Children's Specialized Hospital




Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. At 13 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective so each child can reach their full potential.

A career at Children's Specialized Hospital is an exciting opportunity to work in a clinically excellent, caring environment that recognizes individual talent, ability, and contributions. We are looking for top performers who are interested in advancing their career with the largest and best pediatric rehabilitation system in the United States.

Become part of an incredible team that places the needs of a child and family at the center of all its activities!

Children's Specialized Hospital Fanwood, NJ 07023, USA
Feb 14, 2020
Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. Children's Specialized Hospital is now in its third century of caring for those in need. Our Boards of Trustees, physicians, therapists, nurses, staff, volunteers, and donors remain dedicated to the very ideals of the Hospital's founders and committed to providing the best care possible so that every child who seeks our help reaches their fullest potential. At 16 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals. Job Summary Along with other core team members, the Early Intervention Occupational Therapist (OT), screens, evaluates, provides ongoing assessment. Aides in the development of an Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP) for each child and provides direct services to children eligible for early intervention services with delays in the areas of physical, cognitive, communication, social, and adaptive development. The OT along with other team members instructs parents and caregivers by modeling appropriate strategies to incorporate into the routines of the family. To problem solve, discuss progress and challenges of each child and prepare transition|discharge plan when appropriate. Essential Job Functions * Completes developmental evaluations in the child’s natural environment that accurately and efficiently identify strengths and needs. Communicates effectively with families and other team member in oral and written formats, in formal and informal situations. * Supports and enhances the family’s ability to interact with their child in their daily routines. * Displays competency in providing strategies that are appropriate, including measurable and functional outcomes, as part of the IFSP. Makes recommendations for ongoing services in collaboration with family, service coordination, and other team members based on the family concerns, outcomes and routines. * Uses the NJ Birth to Three Early Learning Standards as a common framework for understanding and communicating developmentally appropriate expectations for infants and toddlers. * Demonstrates knowledge of appropriate discipline specific tools|checklists to fully assess child need in the area of fine motor and adaptive skills and can describe and detail those strategies that require a licensed OT vs those strategies that can be implemented by any skilled member of the team * Addresses IFSP outcomes by selecting and adapting appropriate activities, incorporating a variety of intervention models including evidenced based strategies. Evaluates the effectiveness of methods while meeting family outcomes. * Maintains sensitivity to parent’s personal circumstances as well as maintains confidentiality and adheres to the NJEIS Code of Conduct. * Completes session notes according to departmental rules and records data as appropriate for each child. * Takes responsibility for seeking supervision|consultation in relationship to clinical performance. Actively contributes to annual performance reviews and improvement plans, effectively utilizes feedback * Assists in the training of others in the EI philosophy, as well as a variety of evidenced based intervention models. Communicates job specific concerns and participates in developing solutions. Attends and participates at in-service trainings|staff meetings and conference calls. * Travels in personal vehicle to and from the natural environment of each family assigned. * Accurately records the time and frequency of services provided and records that information along with required signatures for billing. Submits billing for services as required by departmental policies and procedures. * Submits required paperwork timely and accurately adhering to departmental volume|productivity requirements. * Maintains ongoing communication with office via email, text and telephone. Responds quickly to any request for information.
Children's Specialized Hospital Toms River, NJ, USA
Feb 14, 2020
Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. Children's Specialized Hospital is now in its third century of caring for those in need. Our Boards of Trustees, physicians, therapists, nurses, staff, volunteers, and donors remain dedicated to the very ideals of the Hospital's founders and committed to providing the best care possible so that every child who seeks our help reaches their fullest potential. At 16 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals. Spanish/Bilingual Preferred. Not Required. Experience with medically complex children. Job Summary Assists the Ambulatory Services staff by providing direct patient care, procedures and clerical support services. Essential Job Functions * Assist professional nursing staff by providing direct patient care. Prepares charts, takes temperature, pulse, perform screenings, blood pressure and respiration and other duties as assigned., * Assist physicians by maintaining practice workflow, organizing exam rooms, maintaining and ordering supplies, screening patient requests and other duties as assigned such as blood draws, POC testing as directed by Provider. * Responsible for workflow in practice to ensure timely appointments and decreased wait-times to see Provider. * Provides support to the Scheduling Coordinators by scheduling accurate initial evaluations, follow up appointments and cancellations. * Initiates all appointment reminder calls in a professional and courteous manner, projecting appropriate language and tone of voice. * Follows instructions closely and reports observations and symptoms indicative of patient’s reactions to treatments and patient complaints. * Demonstrates effective oral, listing and written communication skills that facilitate positive customer relationships and staff interaction in the delivery of care. * Prioritizes duties and responsibilities and completes them accurately and in a timely fashion. * Maintains competence and demonstrates responsible judgment by updating knowledge, referring problems through appropriate channels and observing the policies and procedures. * Demonstrates an ability to adapt to changing circumstances related to internal and external factors. * Willingness to travel to other CSH Medical Practice sites to provider cross-coverage. * Provides support for patient check out process to ensure patient|family receive all appropriate documentation related to visit as requested.
