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JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for promoting optimum development of infants, children, adolescents and families; maintaining normal living patterns and minimizing psychological upset. As integral members of the interdisciplinary health care team, child life specialists provide children opportunities for gaining a sense of mastery, for play, for learning, for self-expression, for family involvement and ...

Reporting to the Manager Child Life, assists pediatric patients, families, and the health care team in identifying the psychosocial and developmental factors that impact the healthcare experience for patients and family members. Assess the emotional, developmental, educational, recreational, and diversionary needs of the patient and sibling. Provide developmental stimulation, therapeutic play and ...

Description The Child Life Specialist is responsible for implementing a psychosocially and developmentally supportive program for hospitalized children and families. Provides appropriate guidance for volunteers and students. The Child Life Specialist is a member of the pediatric health care team who focuses on the emotional and developmental needs of children using therapeutic and developmental p...

Baystate Health offers: Potential career opportunity to gain a part-time or full-time position Career advancement and annual increase for those who meet position expectations We offer competitive salary rates within the Western Mass area What You Will Do: As the Child Life Specialist you will function as an integral partner of the health care team, facilitating patient- and family-centered su...

The Woman’s Hospital of Texas JOB DESCRIPTION – CERTIFIED CHILD LIFE SPECIALIST (CCLS) POSITION SUMMARY: 1. Under the supervision of the Pediatric Director of Rehabilitation, the CCLS is responsible for planning, organizing and conducting Child Life programs for inpatient infants, children and their families designed to support the developmental progression of the individual infant, child and f...

Position Title: Child Life Specialist Job Code Number: 103611 Department: 200178, 200179 Position Type: 01 – Techs/Specialists Date Originated: June 2013 Date Reviewed / Revised: June 2013 HR Reviewed Date: June 2013 JR Position Purpose: Under the general direction of department leadership, this position provides Child Life services to pediatric patients, adolescent and young adult ...

The CLS-I practices at the level of novice to beginner child life specialist, providing routine child life services with some guidance. The CLS-I supports patients and family members of patients with complex medical and psychosocial needs, while managing resources and supporting volunteers and practicum students. Job Responsibilities Financial Stewardship 1. Implements efficient and cost effect...

PRIMARY PURPOSE Assess patient's psychosocial and developmental needs during hospitalization and developing a plan for the facilitation of therapeutic interventions. MINIMUM SPECIFICATIONS Education: - Must have a Bachelor's degree in Child Life, Human Development and Family Studies, Counseling, Child Development, Therapeutic Recreation, Child Psychology or a related field. - Prefer a Master's deg...

Provides optimal developmental and psychosocially appropriate care for pediatric patients and families. Assesses children's developmental and coping needs and implements developmentally appropriate therapeutic interventions such as play, medical play, psychological preparation and rehearsed coping to minimize distress associated with the healthcare environment and to foster resiliency. Collaborate...

Job Summary Assist the Manager in the over site of clinical functions for the department. This may include direct clinical supervision, development of policy and procedures, organizing in-service trainings, identification and follow through with clinical performance improvement and participation in activities to ensure clinical quality. May assist with administrative operational functions for the...

Req ID : 47718 Position Number: 00136974 Employment Type: Part Time Shift: Evening Shift Details : Standard Hours: 20.00 Department Name: NSG - Child Life Location: CMC - NorthEast Location Details: Job Summary Provides information, education, support and guidance to parents, siblings and other family members. Promotes effective coping and play, preparation, education and self-expression...

General Summary The Child Life Specialist promotes comprehensive health care for pediatric patients by providing play and activity programs especially designed to meet the developmental, emotional and psychosocial needs of children and their families in the rehabilitation setting. Consistently demonstrates support of the RIC statement of Mission and Philosophy by striving for excellence, contrib...

DEPARTMENT: Child Life SUPERVISOR'S TITLE: Senior Clinical Director or Clinical Manager TITLES SUPERVISED: Child Life Students, Volunteers TOTAL NUMBER OF FTEs DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY SUPERVISED: 0 PURPOSE OF POSITION: To meet the psychosocial needs of patients and families by providing education, preparation, procedural support, and play for the Division of Child Life of a Medical Center dedic...

Responsible for promoting optimum development of infants, children, adolescents and families; maintaining normal living patterns and minimizing psychological upset. As integral members of the interdisciplinary health care team, child life specialists provide children opportunities for gaining a sense of mastery, for play, for learning, for self-expression, for family involvement and for peer inter...

Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is a nationally recognized, private, not-for-profit health care organization founded and based in Raleigh, N.C. The largest health system in Wake County, WakeMed exists to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding, compassionate, patient- and family-centered care to all. The 896-bed system comprises a ne...

Required Bachelor's Degree Position Summary: Functions as a member of a multidisciplinary team in meeting the developmental, psychosocial and intellectual needs of pediatric patients and their families. Implements a therapeutic medical preparation program, and supervises, organizes and directs age appropriate therapeutic play experiences in order to help alleviate anxiety and provide a sense of n...

Provide therapeutic interventions to pediatric patients and families including procedure preparation, procedure support, medical play, therapeutic play, normalization, sibling education, and bereavement support....

DEPARTMENT: Child Life SUPERVISOR'S TITLE: Senior Clinical Director or Clinical Manager TITLES SUPERVISED: Child Life Students, Volunteers TOTAL NUMBER OF FTEs DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY SUPERVISED: 0 PURPOSE OF POSITION: To meet the psychosocial needs of patients and families by providing education, preparation, procedural support, and play for the Division of Child Life of a Medical Center dedic...

Founded in 1879, St. Louis Children’s Hospital is the seventh oldest pediatric hospital in the United States and the oldest west of the Mississippi. More than 275,000 children receive care each year at Children’s Hospital, and it has seen patients from all 50 states and over 60 countries. St. Louis Children’s Hospital is ranked as one of the top 10 pediatric hospitals in the nation by US News & Wo...

Please note- this position is part-time at 40 biweekly hours with varying days (3 days one week and 2 days the next week). The CLS-I practices at the level of novice to beginner child life specialist, providing routine child life services with some guidance. The CLS-I supports patients and family members of patients with complex medical and psychosocial needs, while managing resources and support...