rules and Regulations.

Status:  8:00am – 4:30pm (40 hours)  Hours will fluctuate depending on departmental needs.

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Patient Billing Representative

Description:  To verify that all patients have proper insurance coverage necessary to cover the costs of receiving hospital care or to arrange some other mechanism for payment insuring the Hospital will receive payment.  Gathers all information needed in order to complete the billing process.  Assist walk in patients with questions on their accounts.  Updates Meditech with insurance information supplied by patient services.  

  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • No previous experience required.
  • Possess knowledge of third-party payors.

Status:  8:00am – 4:30pm (40 hours)

From:  $20.18 to $23.18 per hour.

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Medical Receptionist – Fonda

$1,500.00 SIGN-ON BONUS FOR FULL-TIME MEDICAL RECEPTIONISTS

Description:  The purpose of this job is to provide clerical support for Primary/Specialty Care Services.  Acts as front-line contact with patients, both by telephone and in person to provide necessary assistance and handle all communication. Supports the medical staff and administrator in the operations of the Fonda Primary/Specialty Care Center. Takes into account the individual patient’s special physical or age-related needs.

Requires: 

  • Possess high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Possess previous customer service experience.
  • Possess a working knowledge of medical terminology, physician office practices and Medical Records.
  • Possess one (1) year experience with computer software: MEDENT, MEDITECH, and various Microsoft Office applications.

Status:  8:30 AM – 5:00 PM (40 hours)

From:  $16.41 to $19.41 per hour.

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Dietary Ambassador

***There is a $500 sign on bonus for full time and a $250 sign on bonus for part time Ambassadors***

Description:  The Ambassador is the patient point of contact for Nutritional Services, on their designated unit or area, and supports the department through all aspects of the meal process from patient meal section, tray assembly, transport, delivery and retrieval of the completed food patient/resident nourishments & inventories and stock unit kitchens.

  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Possess one (1) to two (2) years working experience in a customer service setting, preferably in Healthcare and/or Food Service.
  • Possess a working knowledge of therapeutic diets and basic computer skills.

Status:  6:00am – 7:30pm (24 hours)

Rate of Pay: $15.86 hour.  Experience differential after one year of service. 

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Dietary Aide

***There is a $500 sign on bonus for full time and a $250 sign on bonus for part time Diet Aides***

Description:  The purpose of the job is to perform a variety of food service duties based on the individual daily task listing of the position to which an employee is assigned.

  • Prefer high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Prefer two (2) years of Food Service related work.

Status:  6:00am – 7:30pm (40 hours)

Rate of Pay: $15.86 hour.  Experience differential after one year of service. 

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