Help individuals at high risk for hospitalization, join the Mount Sinai Health Partners Volunteers


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

320 East 94th StreetNew York, NY 10128

About

The Mount Sinai Health Partners Volunteer Program utilizes volunteers to assist with essential, non-clinical tasks; working along side with Social Workers and Care Coordinators, which allow them to focus on a patient’s clinical needs.

Tasks include, but are not limited to:

  • Researching community resources for patients
  • Scheduling appointments and transportation
  • Performing telephone advocacy on patient behalf in regards to community benefits and entitlements
  • Making appointment reminder calls to patients
  • Going on runs to pharmacy or other stores to purchase items for patients
  • Calling insurance companies and pharmacies to verify benefits
  • Performing clerical tasks - faxing, making copies
  • Referring patients to community resources such as Access-A-Ride and Meals on Wheels

Please note there is a minimum commitment of 1 shift of at least 4 hours/week. Additionally, the Volunteer Program office is not open on weekends, therefore only weekdays shifts available. Please contact us via the site or directly to pact.VolunteerCoordinators@mountsinai.org if you are interested in joining the Mount Sinai Health Partners Volunteer Program.

Thank you!

Skills

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Customer Service
  • People Skills
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Internet Research
  • Case Work / Management

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 shift/week of 4 hours min at least 6 months

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