Children's Specialized Hospital New Brunswick, NJ, USA
Feb 14, 2020
Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. Children's Specialized Hospital is now in its third century of caring for those in need. Our Boards of Trustees, physicians, therapists, nurses, staff, volunteers, and donors remain dedicated to the very ideals of the Hospital's founders and committed to providing the best care possible so that every child who seeks our help reaches their fullest potential. At 16 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals. We are seeking an experienced Business Development Liaison who has a passion for pediatrics and is focused on referral development. Come join our team of exceptional employees! Job Summary Supports referral development through implementation of strategy, customer relations and development and care processes for new and existing inpatient and outpatient services. The Liaison will be responsible for specific service lines and programs as assigned by the managing director. Utilizing excellent communication and interpersonal skills and robust knowledge of the organization's programs and services, he/she will develop new and existing relationships with referral sources, families, patients and members of the community at large. The Liaison is responsible for delivering optimal volume targets and margin for return through account development, relationship building and executing family/patient centered referral development tactics. The individual must be able to identify, negotiate and manage strategic relationships with new and existing customers while working with closely with the Pre-Admissions, Marketing, Medical/Clinical team, Patient Care Coordination and Finance team members. The position offers an exciting opportunity to help develop and drive the strategy of the business unit, leading to positive impact on the lives of children with healthcare needs and their families. The ideal candidate should have pediatric experience and strong computer, e-communication and presentation skills. Understanding how to utilize a Customer Relationship Management (CRM) tool is necessary and will be used daily via cell/tablet and/or laptop. Candidate must be proficient in most Microsoft Office applications. Applicant will be responsible for using their own vehicle for outreach purposes, territory will be mostly within 1-1.5 hour drive of New Brunswick, NJ including Philadelphia and New York City boroughs. Travel to all Children's Specialized Hospital sites is required and territory assignment is subject to change. Physician Relations, therapy, nursing or sales background in pharmacy, medical devices and/or durable medical equipment experience is preferred. Essential Job Functions Generate reports, analysis, and strategies, through the customer relationship management (CRM) system Correspond with current and future stakeholders Assist with administrative tasks Assist with patient navigation related processes (including call center management and providing patient/family tours), data gathering, analysis, reporting and outreach opportunities Research and deliver information that supports referral development initiatives Attend meetings as requested on behalf of the referral development team Contribute to, represent, and support a wide range of referral development activities on and off site Develop and implement customer relations strategies Design, develop and implement strategic business initiatives to achieve organizational goals, identify new growth opportunities and develop appropriate plans for execution, including all relevant internal and external stakeholder consultation Identify referral development opportunities, develop strategies, and implement tactics with key decision makers in order to drive business. Develop and maintain relationships with key leaders and stakeholders. Engage in a high degree of customer-facing activities which include time in the field with colleagues, key account customers, facilitating presentations and regular conference/event/fair attendance Maintain a high level of communication, accountability and feedback with both internal and external team leaders to ensure appropriate alignment of strategy to in-field deliverables Schedule, plan, coordinate and/or facilitate in-services/presentations to groups of personnel representing referral sources, insurance companies and others as indicated Positively influence internal customer service and interact with internal staff to impart feedback, support strategic direction and maintain a culture of patient/family centered care Positively interact and coordinate field efforts with the Marketing Team to promote high focus programs, services and initiatives Assist with new and/or expanded service/program launches, including assistance with identifying market potential Create and implement innovative outreach tactics and promote enthusiasm for CSH Additional duties and responsibilities may be assigned and job functions are subject to change Manage and direct interns, volunteers and temporary internal support team members who support the referral development team Provide other required and requested services to support referral development
Children's Specialized Hospital Mountainside, NJ 07092, USA
Feb 14, 2020
Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. Children's Specialized Hospital is now in its third century of caring for those in need. Our Boards of Trustees, physicians, therapists, nurses, staff, volunteers, and donors remain dedicated to the very ideals of the Hospital's founders and committed to providing the best care possible so that every child who seeks our help reaches their fullest potential. At 16 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals. Job Summary Performs a variety of routine duties in the kitchen area, scrubbing, cleaning and the like, to maintain a safe, sanitary environment in the dietary department. Essential Job Functions • Washes dishes in dish machine and manually cleans, sanitizes pots and pans using established departmental policies and procedures. • Cleans all kitchen equipment following assigned cleaning routines using established departmental policies and procedures. • Delivers and picks up patient trays and coffees at assigned times. • Sets up employee cafeteria. • Collects trash and recyclable material at assigned intervals throughout the day. Follows established safety procedures for removal to, and operation of trash compactor. • Performs other duties as assigned.
