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Encompass Health - Hospice MTH


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A few hours per week

Volunteer to Make a Difference

Encompass Health is looking for compassionate, team-oriented volunteers to provide administrative and bedside-care support to patients during their final months and weeks of life. Volunteers provide non-medical services and respite time for caregivers and family members. As a hospice volunteer, you will be given choices as to how much and what types of things you want to do.

A few ways you can help as a hospice volunteer is by running errands for patients and families, playing games or reading with patients, walking and caring for family pets, or even creating a photo album of the patient and their family.

Qualifications

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 14
  • Minimum of 8 hours - Orientation/Training
  • We are flexible and can work with your schedule. Seeking individuals who will commit to providing ongoing emotional and social support.
  • Dedication to helping others
  • Reliable and Professional

Administrative Assignments (Examples)

·        Administrative Support: Answering phones, making copies, helping with bereavement mailings, special projects, etc.

·        Tuck-in-Call Program: Perform weekly calls (Thursdays) to ensure that patients have adequate supplies and medications going into a weekend or holiday.

Patient Care/Respite Assignments (Examples)

·        Companionship/Socialization

·        Caregiver Relief/ Emotional Support

·        Meal preparation

·        Light Housekeeping

·        Yard Work

·        Music Therapy

·        Caregiver Respite

·        Reading

Encompass Health is looking for compassionate, team-oriented volunteers to provide administrative and bedside-care support to patients during their final months and weeks of life. Volunteers provide non-medical services and…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible
  • Training Provided
  • Groups Welcome
  • Families Welcome

Location

Montgomery, AL

How to Apply

To apply please call Ayanna Sterling @ (334) 272-3538 or email: Ayanna.Sterling@encompasshealth.com.

To apply please call Ayanna Sterling @ (334) 272-3538 or email: Ayanna.Sterling@encompasshealth.com.

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