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Join our team and be part of the talent that makes UW Health the best work and academic environments. The Child Life Specialist is a health care professional whose knowledge of growth and development and of children’s responses to the stresses of illness and medical care enables them to provide play encouraging achievement of maximum developmental potential and mastery of the difficulties that of...

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 play experienc...

General Statement of Duties: The Child Life Specialist plans and provides therapeutic activities and appropriate psychosocial/developmental care for pediatric and adolescent patients and families, to assist them in effectively coping with stress and anxiety of health care experiences, and in cooperation with other members of the health care team, integrates therapeutic interventions with overall ...

3 years of experience required Responsible for providing a comprehensive program of services to provide emotional and development support to minimize the stress of illness/hospitalization to infants, children, adolescents and their families. Responsible for the coordination of Child Life Services throughout the organization. Serves as resource for and provides leadership in implementation of pedi...

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...

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...

Provides comprehensive Child Life interventions to hospitalized children and families so as to facilitate normal growth and development and emotional adjustment to the health care setting. Provides training and guidance to volunteer groups, students, parents, and members of the health care team. Assists with efforts such as patient education, staff in-services, and other Child Life Program develop...

About Us What does it mean to be a part of Intermountain Healthcare? It means that the quest for clinical excellence is not just a goal, but a given. It means building an environment where physicians and employees can deliver the best in healthcare. And it’s realizing each employee or volunteer is vital to the healing process, because we can only achieve the extraordinary together . Being a part...

Job Location: Springfield, MA Baystate Health is seeking a Per Diem Child Life Specialist Key features offered by Baystate Health: 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 Opportunities to work with diverse populations and v...

Shift: 8a - 5p Per Diem Salary Grade: 10 About Texas Children's Texas Children’s Hospital, a not-for-profit health care organization, is committed to creating a healthier future for children and women throughout the global community by leading in patient care, education and research. Consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation, Texas Children’s ...

Overview: All-Embracing Pediatric Care: Child Life Specialists Make It Possible The Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center, a state-of-the-art multidisciplinary and humanistic clinical care center for both adults and children with diabetes mellitus, opened at the Russ Berrie Medical Science Pavilion at Columbia Presbyterian Center in October 1998. Combining family-oriented patient care and education wit...

JOB SUMMARY: The Child Life Specialist is a member of the healthcare team who focuses on the emotional and developmental needs of children and families to reduce stress and anxiety associated with a healthcare experience through play, education, preparation, and other therapeutic interventions; enabling children and families to cope more effectively and encourages optimum development of children f...

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...

The Child Life Specialist, under the direction of the Child Life Program Coordinator and/or department leadership, assists pediatric patients and families cope with hospitalization and illness through planning and implementation of evidence-based therapeutic, recreational, and diversion interventions based on their emotional and development needs. Education: Baccalaureate Degree in Child Life, Ch...

Title: Spclst-Child Life City, State: Indianapolis, IN Location: Indianapolis-2001 West 86th St Department: Pediatric Support Svcs 002 Additional Job Details: PRN Evenings Marketing Statement St.Vincent has an established reputation and tradition in the State of Indiana for providing excellence in patient care through our Core Values of Service to the Poor, Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Crea...

JOB SUMMARY Reports to the Director, Patient Care Services/Pediatric Services. Is responsible for providing Child Life services of psychosocial support to children and families during hospitalization, surgeries, and or outpatient visits. Maintains the physical, therapeutic, developmental and educational environment of Child Life Services in a manner that promotes a child/family friendly atmospher...

The Child Life Specialist II 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 play experi...

Posted on 4/24/2015. The Child Life Specialist performs patient assessments and implements appropriate interventions for pediatric patients. This position provides emotional support, procedural preparation and accompaniment for pediatric patients and family. They will provide patient resources and family support.--Bachelor's degree in Child Development or related field is mandatory, Master degree...

Summary: The child life specialist is responsible for providing essential life experiences, family support & education to patients and families in the health care system. The child life specialist collaborates with other health care providers, as well as the community, to promote growth and development and facilitate positive adjustment for patients and families throughout the health care experien...

This position plans and provides therapeutic intervention and appropriate psychosocial developmental care with pediatric patients and their families and assists them in coping with the stress and anxiety of health care experiences and maximizes the growth and development of infants, children and adolescent patients. 1. Plans, implements, and evaluates individual patient goals, based upon assessm...