Patient Care Volunteers


(36.05841,-115.12729)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

1820 E. Warm Springs Rd.Suite #140Las Vegas, NV 89119

About

Gerinet Healthcare is looking for volunteers to provide emotional support, empathy, respite and other supportive services to hospice patients and their families. Locations vary in the Las Vegas/Henderson areas and are wherever our patients call home - hospital, skilled nursing facility, group home, hospice in-patient unit, or their home.

Duties include but are not limited to:

- Initiating and maintaing contact with assigned patient/family

- Offers various forms of assistance, comfort measures, supportive services, including sitting at bedside

- Provide companionship (conversing, reading, watching television, crafting, etc.), providing respite for patient caregivers (running errands, sitting with patient while caregiver goes out, etc.).

- There is NO hands-on medical/clinical work. We have medical staff to complete these duties.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Bereavement Support
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
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