HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Child Life Specialist PRN in Lafayette LA, Louisiana

*We are looking for a PRN Child Life Specialist to join our team at Women's and Children's Hospital - Apply Today! *


The Top Reasons Employees Love Working on this Unit: 1. Great Teamwork & Leadership 2. Family Atmosphere 3. Always New Experiences on this Unit


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_ _ _ _ _About Women’s & Children’s Hospital_ _ _ We don’t just deliver babies…. /We Deliver Dreams. /Women’s and Children’s Hospital is Acadiana’s premier birthing center, one of the largest in the state. Women's & Children's Hospital has been providing specialized healthcare services for women and children for over 30 years. Since its humble beginnings as a birthing hospital, it has since grown to become one of the state’s leading healthcare institutions dedicated exclusively to the care of women and children. Because of the specialized team of medical professionals, advanced equipment and facilities, Women's & Children's Hospital has become a healthcare referral center for other hospitals and healthcare professionals throughout the Acadiana area. The hospital’s multidisciplinary approach ensures that all of its patients receive the best and most thorough care possible

Come join our team and discover why we are the hospital others in the area turn to when moms, babies and children need us most. When it comes to patient care, we strive to be the healthcare provider of choice. When it comes to employee care, our goal is to be the employer of choice.



Position Summary– Underthe supervision of the of the Director, the Child Life Specialist is responsible for the planning, organizing, and conducting of Child Life programs for children and their families designed to support the developmental progression of the individual children as well as family during hospitalization.

Essential Functions: * Provides developmental support for children referred for Child Life Services. * Plans and implements therapy programs based on physician order and in accordance with the professional Child Life standards. * Provides parent education concerning child development and the impact of hospitalization on the developing child. * Prepares developmentally appropriate activities and materials for the children and their families.

Position Requirements: * Licensure/Certification: *Certification by the Child Life Certifying Commission of the Child Life Council. CPR for healthcare provider through AHA upon hire * *Education: BS or BA in child life/child development/education/recreation or related therapeutic field * *Experience: *Minimum of one year pediatric experience * *Special Qualifications: *Must be able to successfully complete established competencies for the position

Job: *Education Training & Professional Development

Title: Child Life Specialist PRN

Location: Louisiana-Lafayette LA-Women%27s %26 Children%27s Hospital

Requisition ID: 00637-8422