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VITAS Patient-Care Volunteers

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ORGANIZATION: VITAS Healthcare of Philadelphia

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 73 people are interested

What does a VITAS Innovative Hospice Care volunteer do? Provide respite (sit with a patient while the caregiver takes a break), friendly visiting to patients and their families at home or in a nursing home, driving a patient or family member to appointments, accompanying a patient to a church function, wedding, beauty shop, play, ballgame, run errands to the grocery store, drug store, post office, make telephone calls to home bound patients and families, make telephone calls to the bereaved, assist with programs and special events.

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About VITAS Healthcare of Philadelphia

Location:

1740 Walton Road, Blue Bell, PA 19422, US

Mission Statement

VITAS recognizes the importance of a strong and innovative program. Volunteers are an integral part of the hospice program allowing VITAS to continue personalizing, enhancing, and expanding services offered to patients and families. Through exemplifying VITAS values, volunteers serve as patient and family advocates and are pro-active in helping to meet the needs of patients and families. VITAS integrates volunteers into the hospice program by actively recruiting, training, supporting, and creatively utilizing volunteers to meet patient and family needs. Volunteers and their contributions are respected and valued

Description

Volunteers are the heart of VITAS Innovative Hospice Care, providing friendly, non-medical patient and family care.

CAUSE AREAS

Health & Medicine
Seniors
Women
Health & Medicine, Seniors, Women

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Near your homeBlue Bell, PA 19422

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

N/A

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