Patient Visit Volunteers Need - Metropolitan Detroit area


(42.355446,-83.05952)
 

Cause Areas

When

Thu Oct 20, 2016 - Sat Dec 31, 2016

Where

4646 John R. St.Detroit, MI 48201

"Some gave ALL ~ ALL gave SOME".... Help us help our Veterans and their Families ~ "May No Soldier Go Unloved"

About

Patient Visit Volunteers Needed - Metropolitan Detroit area offers flexible schedules

I’m so exciting to share this life changing opportunity that will get your feet on the ground bring comfort and so much joy to our veterans! At John D. Dingell VA Medical Center located at 4646 John R. St., Detroit, MI 48201 we are looking to add some smiling faces that can regularly conduct "patient visits".

POSITION SUMMARY

A Patient Visit Volunteer is a regular volunteer who conducts patient visits at the VA Medical Center delivering care and comfort items to both inpatients veterans & their families.

PURPOSE

This position will provide support to the VA Medical Center's staff by reducing the time that healthcare providers sit with an inpatient to provide non-medical services while such assistance & comfort may aid in the recovery of the patient possibly reducing inpatient medical hospitalization time.

Results

This position will help us reach more veterans & their families to engage more volunteers to support our mission of providing support, care & comfort to our veterans.

If this sounds like something that you’d enjoy, please contact: Alicia McMiller, VA Voluntary Service Site Coordinator, amcmiller@soldiersangels.org, (248) 590-0208 for more details on how to join the Angels Team.

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • *Flexible Schedules Available

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