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
Sep 28, 2020
Details Facility: Children's Specialized Hosp Location: Speech Therapy NWK, 182 Lyons Road, Newark, NJ 07112 Children s Specialized Hospital, a member of the RWJBH Healthcare System, 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...
Children's Specialized Hospital
Sep 28, 2020
Oversees clinical and equipment related day-to-day operations of Respiratory Therapy Department. Provides support for clinical practice at point of care. Role models patient care practices through direct patient care as well as serving as a preceptor to new employees. For Technical Consultant - Performs the duties and responsibilities of a laboratory Technical Consultant as delegated by the Laboratory Director and outlined in the Technical Consultant Assessment and Qualification Form on an as needed basis. Essential Job Functions Provides direct patient care 50-75% of time worked. Oversees staff schedules, including time off requests|coverage. Facilitates maintenance of relevant dept. manuals and education records. Identifies need for and promotes policies related to patient care. Helps to research best practice and implement changes to service delivery. Consults with members of the healthcare team on respiratory therapy procedures required to meet the physiological needs of the...
Children's Specialized Hospital
Sep 28, 2020
Evaluate, treat, and care for patients with breathing or other cardiopulmonary disorders. Essential Job Functions Must be able to work at any site when needed. 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...
Children's Specialized Hospital
Sep 28, 2020
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 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...
Children's Specialized Hospital
Sep 25, 2020
Details Facility: Children's Specialized Hosp Location: Nursing LTC TR94, 94 Stevens Road, Toms River, NJ 08755 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...
Children's Specialized Hospital
Sep 25, 2020
Details Facility: Children's Specialized Hosp Location: Nursing LTC TR94, 94 Stevens Road, Toms River, NJ 08755 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...
Children's Specialized Hospital
Sep 25, 2020
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...
Children's Specialized Hospital
Sep 25, 2020
Assists the Nurse Manager in the responsibility for the quality of nursing care, the management of personnel and management systems on a specific unit on a designated shift. Essential Job Functions Meets expectations of department staff positions as required to meet customer expectations. Participates in the orientation, development, supervision and evaluation of personnel assigned to unit. Motivates staff to improve their performance continuously leading to improved department performance. Maximizes potential of self and subordinates. Participates in the counseling and discipline of nursing unit personnel. Schedules patient assignments to insure appropriate utilization of personnel. Delivers direct nursing care and or education to patients/families when indicated. Functions in the role of acting nurse manager (ANM-Days) in the absence of the nurse manager in assuming 24 hour responsibility. Fulfills on-call responsibilities when assigned. Ensures availability of and appropriate use...
Children's Specialized Hospital
Sep 23, 2020
Responsible for providing exemplary customer service utilizing the HRO principles set forth by the organization while interacting with all customers internal and external. Responsible for providing coverage as needed for the positions of Scheduling Coordinator, Front Desk Coordinator and/or Registration Rep within the assigned region. Essential Job Functions Provides coverage for all scheduling and registration positions in designated regions Completes all scheduling or registrations functions when covering as a Scheduling Coordinator, Front Desk Coordinator, and/or Registration Rep Interacts with both internal and external customers adhering to the HRO Principals. Adheres to the productivity expectations as determined by the leadership team. Adheres to departmental quality standards for scheduling appointments and interacting with customers either in person or via the telephone. When appropriate interacts with designated therapy leaders and ACC leaders to schedule new patients and...
Children's Specialized Hospital
Sep 23, 2020
Details Facility: Children's Specialized Hosp Location: Psychology TR368, 368 Lakehurst Road, Toms River, NJ 08755 Children s Specialized Hospital, a member of the RWJBH Healthcare System, 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...
Children's Specialized Hospital
Sep 23, 2020
Plans, implements and evaluates a comprehensive recruitment and selection program for clinical and professional positions. Essential Job Functions Evaluates and interviews candidates to ensure that candidates meet the job requirements. Partners with hiring manager to determine requirements for the requisitions. Educate hiring managers on the recruitment process. Builds applicant sources by researching and contacting community services, colleges, social media site and job boards. Generates offer letters to new hires. Reviews advertising copy prior to placement to ensure accuracy and cost effectiveness. Conducts Open Houses Open interview days to fill positions and create candidate pool for future positions. Create weekly activity report for open requisitions. Stays informed of sourcing and recruiting trends by participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, and participating in professional organizations. Required Experience Bachelor s degree and...
Children's Specialized Hospital
Sep 23, 2020
Evaluates patient s psychotherapeutic needs, performs psychological testing and provides psychotherapy for inpatient and outpatient populations as indicated. Essential Job Functions Evenings and occasional weekends required (Inpatient). 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. Performs complete psychodiagnostic evaluations as indicated. Disseminates findings accurately and sensitively and according to Department policy. Provides supervision to staff, fellows, interns, externs as indicated. Provides effective team consultation as needed. Displays competency in obtaining and interpreting the parents behavior based upon an understanding of cognitive, bio-psychosocial and aging processes. Displays an understanding of the developmental...
