Communicates with courtesy when interacting with internal or external customers – in person or on the telephone.
Demonstrates respect for co-workers and develops positive working relationships with other departments.
Participates in hourly rounding for outcomes using the AIDET technique.
Incorporates Caring Model behaviors and culturally competent care into daily practice.
Demonstrates organizational commitment standards and values
Ensure infection control
Prior Child Life Specialist experience of at least one year in the healthcare setting.
Valid American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
Maintain records and communicate information.
Utilize and adapt to computer systems and applications, effective oral and written communication skills.
The Child Life Specialist provides therapeutic evaluation, education and recreational services to the pediatric patients who are in the hospital while helping to minimize stress and anxiety for the child or adolescent. Advocates for the child/adolescent and family for a positive health care experience. Adheres to Florida Hospital Tampa Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state, and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
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