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Patient Activity Specialist

Education:

Associate's Degree
Bachelor's Degree Preferred
Degrees preferred in Early Childhood, Child Development, Education, Psychology or related field
Experience:
Two years experience working with children
Experience with hospitalized children or children with special needs preferred
Experience planning activities for a variety of age groups

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

CPR

Special Skills: (typing, data entry, word processing etc.)

Ability to handle high stress situations
Good verbal and written communication and customer service skills
Good problem solving and critical thinking skills
Self-Directed, takes initiative, highly motivated
Manage multiple tasks
Telephone skills, working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Print Shop

Work Environment:

Able to move about the hospital easily to provide services to patients throughout the hospital
Able to stand for long periods of time
Able to get on the floor to interact with children in activity areas
Able to push/pull 150 lbs
Able to work in a warm environment to take children to outside play areas

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