Volunteers in the Adult Emergency Department
- Stock patient rooms
- Check in on patients to offer smiles, a listening ear, encouragement, blankets, and pillows
-Answer call lights to determine the patient's need (over 50% of the time the patient's needs are non- medical and can be met by the volunteer) Run needed errands.
-Check in on family members and other loved ones with the patient. Offer beverages, information, updates, etc.
Volunteers needed 7 days each; shifts 8-12pm, 12-4pm, 4-8pm, 8-12am
- People Skills
- Problem Solving
- Critical Thinking
- Customer Service
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 20
- Orientation or Training
- 4 hours ea week, 100 hours in 1 year
- A desire to comfort and care for patients.