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Universal Health Services
paid time off, tuition assistance, 401(k)
United States, Florida, Ocala
3130 Southwest 27th Avenue (Show on map)
May 05, 2024

Universal Health Services, Inc., one of the nation's largest and most respected providers of hospital and healthcare services, has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Growing steadily since its inception into an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, our annual revenues were $11.4 billion in 2019. In 2020, UHS was again recognized as one of the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune; in 2019, ranked #293 on the Fortune 500; and in 2017, listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America's Top 500 Public Companies. Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 90,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates 26 acute care hospitals, 328 behavioral health facilities, 42 outpatient facilities and ambulatory care access points, an insurance offering, a physician network and various related services located in 37 U.S. states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the United Kingdom.

The Vines Hospital, located in Ocala, FL is a premier behavioral health facility offering individualized mental health and addiction treatment to adults in a secure and private setting. Our services for individuals include specialty programs for active duty military, Veterans, and a female-only unit that serves to meet the unique treatment needs of women experiencing significant trauma-related issues. Our services include partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient programs. We offer acute psychiatric, detox, and PTSD treatment. Visit our website for more information on our hospital and services: www.TheVinesHospital.com

Benefit Highlights:

  • Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
  • 401(K) with company match and discounted stock plan
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Tuition Assistance

We are currently looking for qualified full time Therapist to join our team of dedicated Behavioral Health professionals working with Adults dealing with psychiatric and/or substance abuse issues. The Activities Therapist plans, organizes, coordinates and leads recreation therapy activities. The Activities Therapist will ensure the program is appropriate to the needs and interest and capacities of patients and is directed toward restoring and maintaining optimal levels of physical and psychosocial functioning. Responsibilities also include assessing each patient within seventy-two (72) hours of admission and completing daily progress notes on patient's participation toward recreation goals. Rewarding work environment Competitive compensation

Our Location:
We are located in picturesque Marion County, FL. The county is known as the Horse Capital of the World. Enjoy the outdoors at one of the county's serene parks, which includes wonderful hiking trails, river rafting, and tubing. Watch the county's wildlife and view the scenery by taking a horseback ride through one of the area's riding trails. Considered the heart of Florida, the beautiful region is centrally located within hours of many activities. Just a drive away from some of the state's amusement parks or beautiful Florida beaches. The county is less than two hours away from some of the state's large metropolitan areas. From young professionals to a growing family, the area has plenty of activities for every individual.

If you would like to learn more about the Activity Therapist position, please contact Lisa at: (352) 671-3130 ext. 3070.


Position Requirements: A Bachelor's degree in Recreation Therapy required with certification as a Certified Therapeutic Recreational Specialist (CTRS).

Preferred: Activities Director Certified (ADC), Occupational Therapist, or a Master's degree in Music or Art. Two (2) years of experience providing Recreation, Activities, Music or Art Therapy in a psychiatric setting with adult population or a Long Term Care setting preferred with a working knowledge of recreational therapy programing.

Must have a driving record that meets The Vines Hospital driving policy standards.

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