Children's Specialized Hospital Toms River, NJ, USA
Feb 14, 2020
Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. Children's Specialized Hospital is now in its third century of caring for those in need. Our Boards of Trustees, physicians, therapists, nurses, staff, volunteers, and donors remain dedicated to the very ideals of the Hospital's founders and committed to providing the best care possible so that every child who seeks our help reaches their fullest potential. At 16 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals. We are seeking a per diem Physical Therapist. Come join our team of exceptional employees! Job Summary Plans and administers physical therapy programs for patients to restore function, relieve pain, prevent disability following injury or disease within scope of practice. Essential Job Functions * Selects, administers, and interprets assessment tools as designated in competency expectations including: History, Screening, Observations, and Evaluations as appropriated to patients. * Identifies and prioritizes time realistic functional goals for remediation, compensation, adaptation or prevention of deficits. * Selects, utilizes and evaluates the effectiveness of appropriate treatment methods as designated in competency expectations. * Applies principles of activity analysis for grading physical, perceptual-cognitive and psycho-social demands to produce an optimal mesh of child's or family's abilities to meet environmental demand. * Communicates effectively with patients, families, & team in oral and written formats in both formal and non-formal situations. * As designated in competency expectations, assists in training others. This may include. Staff, PTAs, Aides, & students. * Takes responsibility for seeking supervision or consultation in relationship to clinical performance. Actively contributes to improvement plans effectively utilizes feedback. * Meets competency expectations in explaining symptoms, prognosis and functional limitations for a variety of diagnostic groups. * Makes discharge recommendations appropriate to the child & their family in consideration of child’s prognosis, role expectations, and knowledge of community resources (as designated in competency expectations). * May coordinate outpatient recreational programs|special events during which all recreation areas, equipment, storage and supplies must be maintained in a safe efficient manner. * Evenings and occasional weekends required (Inpatient).
Children's Specialized Hospital Toms River, NJ, USA
Feb 12, 2020
Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. Children's Specialized Hospital is now in its third century of caring for those in need. Our Boards of Trustees, physicians, therapists, nurses, staff, volunteers, and donors remain dedicated to the very ideals of the Hospital's founders and committed to providing the best care possible so that every child who seeks our help reaches their fullest potential. At 16 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals. Job Summary Treats patients with disabilities considering responses as related to the patient’s functional adaptation to the environment. Essential Job Functions * Selects, administers, and interprets assessment tools as designated in competency expectations including: History, Screening, Observations, and Evaluations as appropriated to patients. * Identifies and prioritizes time realistic functional goals for remediation, compensation, adaptation or prevention of deficits. * Selects|utilizes|evaluates the effectiveness of appropriate treatment methods (as designated in competency expectations). * Applies principles of activity analysis for grading physical|perceptual-cognitive|psycho-social demands to produce an optimal mesh of child's or family's abilities to meet environmental demand. * Communicates effectively with patients, families, & team in oral and written formats in both formal and non-formal situations. Communicates effectively with referring physicians and community contacts. * As designated in competency expectations, assists in training others. This may include staff, COTAs, aides and students. * Takes responsibility for seeking supervision or consultation in relationship to clinical performance. Actively contributes to improvement plans effectively utilizes feedback. * Meets competency expectations in explaining symptoms, prognosis and functional limitations for a variety of diagnostic groups. * Makes discharge recommendations appropriate to the child and their family in consideration of child’s prognosis, role expectations, and knowledge of community resources (as designated in competency expectations). * Evenings and occasional weekends required (Inpatient)
Children's Specialized Hospital Mountainside, NJ 07092, USA
Feb 12, 2020
Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. Children's Specialized Hospital is now in its third century of caring for those in need. Our Boards of Trustees, physicians, therapists, nurses, staff, volunteers, and donors remain dedicated to the very ideals of the Hospital's founders and committed to providing the best care possible so that every child who seeks our help reaches their fullest potential. At 16 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals. Job Summary Under the supervision of a Child Life Specialist or Recreational Therapist, assists in provision of community recreation programs for children with disabilities. These programs may include but are not limited to adaptive aquatics, martial arts, camps, and Friday Night Fever. Essential Job Functions • Demonstrates knowledge of childhood development, physical & developmental disabilities, and Autism Spectrum Disorders, and is able to apply it in daily practice. • Cleans departmental equipment and organizes supplies as designated in the competency expectations, following established timelines, taking initiative to organize and clean other areas when needed. • Monitors and maintains inventory of general supplies and equipment as designated in competency expectations, ordering supplies in an accurate timely manner. • Assists department staff in planning and implementation of programs & special events. • Communicates effectively with participants, families, volunteers, and staff. • Orients and supervises assigned volunteers and community groups according to hospital policy. • Ability to assess and evaluate overall participant level of functioning to determine appropriate activities and adaptations. • Performs other duties as assigned based on need of department. • Assists with coordination of programs including phone calls, data entry, and other office tasks.
