14 Companies Where You Can Make an Impact on the World
The Muse lists 14 companies that gives its employees the opportunity to make an impact on the world. Seattle Children’s is one of the top children’s hospitals and pediatric research institutes in the nation, delivering superior patient care while advancing new treatments. Every team member at Seattle Children’s can agree: Helping to treat pediatric diseases is in no way an easy job — but, it can be a particularly rewarding one. “The thing that gets me really excited about coming to work in the evening is to know that I get to touch the hearts of families who are in a vulnerable position,” said Kizzie Ricks, pediatric ICU nurse.
About Seattle Children’s
Seattle Children’s mission is to provide hope, care and cures to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible. Together, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Research Institute and Foundation deliver superior patient care, identify new discoveries and treatments through pediatric research, and raise funds to create better futures for patients.
Ranked as one of the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report, Seattle Children’s serves as the pediatric and adolescent academic medical center for Washington, Alaska, Montana and Idaho – the largest region of any children’s hospital in the country. As one of the nation's top five pediatric research centers, Seattle Children’s Research Institute is internationally recognized for its work in neurosciences, immunology, cancer, infectious disease, injury prevention and much more. Seattle Children’s Hospital and Research Foundation works with the Seattle Children’s Guild Association, the largest all-volunteer fundraising network for any hospital in the country, to gather community support and raise funds for uncompensated care and research.
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