From the MASSAGE Magazine article titled “Hospital Spas: A Prosperous Partnership,” by Associate Editor Chris Towery, in the July 2008 issue. Article summary: Hospitals are incorporating in-house spas to better serve patients and stand out among the competition—and the rise of these spas is uniting the health-care and spa industries
while creating a host of new employment opportunities for massage therapists.

Check out these hospital spas to learn more about their spa services and employment opportunities they offer massage therapists.

  • Beyond Spa, Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, New Jersey,, (201) 996-4500
  • Garden Day Spa, Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, Texas,, (713) 448-4772
  • Inner Spa, Condell Medical Center, Libertyville, Illinois,, (847) 990-5900
  • Ology, Clarian West Medical Center, Avon, Indiana; and Clarian North Medical Center, Carmel, Indiana,, (317) 217-2200 (West), (317) 814-4100 (North)
  • Synergy Medical Spa, Bozeman Deaconess Hospital, Bozeman, Montana,, (406) 556-5140
  • The Day Spa, Florida Hospitals’ Celebration Health, Celebration, Florida,, (407) 303-4444
  • The Oasis Spa Banner Desert Medical Center, Mesa, Arizona,, (480) 512-5000
  • The Healing Touch Spa, West Park Hospital, Cody Wyoming,, (307) 578-2755
  • Thrive Integrative Medical Spa, Masonic Hospital, Chicago, Illinois,, (773) 935-1600

—Chris Towery, Associate Editor