Children's Specialized Hospital Mountainside, NJ 07092, USA
Feb 12, 2020
Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. Children's Specialized Hospital is now in its third century of caring for those in need. Our Boards of Trustees, physicians, therapists, nurses, staff, volunteers, and donors remain dedicated to the very ideals of the Hospital's founders and committed to providing the best care possible so that every child who seeks our help reaches their fullest potential. At 16 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals. Job Summary To coordinate and administer nursing care in the Primary Care Pediatrics practice for children with special needs and medical complexity. The Nurse provides primary care nursing services to children with special healthcare needs and their siblings. The nurse provides clinical care and oversight for vaccine administration, point of care testing, patient triage and office evaluation. The nurse practices performs exceptionally well in a family-centered, team-based model consistent with a patient centered medical home and the values and mission of Children’s Specialized Hospital. Essential Job Functions • Demonstrates evidence of use of the nursing process to meet patient and family health care needs in the Primary Care setting. Performs and documents nursing care according to hospital and departmental policy., • Implements appropriate and individualized patient and family education within time frames defined by hospital and departmental policy. • Understands the importance the interdisciplinary process. Promotes continuity of nursing care and interdisciplinary interventions. • Performs and manages vaccination administration, ordering, education and reporting in line with external and internal standards. • Recognizes and respects patient|family rights in a culturally and religiously sensitive environment of care. • Performs and documents effective phone and live triage of patients. • Provides clinical oversight for the duties of the medical assistant. • Demonstrates proficiency in caring for children with special needs including those with technology dependence and medical complexity. • Demonstrates procedural competency for routine and emergent office based procedures (for example. Venipuncture, tracheostomy care, gastrostomy change). • Performs patient scheduling and other clerical duties as necessary. • Performs and oversees competency and quality assurance for office-based point of care testing. • Consistently appraises clinical performance and learning needs through self-evaluation. Exhibits consistent professional behavior and is accountable for actions with regard to professional issues. • Maintains required and relevant licensure and educational credits as required by external and departmental standards.
Children's Specialized Hospital Mountainside, NJ 07092, USA
Feb 12, 2020
Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. Children's Specialized Hospital is now in its third century of caring for those in need. Our Boards of Trustees, physicians, therapists, nurses, staff, volunteers, and donors remain dedicated to the very ideals of the Hospital's founders and committed to providing the best care possible so that every child who seeks our help reaches their fullest potential. At 16 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals. Job Summary Provides support to clinical staff to ensure quality patient care in a clean and safe environment. Completes routine tasks related to cleanliness and maintenance of equipment and physical plant. As appropriate, may participate in patient treatment sessions under the direct supervision of clinicians. Assists with the set up and clean up of therapeutic activities. Provides additional support to clinical staff as needed. Essential Job Functions • Assists with patient care activities as appropriate under the direct supervision of a clinician (ex. ADLs, patient transport, pool, exercise program, etc.) • Assists clinicians in preparation and clean up for patient care. Practices infection control procedures in cleaning of mats, therapy equipment and toys using a hospital approved disinfectant as per hospital policy and procedure and including areas such as waiting area, ADL kitchen, gym, breakout rooms and therapy treatment space. • Maintains a safe environment for patient care activities. • Monitors and maintains inventory of general supplies and equipment. Orders and follows up on receipt of supplies and equipment in timely manner. Maintains temperature logs and monitors inspection of therapy equipment as indicated. • Provides additional support to staff as needed. (pantry order, hand washing monitor, MSDS book, photocopying, voicemails, volunteer orientation, data collection and entry, etc.) • Completes any other duties as assigned.
