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Veteran Recognition and Companion Visits- Socially Distant

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Hosparus Health

  • 34 people are interested
we honor veterans

Virtual Open House, Wednesday, October 7 and Thursday, October 15 @ 6:30
To help ensure every veteran in our community gets the care they deserve, Hosparus Health is a Level Four partner in We Honor Veterans, a national program that allows us to give our staff and volunteers the resources and training they need to provide specialized veteran care. We are looking for veterans who are interested in supporting veteran patients in our care while observing social distancing guidelines by:

  • Visiting patients or families in homes or nursing facilities for support and interaction
  • Presenting patients with a veteran recognition as part of the We Honor Veterans program
  • Being a resources to families and caregivers who struggle understanding the care veterans need while facing chronic or terminal illness
To join our team and learn more information register online: https://hosparushealth.org/volunteers/

We will work with your schedule and you can choose to serve in your area, or anywhere in Louisville and the surrounding counties we serve. Volunteers are required to complete training, a background check and a negative 2-step TB test.



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About Hosparus Health

Location:

3532 EPHRAIM MCDOWELL DR, LOUISVILLE, KY 40205, US

Mission Statement

Our Mission: Through compassion, dignity and excellence we seek to enhance the quality of life for those impacted by serious illness. Our Vision: To be the preferred partner for serious illness care in our region, through clinical excellence and a culture of joy and gratitude.

Description

Since 1978, Hosparus Health has provided hospice and advanced illness care to tens of thousands of patients and their families in Kentucky and Southern Indiana. Started by volunteers, we’re a fully accredited not-for-profit with care teams nationally recognized and respected for their innovation and expertise addressing the most complex health issues. In addition to hospice and advanced illness care, we also offer grief counseling, respite care, and medication management.

Hosparus Health cares for patients of all ages and backgrounds - regardless of race, religion, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, handicap or ability to pay. Care is delivered through a team-oriented approach and is tailored to each patient’s needs and wishes. Our support extends to the patient’s family, caregivers and other loved ones. Hosparus Health is committed to helping people in our community live better, longer. We truly believe that the earlier you call, the more we can help.

To learn more, visit hosparushealth.org

Community
Health & Medicine
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

Thu Oct 01, 2020 - Wed Dec 30, 2020

WHERE

Wherever our Patients Call HomeLouisville, KY 40205

(38.22148,-85.67944)
 

SKILLS

  • Elder care
  • Bereavement Support
  • Hospice Care
  • Spiritual Healing
  • Veteran Care
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible
  • Background check, personal references verified, flu vaccination and TB skin test (both provided in our office).

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