Q&A with Mary E. Schlater, ARNP

Mary E. Schlater, ARNP

Mary E. Schlater, ARNP

What's the best thing about working at Seattle Children’s?

Seattle Children’s offers the best patient care in the region because the staff cares and we are constantly trying to improve in every way we can.

What do you like most about the work you do in the Heart Center?

I'm constantly learning something new about congenital heart disease and my patients teach me something every day.

What makes Seattle Children’s Heart Center unique?

We offer specialized care with the best physicians and nurses in the region, and we go the extra mile to make the healthcare experience as easy as possible.

What made you want to come to Seattle Children’s?

I wanted to be challenged in a new way, and I have not been disappointed. I also wanted to work with children.

What do people say when they find out you work here?

"Oh, I took my child there and those people were amazing and so attentive to my son and my family."