Child Life Specialist
Company: Dignity Health
Posted on: May 3, 2021
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of the Adrian Dominican Sisters for more than 70 years. As
the Henderson and Las Vegas communities grow, Dignity Health-St.
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physicians, 60,000 employees, and 400 care centers, including
hospitals, urgent and occupational care, imaging and surgery
centers, home health, and primary care clinics. Headquartered
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Under the general direction of the Pediatrics/PICU Manager, this
position is part of the multi-disciplinary health care team,
conducts activities which focus on the emotional and developmental
needs of children and families using play and other forms of
communication and education. Assesses, recommends and develops
programs and policies that will provide a safe, therapeutic and
age-appropriate pediatric environment.
One (1) year in acute health.
Bachelor’s degree in Child Life, Child Development or related
Must have knowledge of and skill in child life assessment
techniques, psychosocial care of hospitalized children and family
dynamics, bereavement support, principles of pediatric growth,
cognitive and emotional development, adult and child education
principles and practices, medical terminology, and common pediatric
injuries and illnesses.
CHILDLIFE/PLAY THERAPY COORD = Certified Child Life
CT CPRBLS - Basic Life Support – AHA
Keywords: Dignity Health, Henderson , Child Life Specialist, Other , HENDERSON, Nevada
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