Children's Specialized Hospital Fanwood, NJ 07023, USA
Feb 12, 2020
Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. Children's Specialized Hospital is now in its third century of caring for those in need. Our Boards of Trustees, physicians, therapists, nurses, staff, volunteers, and donors remain dedicated to the very ideals of the Hospital's founders and committed to providing the best care possible so that every child who seeks our help reaches their fullest potential. At 16 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals. Job Summary Along with other core team members, the Early Intervention educator screens, evaluates, and provides ongoing assessment. Aids in developing an Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP) for each child and provides direct services to children eligible for early intervention with delays in the areas of physical, cognitive, communication, social, and adaptive development. Instructs parents and caregivers by modeling appropriate strategies while focusing on the IFSP outcomes within the confines of the family routines. Problem solves and discusses the progress and challenges of each child, and prepares a transition|discharge plan when appropriate. Essential Job Functions • Takes responsibility for seeking supervision|consultation in relationship to clinical performance. Actively contributes to annual performance reviews and improvement plans, effectively utilizes feedback • Assists in the training of others in the EI philosophy as well as a variety of evidenced based intervention models. Communicates job specific concerns and participates in developing solutions. Attends and participates at in-service trainings|staff meetings and conference calls. • Travels in personal vehicle to and from the natural environment of each family assigned. • Accurately records the time and frequency of services provided and records that information along with required signatures for billing. Submits bill for services as required by departmental policies and procedures • Submits reports timely and accurately adhering to departmental volume|productivity requirements. • Maintains ongoing communication with office via email, text and telephone. Responds quickly to any request for information. • Completes developmental evaluations in the child’s natural environment, that accurately and efficiently identify strengths and needs. Communicates effectively with families and other team member in oral and written formats, in formal and informal situations. • Acts as the Team Leader, as appropriate, creates individual treatment plan to address IFSP outcomes which may include ABA|Verbal Behavior strategies and provide direction to CDA and|or other EIP Educators assigned. • Displays competency in writing, providing strategies that are appropriate, including measurable and functional outcomes, as part of the ifsp. Makes recommendations for services in collaboration with family, service coordination, and other team members based on the family concerns, outcomes and routines. • Addresses IFSP outcomes by selecting and adapting appropriate activities, incorporating a variety of intervention models including evidenced based strategies. Evaluates the effectiveness of methods while meeting family outcomes. • Uses the NJ Birth to Three Early Learning Standards as a common framework for understanding and communicating developmentally appropriate expectations for infants and toddlers. • Maintains sensitivity to parent’s personal circumstances as well as maintains confidentiality and adheres to NJEIS Code of Conduct. • Supports and enhances the family’s ability to interact with their child in their daily routines. • Completes session notes according to departmental rules and records data as appropriate for each child
Children's Specialized Hospital New Brunswick, NJ, USA
Feb 12, 2020
Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. Children's Specialized Hospital is now in its third century of caring for those in need. Our Boards of Trustees, physicians, therapists, nurses, staff, volunteers, and donors remain dedicated to the very ideals of the Hospital's founders and committed to providing the best care possible so that every child who seeks our help reaches their fullest potential. At 16 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals. Job Summary - PLEAS NOTE - We are unable to take a new grad at this time. Provide rehabilitative nursing care for pediatric patients and their families. May function as relief Charge Nurse. Essential Job Functions * Demonstrates evidence of use of the nursing process within time frames defined by the hospital and departmental policy. Recognizes and accurately identifies patient and family health care needs. * Plans, implements and evaluates pediatric rehab plans for patients with a variety of problems. Begins to plan and implement pediatric rehabilitation rationales. * Implements appropriate and individualized patient and family education within time frames defined by hospital and departmental policy. Begins planning and implementing patient and family education. * Understands the importance of the interdisciplinary process. Functions as a rehab nurse in a team structure. Promotes continuity of nursing care and interdisciplinary interventions. * Incorporates LPNs and nursing assistants into attainment of short term goals and delegates appropriately. * Recognizes and respects patient|family rights in a culturally and religiously sensitive environment of care. * Requests guidance from CNII, III, and other resources when appropriate. Supports hospital’s policies and procedures. * Consistently appraises clinical performance and learning needs through self evaluation. Exhibits consistent professional behavior and is accountable for actions with regard to professional issues. * Guides, assists and serves as a role model for, LPNs, nurse externs, nursing assistants, nursing students and new staff. * Assumes the role of relief charge nurse. Keeps nursing supervisor informed of patient needs and problems. Demonstrates effective problem solving skills.
Children's Specialized Hospital Egg Harbor Township, NJ, USA
Feb 11, 2020
Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. We are currently seeking an experienced per diem Psychotherapist. Come join our team of exceptional employees! Job Summary Evaluates patient’s psychotherapeutic needs and provides psychotherapy for inpatient and outpatient populations as indicated. Essential Job Functions * Provides effective individual, family group psychotherapy as indicated. * Identifies realistic goals for psychotherapy. * Attends program development and case conferences as indicated for patients treated or evaluated. * Provides inservices to staff and community agencies as requested by Supervisor. * Disseminates findings accurately and sensitively , according to Department policy. * Provides supervision to staff, fellows, interns and externs as indicated. * Provides effective team consultation as needed.
