child life specialist with two female child patient

Meet the Child Life Specialists

The Child Life Specialists at Mercy provide services in the following main areas: Pediatric and Pediatric Intensive Care Units, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), Medical Imaging, Children's Emergency Center. If needed, a team member will provide assistance in other areas of the hospital where children receive care in a mixed adult and child environment.

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Lisa Fox, CCLS
Medical Imaging, Cath Lab and Endoscopy

Erin Biegert, CCLS
Pediatric and Pediatric Intensive Care Units

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 Sara Appletoft, CCLS
Pediatric Emergency Center

Jolene Vos, CCLS, CIMI
Pediatric Emergency Center

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 Allison White, CCLS
 Medical Imaging

Rebecca Gerecke, CCLS
Medical Imaging

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Rania Robb, CCLS, CIMI
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit




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