The Administrative Fellowship at Nicklaus Children's Health System is a one-year opportunity that provides unique and valuable experience for professional growth. The fellowship program establishes a platform for creating meaningful relationships within the organization and the South Florida community. The fellow will be regarded as a member of the senior leadership team and will have access to key decision-making processes through interaction and observation at Leadership, Medical Staff, Community, and Board of Directors meetings.
In addition, the fellow will further enhance their experience and knowledge of Nicklaus Children's Health System and Nicklaus Children's Hospital by conducting core administrative and clinical rotations throughout the organization. The fellow will have the opportunity to rotate through all entities within the health system. Project-related work designed to further develop interpersonal and analytical skills will be customized to meet the interests of the fellow, as well as meeting immediate needs of Nicklaus Children's Health System. Furthermore, the fellow will be assigned reading by the preceptor, Dr. Kini, in order to further develop the knowledge of the fellow.
Dr. Narendra Kini, President and CEO Nicklaus Children's Health System, serves as the preceptor for the fellowship program. The fellow will report directly to Dr. Kini, who will conduct bi-weekly meetings to discuss the progression of the fellowship.
About Nicklaus Children’s Health System
Nicklaus Children’s Health System (NCHS) is the parent organization of Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, South Florida’s only licensed specialty hospital exclusively for children. The 289-bed nonprofit hospital, known as Miami Children’s Hospital from 1983 through 2014, was founded in 1950 by Variety Clubs International and is renowned for excellence in all aspects of pediatric medicine, with many programs routinely ranked among the nation’s best by U.S. News & World Report. The health system also includes Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Foundation, the organization's 501(c)(3) fundraising arm; a network of nonprofit outpatient centers situated in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties; Pediatric Specialists of America, a nonprofit physician practice subsidiary; a management services organization, and an ambulatory surgery center, as well as an e-commerce line of children's wellness and safety products that support the hospital's mission of serving the region’s pediatric population. NCHS is the region’s only healthcare system exclusively for children.
Current Administrative Fellow
Mayra Adriazola, MHA
Nicklaus Children’s Hospital
3100 S.W. 62nd Avenue
Miami, Fl 33155