Children's Specialized Hospital Toms River, NJ, USA
Feb 11, 2020
Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. At 13 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals. Job Summary Evaluate, treat, and care for patients with breathing or other cardiopulmonary disorders. Essential Job Functions * Demonstrates evidence of use of the Respiratory Therapy within time frames defined by the hospital and departmental policy. Recognizes and accurately identifies obvious patient and family health care needs. * Plans, implements and evaluates plans of care for patients with a variety of problems. Begins to understand and implement pediatric rehabilitative rationales. * Implements appropriate and individualized patient and family education within time frames defined by hospital and departmental policies. Begins planning patient and family education. * Understands the importance of interdisciplinary process. Begins to establish his/her role as a rehab Therapist functioning in a team structure. Promotes continuity of respiratory care and interdisciplinary interventions. * Demonstrates evidence of the ISTAT blood analysis system and follows all policies and procedures relative to the laboratory. * Recognizes and respects patient/family rights in a culturally and religiously sensitive environment of care.
Children's Specialized Hospital Toms River, NJ, USA
Feb 11, 2020
Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. At 13 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals. This position would be for 6a-10a M-F Job Summary Evaluate, treat, and care for patients with breathing or other cardiopulmonary disorders. Essential Job Functions •Demonstrates evidence of use of the Respiratory Therapy within time frames defined by the hospital and departmental policy. Recognizes and accurately identifies obvious patient and family health care needs. •Plans, implements and evaluates plans of care for patients with a variety of problems. Begins to understand and implement pediatric rehabilitative rationales. •Implements appropriate and individualized patient and family education within time frames defined by hospital and departmental policies. Begins planning patient and family education. •Understands the importance of interdisciplinary process. Begins to establish his/her role as a rehab Therapist functioning in a team structure. Promotes continuity of respiratory care and interdisciplinary interventions. •Demonstrates evidence of the ISTAT blood analysis system and follows all policies and procedures relative to the laboratory. •Recognizes and respects patient/family rights in a culturally and religiously sensitive environment of care.
Children's Specialized Hospital Toms River, NJ, USA
Feb 11, 2020
Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. At 13 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals. Job Summary Evaluate, treat, and care for patients with breathing or other cardiopulmonary disorders. Essential Job Functions * Demonstrates evidence of use of the Respiratory Therapy within time frames defined by the hospital and departmental policy. Recognizes and accurately identifies obvious patient and family health care needs. * Plans, implements and evaluates plans of care for patients with a variety of problems. Begins to understand and implement pediatric rehabilitative rationales. * Implements appropriate and individualized patient and family education within time frames defined by hospital and departmental policies. Begins planning patient and family education. * Understands the importance of interdisciplinary process. Begins to establish his/her role as a rehab Therapist functioning in a team structure. Promotes continuity of respiratory care and interdisciplinary interventions. * Demonstrates evidence of the ISTAT blood analysis system and follows all policies and procedures relative to the laboratory. * Recognizes and respects patient/family rights in a culturally and religiously sensitive environment of care.
Children's Specialized Hospital Mountainside, NJ 07092, USA
Feb 11, 2020
Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. At 13 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals. Job Summary To assist with packaging, dispensing, distributing medication and miscellaneous other pharmacy duties, under the supervision of a pharmacist. Essential Job Functions *Performs daily cassette exchanges on the nursing units as per policy. Replaces needed floor stock on units at the time of exchange, picks up orders and delivers other medications to units as needed. *Accurately fills inpatient cassettes under the supervision of a pharmacist. Adjusts patient charges for unused unit dose medications or extra doses given. Follows up on discrepancies noted during cart fill. *Places orders with suppliers, unpacks, verifies and puts away drug orders. Notes any discrepancies on the invoice, notifies the supplier, and indicates the resolution of the problem and the name of the supplier’s representative answering the call. *Maintains adequate drug inventory, supplies and restocks pharmacy picking stations. Oral syringes and vials, IV room supplies, prescription vials and bottles, Pedialyte and normal saline 3 ml bullets, etc. *Packages and properly labels individual unit dose liquid and solid medications and documents such in the packaging log book. *Cleans the manufacturing and packaging areas after use. Cleans medication drawers of discharged patients and performs other routine pharmacy housekeeping functions. *Participates in department quality assurance and improvement efforts. Shares ideas for department improvements, and takes part in other department quality assurance activities. *Effectively communicates, answering the telephone, taking messages, relaying calls to the pharmacist, etc. Facilitates open communication between hospital staff and the pharmacy department.
