Ft lauderdale Health & Rehab-VITAS Healthcare-Hospice Unit

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VITAS Healthcare, Volunteer Services

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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
read books
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.

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About VITAS Healthcare, Volunteer Services

Location:

1801 W. Sample Rd., Suite 301, Deerfield Beach, FL 33064, US

Mission Statement

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.

Description

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.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

2000 East Commercial Blvd.Unit 167Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308

(26.18883,-80.11782)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training

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