Hospice Patient Visitor, Philadelphia

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VNA Hospice of Philadelphia

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We are looking for compassionate and dedicated volunteers to join our hospice team. Training is provided to prepare you for visiting hospice patients at home in order to provide companionship and caregiver relief. We also have opportunities to visit patients in our 15-bed inpatient unit as well as local area nursing homes. Hours are flexible and based on your own schedule. Just a few hours a week can make a positive difference in the life of a terminally ill patient and their family. Contact us today to learn more about this rewarding opportunity.

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About VNA Hospice of Philadelphia

Location:

Falls Center, 3300 Henry Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19129, US

Mission Statement

"The mission of VNA Philadelphia, through its’ dedicated staff, is to provide comprehensive home health and end of life care of the highest quality to all people, regardless of their ability to pay."

Description

The VNA Hospice of Philadelphia enables patients with a serious, progressive illness to live at home as comfortably as possible. We also service patients in nursing homes and personal care facilities. The hospice team includes nurses, social workers, home-health aides, volunteers, chaplains, and a bereavement coordinator. Palliative care goes beyond traditional services, providing expert pain management, pastoral care, respite, and counseling to patients and their families.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Falls Center3300 Henry AvenueSuite 600Philadelphia, PA 19129

(40.01173,-75.18454)
 

SKILLS

  • People Skills
  • Hospice Care
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours per week
  • 2-step TB test, flu vaccine, 2 References and completion of online training course.

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