Job Title: Child Life Specialist
Company: MidHudson Regional Hospital
City/State: Poughkeepsie, NY
Category: Allied Health Prof/Technical
Department: Mhrh - Pediatrics
Position: Full Time
Hours: 12- 8:30p
Req #: 33189
Posted Date: Jan 06, 2023
The Child Life Specialist functions as a key member of the healthcare team, communicating all relevant developmental and psychosocial information to other team members via charting, participation in rounds and team meetings, etc.
- Completion of a 600 Child Life internship under the supervision of a Certified Child Life Specialist.
- A Bachelor’s degree, required; Master’s degree in Child Life, recreation, psychology, early childhood education or a closely related field, preferred.
Licenses / Certifications:
- At the time of hire, the candidate will need to either be certified or eligible for certification as documented by the ACLP and registered for the exam within a certain time period.
N/A Special Requirements: N/A
MidHudson Regional Hospital
MidHudson Regional Hospital in Poughkeepsie, NY, is home to the mid-Hudson Valley’s most advanced healthcare services. This 243-bed facility cares for more than 10,000 inpatients annually while performing an additional 325,000 outpatient procedures each year. MidHudson Regional Hospital operates the area’s only Level II trauma center, is home to the Redl Center for Cancer Care and Center for Robotic Surgery, and is a destination hospital for patients with serious illnesses and injuries.