Cohen Children’s Medical Center has again been named one of the nation’s best children’s hospitals, according to the 2015-16 U.S. News & World Report ranking of America’s Best Children’s Hospitals.
U.S. News evaluated more than 200 children’s hospitals from around the country in 10 pediatric specialties. Cohen’s ranked in the top 50 nationwide for nine categories –pediatric urology, pediatric neurology and neurosurgery, neonatology, in pediatric pulmonology, pediatric gastroenterology and GI surgery.
Carolyn Quinn, RN, MSN, NE-BC
Deputy Executive Director
VP Patient Care Services, Northwell Health Pediatric Service Line
DIRECTORS OF NURSING
Suzanne Monteleone, RN, MS
Director, Nursing Education
2011 Professional Staff Publications
Fisher M, Aldeman E, Kreipe R, Rosenfeld W. Textbook of Adolescent Health Care. American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois, 2011. (Approximately 200 Chapters, 2000 pages)
PODIUM AND POSTER PRESENTATIONS
We appreciate your interest in providing a special event for the children here at Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York. We are privileged to be able to host entertainment such as individual or group music performances, select celebrity visits, magic shows, interactive children’s craft parties, and engaging educational presentations. Although our focus is to provide high quality and engaging therapeutic entertainment for our hospitalized children, Cohen Children’s Medical Center of NY has strict policies that protect our patient’s privacy and well being.
IN KIND DONATION GUIDELINES
CHILD LIFE and CREATIVE ART THERAPIES PROGRAM
The Child Life and Creative Art Therapies welcomes donations of all types. You can help the pediatric patients we care for through toy donations, monetary donation, or donating your time; all of which are vital to improving the lives of the children cared for by our medical team.
The Child Life Internship at Cohen Children’s Medical Center typically consists of two assigned and scheduled rotations of 7 weeks each for a total of 14 weeks. After 14 weeks, the option to continue for two additional weeks in an area of choice may be available. Child Life internships will meet the clinical and academic standards set forth by the Child Life Council.
School is available for our hospitalized patients. Our teachers are from the NYC Board of Education, P.S. 404Q. Patients do not have to live in New York City to attend the hospital school. Our teachers adhere to all New York State and New York City Performance Standards and will contact your home school to work with your child’s teacher on class assignments.