Direct Patient Volunteer in Medina County
7 people are interested
Hospice of the Western Reserve serves patient's wherever they consider home. Patient's may live in private residences, nursing homes, assisted living facilities, or group homes.
We are currently looking for volunteers who are willing to make visits to provide general companionship visits in long-term care facilities or respite visits (2-3 hour commitment) in patient's private residences.
Volunteers should have good listening skills and be able to maintain patient confidentiality.
About Hospice of the Western Reserve
17876 Saint Clair Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44110, US
Hospice of the Western Resreve provides palliative end-of-life care, caregiver support, and bereavement services throughout Northern Ohio. In celebration of the individual worth of each life, we strive to relieve suffering, enhance comfort, promote quality of life, foster choice in end-of-life care and support effective grieving.
Hospice of the Western Reserve provides care for patients where ever they call home, whether that be at home, in a nursing home, assisted living, one of our inpatient units, or in a hospital. Care is provided regardless of ability to pay. We use a team approach where volunteers are of equal importance to all other members of the team.Hospice of the Western Reserve serves Northern Ohio with offices in Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake, Lorain, Medina, Portage, Stark, and Summit counties.
We'll work with your schedule.
Hospice of the Western ReserveMedina, OH 44256
- Patient Care
- Cross-cultural Communication
- Relationship Building
- Verbal / Written Communication
- Hospice Care
- People 55+
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Flexible, based on volunteer's availability
- 2 step TB test required