Children's Specialized Hospital
Sep 23, 2020
Responsible for providing exemplary customer service while interacting with all customers internal and external. Performs patient interviews. Participates in the Admission Intake. Completes pre-determination |financial clearance for all new and recurring patients. Contacts insurance companies to determine patient s benefits and will suggest other sources of funding to maintain the patient continuum of care. Communicates with Clinicians, Team Leads, and Manager of Payer Services IV&A. Verifies registration information for patients ensuring that all information is in the hospital information system is accurate and complete. Essential Job Functions Assures and completes a pre-determination for insurance coverage for all new and recurring outpatients seeking services at CSH. These service lines include Occupational, Physical, Speech Therapy, Psychology, Chronic Pain Evaluations, Botox and Alcohol Blocks. Will inform families of their financial responsibility (if any) and insurance...
Children's Specialized Hospital
Sep 23, 2020
Responsible for providing exemplary customer service while interacting with all customers internal and external. Performs patient interviews. Participates in the Admission Intake. Completes pre-determination |financial clearance for all new and recurring patients. Contacts insurance companies to determine patient s benefits and will suggest other sources of funding to maintain the patient continuum of care. Communicates with Clinicians, Team Leads, and Manager of Payer Services IV&A. Verifies registration information for patients ensuring that all information is in the hospital information system is accurate and complete. Essential Job Functions Assures and completes a pre-determination for insurance coverage for all new and recurring outpatients seeking services at CSH. These service lines include Occupational, Physical, Speech Therapy, Psychology, Chronic Pain Evaluations, Botox and Alcohol Blocks. Will inform families of their financial responsibility (if any) and insurance...
Children's Specialized Hospital
Sep 23, 2020
Details Facility: Children's Specialized Hosp Location: Nursing LTC TR94, 94 Stevens Road, Toms River, NJ 08755 Job Summary Assists professional nursing staff by providing direct patient care and other support services. Essential Job Functions Provides direct personal care of patients as directed by nurse and patient care plan. This includes bedside carry-over for all patient assignments and answering call lights for all patients on the unit. These tasks must be performed in a timely manner. Recognizes and respects patient and family needs providing a comfortable culturally sensitive environment for care. Performs designated unit duties such as, but not limited to, restocking supplies at patient bedside, replacing suction bottles and maintaining order on the unit. Assists with laundry upon request. Answers telephone and relays messages when necessary. Performs all duties with a customer service focus. Formal Education and Job-Related Experience * Evidence of interpersonal...
Children's Specialized Hospital
Sep 23, 2020
Assists professional nursing staff by providing direct patient care and other support services. Essential Job Functions Provides direct personal care of patients as directed by nurse and patient care plan. This includes bedside carry-over for all patient assignments and answering call lights for all patients on the unit. These tasks must be performed in a timely manner. Recognizes and respects patient and family needs providing a comfortable culturally sensitive environment for care. Performs designated unit duties such as, but not limited to, restocking supplies at patient bedside, replacing suction bottles and maintaining order on the unit. Assists with laundry upon request. Answers telephone and relays messages when necessary. Performs all duties with a customer service focus. Formal Education and Job-Related Experience * Evidence of interpersonal skill and ability to collaborate with others. Certification * Current Certified Long Term Care Facility Nursing Assistant...
Children's Specialized Hospital
Sep 18, 2020
Responsible for providing exemplary customer service utilizing the Service Excellence Standards set forth by the organization while interacting with all customers internal and external. Responsible for obtaining intake information accurately in order to schedule single or multiple appointments for services within the organization utilizing the hospital computer scheduling system. Schedules new patients and follow up appointments for medical and therapy departments throughout the organization. Disseminates needed information to hospital staff as needed. Essential Job Functions Obtains accurate clinical information in order to make a sound judgment as to which services are required for the appointment(s). Obtains intake information, including demographics, insurance information, referrals, and scripts timely and accurately. Schedules appropriate appointments based on reason for referral and intake information. Schedules follow up|therapy first treatment appointments when needed....
Children's Specialized Hospital
Sep 18, 2020
Evaluate, treat, and care for patients with breathing or other cardiopulmonary disorders. Essential Job Functions Must be able to work at any site when needed. 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...
Children's Specialized Hospital
Sep 18, 2020
Under the supervision of a Child Life Specialist or Recreational Therapist, plans and implements diversional recreation services to assist with alleviating the affects of hospitalization and|or improve quality of life. Maintains program areas and supplies. Essential Job Functions Demonstrates knowledge of developmental and diagnosis and is able to apply it in daily practice. Cleans departmental equipment and organizes closets 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 therapy groups, special events and community trips. Communicates effectively with patients, families and staff. Orients and supervises assigned volunteers and community groups according to hospital policy....
Children's Specialized Hospital
Sep 18, 2020
Under the supervision of a Child Life Specialist or Recreational Therapist, plans and implements diversional recreation services to assist with alleviating the affects of hospitalization and|or improve quality of life. Maintains program areas and supplies. Essential Job Functions Demonstrates knowledge of developmental and diagnosis and is able to apply it in daily practice. Cleans departmental equipment and organizes closets 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 therapy groups, special events and community trips. Communicates effectively with patients, families and staff. Orients and supervises assigned volunteers and community groups according to hospital policy....