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ORGANIZATION: Kaiser Permanente Hospice

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Provide Support to Patients and Families

Volunteers are priceless - join the team!

Flexible opportunities throughout San Diego County - gain valuable professional and personal experience while supporting patients and families throughout San Diego County! Become an integral member of the Kaiser Permanente Hospice Team, adding professional development and healthcare experience to your resume.

Kaiser Permanente Hospice Volunteers are unique people who have special places in their hearts that motivate them to provide voluntary services to our Hospice patients and their family members.

Hospice Volunteers are thoroughly trained in hospice care and are members of the Interdisciplinary Care Team. Hospice Volunteers are trained in infection control and equipped with proper PPE to conduct socially distanced in-person visits with patients and their families. Volunteer tasks may also include:

  • Giving relief to family caregivers in the home to allow them some special time to rest and relax.
  • Running errands and grocery shopping.
  • Sharing a hobby or interest.
  • Reading to the patient, writing letters or cards, and making telephone calls.
  • Preparing light meals and menu planning.
  • Listening to music together.
  • Visiting with the patient and family.

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About Kaiser Permanente Hospice

Location:

10992 San Diego Mission Road, San Diego, CA 92108, US

Mission Statement

Kaiser Permanente exists to provide high-quality, affordable health care services and to improve the health of our members and the communities we serve.

Description

The Kaiser Permanente Hospice Program offers special services to our patients and their families at a very critical time of their lives. Emphasis is on helping the patient to make the most of their remaining life. The patient, family, and caregivers are treated as one unit of care. One of the special services available is the Hospice Volunteer Program. Hospice Volunteers are unique people who have special places in their hearts that motivate them to provide voluntary services to our Hospice patients and their family members in the home care, inpatient, and clerical settings.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Health & Medicine
Seniors
Community, Health & Medicine, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

10992 San Diego Mission RoadSan Diego, CA 92108

SKILLS

  • Administrative Support
  • Healthcare
  • Elder care
  • Community Outreach
  • Hospice Care
  • Veteran Care

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 year commitment; flexible weekly hours.
  • Patient assignments will be made within 10-15 miles of volunteer's home, work, or school.

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