Ft lauderdale Health & Rehab-VITAS Healthcare-Hospice Unit
112 people are interested
VITAS Volunteers give their time to terminally ill patients and their families at a critical time. There is a variety of tasks at an inpatient hospice unit.
Volunteers may choose to:
visit with patients and families
serve patients at mealtime
write letters or play games with patients and/or families
offer spiritual support
visit with your pet
sing or play music for patients and their families
manage the patient care activity cart
help with administrative duties
The VITAS unit is open 24 hours seven days a week.
About VITAS Healthcare, Volunteer Services
1801 W. Sample Rd., Suite 301, Deerfield Beach, FL 33064, US
VITAS Healthcare recognizes the importance of a strong and innovative program. Volunteers are an integral part of the hospice program, allowing VITAS to continue personalizing, enhancing and expanding services offered to patients and families. By exemplifying the VITAS Values, volunteers serve as patient and family advocates and are proactive in meeting the needs of patients and families. VITAS integrates volunteers into the hospice team by actively recruiting, training, supporting and creatively utilizing volunteers to meet patient and family needs. Volunteers and their contributions are respected and valued.
Volunteers are the heart of VITAS Healthcare, providing friendly, non-medical patient and family care and offering support services in the office, using their cars and from their own homes.
We'll work with your schedule.
2000 East Commercial Blvd.Unit 167Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
- People 55+
- Background Check
- Must be at least 16
- Orientation or Training