At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Growth and Nutrition Program and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
The Registered Nurse will be responsible for:
Family education and nursing care to patients (newborn - age 7) with feeding difficulties and poor weight gain on Wednesday clinic at Boston Children's Hospital, Waltham
Triage and follow-up with families
Coordinate and conduct home, school and daycare visits for meal observations. During the public health emergency these may be conducted remotely.
Collaboration with multidisciplinary GNP team, MA Department of Public Health and local resources including community outreach
To qualify, you must have:
Bachelors of Science in Nursing
3 years pediatric nursing experience.
Experience with children with feeding disorders and experience working in the community setting preferred.
The ability to work 16 hours per week, including Wednesday mornings in Waltham. The rest of the hours are flexible.
The Growth and Nutrition Program at Boston Children's Hospital is one of seven multidisciplinary GNP programs partially funded by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health to meet the needs of infants and young children experiencing malnutrition and/or feeding difficulties.
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Internal Number: 3100718
About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.