Caregiver Coach at Montefiore

Published

05/17/2018

Times of day

Weekday Mornings

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)

Address

Bronx
New York
United States

Description

Caregiver Coaches provide emotional support and practical assistance that family caregivers need to meet the necessities of daily life while their loved one is hospitalized or in treatment.-Greet and welcome caregivers at the Montefiore Medical Center Caregiver Support Centers. Listen and provde emotional support.

-Provide information and assistance regarding resources, care, and available services. Assist caregiver in navigating hospital, services provided and location.

-Responsible for maintaining a warm and friendly environment in the Caregiver Support Center.

-Make caregiver rounds in surgical waiting rooms, critical care and medical floors. Escort caregiver to the Caregiver Support Center.


Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills, outstanding communication skills-speaking and listening; mature, positive, service-oriented individuals with compassion for patients and families; must be a motivator as well as work well as a team member and independently; volunteer a minimum 4 hour shift during business hours on a weekly basis; a former caregiver to a family member, friend, or colleague dealing with chronic or terminal illness and other health issues preferable.


*Positions available in the Bronx at Montefiore Moses, Montefiore Einstein & Montefiore Wakefield*

 Mornings and Afternoons

*Retirees Welcomed

Benefits

  • Training Provided

How To Apply

vedunca@montefiore.org

Please contact Ms Duncan, Volunteer & Student Services, Montefiore Medical Center at vedunca@Montefiore.org


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