Children's Specialized Hospital Egg Harbor, WI 54209, USA
Feb 11, 2020
Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. At 13 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals. Job Summary To coordinate and administer nursing care in the medical practices for children with special needs and medical complexity. The nurse provides clinical care and oversight for medical service including but not limited to. patient|family education, vaccine administration, point of care testing, patient triage and office evaluation. The nurse collaborates with internal and external care providers to ensure continuum of care is delivered within a patient and family centered, team-based model consistent with the values and mission of Children’s Specialized Hospital. Essential Job Functions •Provides clinical oversight for the duties of the medical assistant and provides competency as needed. •Demonstrates proficiency in caring for children with special needs including those with technology dependence and medical complexity. •Demonstrates procedural competency for routine and emergent office based procedures (for example. Venipuncture, tracheostomy care, gastrostomy change). •Performs patient scheduling and other clerical duties as necessary. •Performs and oversees competency and quality assurance for office-based point of care testing. •Consistently appraises clinical performance and learning needs through self-evaluation. •Exhibits consistent professional behavior and is accountable for actions with regard to professional issues. •Maintains required and relevant licensure and educational credits as required by external and departmental standards. •Participates in Hospital Committees related to Nursing. •Performs functions for EE Health when needed. •Oversees flow and function of practice operations as needed. •Ensures clinical staff coverage for site practice(s) by identifying coverage resource and maintaining coverage calendar •Demonstrates evidence of use of the nursing process to meet patient and family health care needs in the primary care and medical specialty setting. Performs and documents nursing care according to hospital and departmental policy. •Implements appropriate and individualized patient and family education within time frames defined by Practice guidelines or Provider directives, hospital and departmental policy. •Provides patient education on diagnosis and symptoms, medication management and behavioral modification as directed by provider. •Understands the importance the interdisciplinary process. Promotes continuity of nursing care and interdisciplinary interventions. •Displays competency in obtaining and interpreting the patients behavior based upon an understanding of cognitive, biophysical, and aging processes. Displays an understanding of the developmental needs of the patient when planning and implementing services. •Performs and manages vaccination administration, ordering, education and reporting in line with external and internal standards. •Recognizes and respects patient| family rights in a culturally and religiously sensitive environment of care. •Performs and documents effective phone and live clinical triage of patients. •Performs Medication refill and authorizations as needed.
Children's Specialized Hospital New Brunswick, NJ, USA
Feb 11, 2020
Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. At 13 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals. Job Summary To coordinate and administer nursing care in the medical practices for children with special needs and medical complexity. The nurse provides clinical care and oversight for medical service including but not limited to. patient|family education, vaccine administration, point of care testing, patient triage and office evaluation. The nurse collaborates with internal and external care providers to ensure continuum of care is delivered within a patient and family centered, team-based model consistent with the values and mission of Children’s Specialized Hospital. Essential Job Functions •Provides clinical oversight for the duties of the medical assistant and provides competency as needed. •Demonstrates proficiency in caring for children with special needs including those with technology dependence and medical complexity. •Demonstrates procedural competency for routine and emergent office based procedures (for example. Venipuncture, tracheostomy care, gastrostomy change). •Performs patient scheduling and other clerical duties as necessary. •Performs and oversees competency and quality assurance for office-based point of care testing. •Consistently appraises clinical performance and learning needs through self-evaluation. •Exhibits consistent professional behavior and is accountable for actions with regard to professional issues. •Maintains required and relevant licensure and educational credits as required by external and departmental standards. •Participates in Hospital Committees related to Nursing. •Performs functions for EE Health when needed. •Oversees flow and function of practice operations as needed. •Ensures clinical staff coverage for site practice(s) by identifying coverage resource and maintaining coverage calendar •Demonstrates evidence of use of the nursing process to meet patient and family health care needs in the primary care and medical specialty setting. Performs and documents nursing care according to hospital and departmental policy. •Implements appropriate and individualized patient and family education within time frames defined by Practice guidelines or Provider directives, hospital and departmental policy. •Provides patient education on diagnosis and symptoms, medication management and behavioral modification as directed by provider. •Understands the importance the interdisciplinary process. Promotes continuity of nursing care and interdisciplinary interventions. •Displays competency in obtaining and interpreting the patients behavior based upon an understanding of cognitive, biophysical, and aging processes. Displays an understanding of the developmental needs of the patient when planning and implementing services. •Performs and manages vaccination administration, ordering, education and reporting in line with external and internal standards. •Recognizes and respects patient| family rights in a culturally and religiously sensitive environment of care. •Performs and documents effective phone and live clinical triage of patients. •Performs Medication refill and authorizations as needed.
