Child Life Program Expands Hours and Services


Vol. 10, No. 2
June, 2000

  • Longer-Lasting Implants Used for Total Hip Replacement

  • Brachytherapy Service Expands to New Island Hospital
    Brachytherapy Expertise Benefits Patients at Winthrop’s Affiliate

  • New Technology Reduces Pain of Tonsillectomies

  • Tips for Safe Use of Insect Repellent Containing DEET

  • Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Six-Bed Vascular Stepdown Unit

  • Children’s Health Services Program:
    A Wealth of Information and Referrals

  • Pediatricians on Medical Mission to El Salvador

  • Stereotactic Technology System Expands the Parameters of ‘What is Operable’

  • Stroke Team Offers the Latest Treatments

  • Team Provides New Seizure Control Procedure for Children

  • MRI Unit Receives Three-Year Accreditation from the American College of Radiology

  • Emergency Department Receives Adelphi University Award

  • Ultra-fast, Multi-slice CT Scanner Installed in Radiology Department

  • Installation of Winthrop’s Auxiliary Officers

  • Lita Reilly Elected Auxilian of the Year

  • Annual Junior Volunteer Awards Ceremony

  • Focus on Home Care:
    Care without Compromise Comes Home

  • In the Swing of Things

  • Child Life Program Expands Hours and Services

  • Copyright

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  • Through a $6,000 grant obtained by the Hon. Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr., New York State Senator, Winthrop’s Child Life Program of the Department of Pediatrics, part of the Institute for Family Care, has expanded its service hours to include evenings and a full day on Saturday. Winthrop’s Child Life Program helps alleviate children’s anxiety about hospitalization. Senator Fuschillo (C) presented the grant to grateful recipients (L-R): Warren Rosenfeld, MD, Chairman, Department of Pediatrics; Krista Kearney, CCLS, Child Life Specialist; Daniel P. Walsh, Winthrop’s President and Chief Executive Officer; and Christy O’Keefe, Acting Coordinator, Child Life Program.



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