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The Massage Therapist delivers patient care through the process of evaluation, planning, and implementation, and other duties as assigned.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
The Massage Therapist functions within the Missouri State Board of Therapeutic Massage: Division of Professional Registration and performs in a comparable manner to peers with similar training, experience, and circumstances.
- 500 hours of education and training from a board approved school and have passed the NCETMB, NCETM, NCCAOM, AMMANCE, or MBLEx exam.
Minimum Work Experience
Minimum one (1) year experience in a public and private setting. Computer skills preferred.
Current license as a Massage Therapist in the state of Missouri. American Heart Association Basic Life Support certification. Current driver's license and declaration of automobile liability insurance.
(May be met with appropriate accommodations if deemed necessary): Ability to stand and walk for long periods of time and to walk up and down flights of stairs. Ability to receive and express detailed information through oral communications, visual acuity, and the ability to read and understand written directions. Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills. Ability to lift, transfer, and move patient with weights of 10 – 200+ pounds and who vary with ability to assist. Ability to safely operate an automobile.
Frequent exposure to communicable disease via blood and body fluids. Frequent exposure to infectious diseases and hostile persons at times. Works with sharps and other potentially biohazardous materials. Variation in environmental temperatures. Exposure to various community environments.