Children's Specialized Hospital Toms River, NJ, USA
Feb 11, 2020
Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. At 13 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals. We are seeking a per diem RN , bilingual preferred, for our Toms River site who has the following skills and experience: Job Summary To coordinate and administer nursing care in the medical practices for children with special needs and medical complexity. The nurse provides clinical care and oversight for medical service including but not limited to. patient|family education, vaccine administration, point of care testing, patient triage and office evaluation. The nurse collaborates with internal and external care providers to ensure continuum of care is delivered within a patient and family centered, team-based model consistent with the values and mission of Children’s Specialized Hospital. Essential Job Functions * Demonstrates evidence of use of the nursing process to meet patient and family health care needs in the primary care and medical specialty setting. Performs and documents nursing care according to hospital and departmental policy. * Implements appropriate and individualized patient and family education within time frames defined by Practice guidelines or Provider directives, hospital and departmental policy. * Provides patient education on diagnosis and symptoms, medication management and behavioral modification as directed by provider. * Understands the importance the interdisciplinary process. Promotes continuity of nursing care and interdisciplinary interventions. * Displays competency in obtaining and interpreting the patients behavior based upon an understanding of cognitive, biophysical, and aging processes. Displays an understanding of the developmental needs of the patient when planning and implementing services. * Performs and manages vaccination administration, ordering, education and reporting in line with external and internal standards. * Recognizes and respects patient| family rights in a culturally and religiously sensitive environment of care. * Performs and documents effective phone and live clinical triage of patients. * Performs Medication refill and authorizations as needed. * Provides clinical oversight for the duties of the medical assistant and provides competency as needed. * Demonstrates proficiency in caring for children with special needs including those with technology dependence and medical complexity. * Demonstrates procedural competency for routine and emergent office based procedures (for example. Venipuncture, tracheostomy care, gastrostomy change). * Performs patient scheduling and other clerical duties as necessary. * Performs and oversees competency and quality assurance for office-based point of care testing. * Consistently appraises clinical performance and learning needs through self-evaluation. * Exhibits consistent professional behavior and is accountable for actions with regard to professional issues. * Maintains required and relevant licensure and educational credits as required by external and departmental standards. * Participates in Hospital Committees related to Nursing. * Performs functions for EE Health when needed. * Oversees flow and function of practice operations as needed. * Ensures clinical staff coverage for site practice(s) by identifying coverage resource and maintaining coverage calendar Formal Education and Job-Related Experience * BSN Preferred. Experience with medical technology and medically complex children is preferred. Certification * AHA BLS Provider Certification required. License * Current New Jersey RN license.
Children's Specialized Hospital Hamilton, OH, USA
Feb 11, 2020
Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. At 13 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals. Job Summary Along with other core team members, the Early Intervention Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) screens, evaluates, provides ongoing assessment. Aides in the development of an Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP) for each child and provides direct services to children eligible for early intervention services with delays in the areas of physical, cognitive, communication, social, and adaptive development. The SLP, along with other team members instructs parents and caregivers by modeling appropriate strategies to incorporate into the routines of the family. To problem solve, discuss progress and challenges of each child and prepare a transition|discharge plan when appropriate. Essential Job Functions * Completes developmental evaluations in the child’s natural environment that accurately and efficiently identify strengths and needs. Communicates effectively with families and other team member in oral and written formats, in formal and informal situations. * Supports and enhances the family’s ability to interact with their child in their daily routines. * Displays competency in providing strategies that are appropriate, including measurable and functional outcomes, as part of the IFSP. Makes recommendations for ongoing services in collaboration with family, service coordination, and other team members based on the family concerns, outcomes and routines. * Uses the NJ Birth to Three Early Learning Standards as a common framework for understanding and communicating developmentally appropriate expectations for infants and toddlers * Demonstrates knowledge of discipline specific tools|checklists to utilize to fully assess child needs and then can detail and describe those strategies that are the sole domain of a licensed SLP versus strategies that can be addressed by any qualified member of the IFSP team * Addresses IFSP outcomes by selecting and adapting appropriate activities, incorporating a variety of intervention models including evidenced based strategies. Evaluates the effectiveness of methods while meeting family outcomes * Maintains sensitivity to parent’s personal circumstances as well as maintains confidentiality and adheres to the NJEIS Code of Conduct. * Completes session notes according to departmental rules and records data as appropriate for each child. * Takes responsibility for seeking supervision|consultation in relationship to clinical performance. Actively contributes to annual performance reviews and improvement plans, effectively utilizes feedback. * Assists in the training of others in the EI philosophy as well as a variety of evidenced based intervention models. Communicates job specific concerns and participates in developing solutions. Attends and participates at in-service trainings|staff meetings and conference calls * Travels in personal vehicle to and from the natural environment of each family assigned. Maintains valid NJ driver’s license and required insurance. * Accurately records the time and frequency of services provided and records that information along with required signatures for billing. Submits bill for services as required by departmental policies and procedures * Submits required paperwork timely and accurately adhering to departmental volume|productivity requirements * Maintains ongoing communication with office via email, text and telephone. Responds quickly to any request for information.