Portsmouth Regional is a 209-bed acute care hospitallocated in Portsmouth, NH, and is part of HCA, the nation's largest provider ofhealthcare services. Portsmouth Regional Hospital serves the seacoast region'sresidents in New Hampshire, Maine and Massachusetts and is one of the area'slargest employers. Portsmouth Regional Hospital is the only Level II Trauma Center on the Seacoast and one of only three in NewHampshire to earn this important distinction.
The Massage Therapistassesses each patient/client to determine appropriate massage technique forthat individual and performs massage techniques to promote optimum health andwell-being.
Demonstrates understanding of the physiologic and structural stresses that pregnancy, labor and delivery create, and how they might manifest.
Demonstrates the ability to provide massage to the cesarean patient.
Talk with clients about symptoms, medical history, and desired results.
Evaluate clients to locate painful or tense areas of the body.
Manipulate muscles or other soft tissues of the body.
Provide clients with guidance on stretching, strengthening, overall relaxation, and how to improve their posture.
High school diploma orGED required.
1 year of experience.