Nicklaus Children's Health System
Child Life Specialist, Child Life, Full-time Day Shift (Healthcare)
***This Position is Full-time Day Shift
Works alongside the Child Life team to assist the child and/or family in their adjustment to hospital, diagnosis, and/or treatment plan by providing pre/post procedural/surgical teachings, emotional support, developmentally appropriate play activities, distraction and support during painful procedures, and medical play to enhance understanding. Collaborates as a member of the interdisciplinary team to develop and administer an individualized plan of care, adhering to the professional standards of practice of the Child Life Council. Mentorship with leadership and/or Child Life team will be provided during the first year for an on-going orientation to organization, unit, and department.
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