Be all you can be as a Veteran Volunteer- VITAS Healthcare- St. Louis, MO 63136

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VITAS Healthcare of St. Louis

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VITAS Healthcare Volunteers Rock!

We are currently looking for Veteran Volunteers to visit patients at Missouri Veterans Home located at 10600 Lewis and Clark Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63136. Veterans enjoy receiving visitors-people who will listen to their fading memories and reminiscences. Some veterans need transportation to appointments, shopping and other events. Others need help applying for benefits or researching other kinds of assistance. There are many ways Veteran Volunteers can help veteran patients.

Volunteer orientation teaches the skills required to be a hospice volunteer. VITAS Veteran Volunteers are trained to meet specific end-of-life needs of veterans to improve their quality of life. Time and dates are ongoing and flexible. This is a great opportunity for you to give back to veterans. By taking a small amount of time out of your busy week you can make the biggest difference in another’s life.

VITAS takes pride in its volunteers, and we welcome you to become part of our team. Your commitment is completely up to you, whether you spend one day a week or one day a month. For more information, please contact Emily Jokerst at (314) 682-3434 or at Emily.Jokerst@Vitas.com

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About VITAS Healthcare of St. Louis

Location:

1801 Park 270 Drive, Suite 150, Saint Louis, MO 63146, US

Mission Statement

VITAS Healthcare 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. By exemplifying the VITAS Values, volunteers serve as patient and family advo cat es and are proactive in meeting the needs of patients and families. VITAS integrates volunteers into the hospice team 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 and offering support services in the office, using their cars and from their own homes.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

10600 Lewis and Clark Blvd.St. Louis, MO 63136

(38.76126,-90.2368)
 

SKILLS

  • Veteran Care
  • Hospice Care
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Healthcare

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible according to your availability
  • 2 TB tests paid for by VITAS, application process

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