Surgical Reception Liaison


(40.618767,-79.73692)
 

Cause Areas

When

Tue Feb 28, 2017 12:30 PM - Tue Jan 30, 2018 04:30 PM

Where

Allegheny Valley Hospital1301 Carlisle St.Natrona Heights, PA 15065


About

Volunteers staff the surgical reception area to greet patients arriving for surgery and the families there to support them. Duties include acting as communication liaison between the surgeon/surgical staff and the families. Volunteers offer emotional support and converstaion when desired and provide directions to families to access amenities such as cafeteria, vending, chapel, etc. Volunteers also operate a courtesy coffee station for the families.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Critical Thinking

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 hours per week
  • Immunization record for those born after 1957.

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