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Project Search - Pediatrics

It doesn’t matter when you ask him—Zachary Losardo always has the same answer to the question. “How’s your day going? Phenomenal!” Zachary is a patient care liaison at Golisano Children’s Hospital—working in the pediatric intensive care unit. “I make copies for the nurses. I clean toys for the patients, and I do isolation cabinets.” Zachary started as an intern with Project Search—after three ten-week rotations, Zachary was one of several interns hired at Golisano Children’s Hospital. “Project Search is a program for 18 to 21-year-old Lee County school district students who are currently enrolled in the exceptional student program” explained Meghan Daley, a Project Search program coordinator with Golisano Children’s Hospital. During their rotations, the interns do interviews with department directors, in hopes of being hired during or after they complete the program. Zachary was hired right away. “I love coming to work every single day and putting a smile on people’s faces,” he said. Project Search gives students like Zachary the opportunity to work and learn new skills. “It’s an amazing program because it’s just so beneficial all around. The interns go into the departments on a day to day basis and just change the mood of the entire department,” said Daley. Lifting the mood and helping with day-to-day tasks. View More Health Matters video segments at Lee Health in Fort Myers, FL is the largest network of health care facilities in Southwest Florida and is highly respected for its expertise, innovation and quality of care. For more than 100 years, we’ve been providing our community with personalized preventative health services and primary care to highly specialized care services and robotic assisted surgeries. Lee Health - Caring People. Inspiring Care. Visit