Join the Red Cross as a Weekday Patient Comfort Volunteer at the Walter Reed Military Medical Center!
Purpose To provide service to, and enhance morale of, patients by providing comfort items such as reading materials, crafts, snacks, and basic clothing needs throughout designated areas of the medical facility. Also includes volunteers who visit with in patients! This opportunity is typically offered Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm.
Support Red Cross mission
Ensure that supply cart has a variety, and sufficient amount of, appropriate materials
Fill requests from patients for specific items, when possible
Ensure that inventory forms for items on cart and in storage area are updated.
Help unload shipments of material and stock storage area
Ensure that storage area is orderly
Return all cart items to their proper location
Secure supply area and cart when not in use
Maintain patient confidentiality
Maintain professionalism as stated in Red Cross policy
Ensure that volunteer hours are tracked in accordance with Red Cross policy
Please contact email@example.com if you or someone you know are interested in this opportunity!
About American Red Cross - National Capital and Greater Chesapeake Region
8550 Arlington Blvd., Fairfax, VA 22031, US
The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.
Every single day, the American Red Cross helps people in emergencies. Whether it's one displaced family, thousands of disaster victims, or providing care and comfort to an ill or injured service member or veteran or support to a military family member, our vital work is made possible by people like you. It is through the time and care of ordinary people that we can do extraordinary things.
Health & Medicine
Veterans & Military Families
We'll work with your schedule.
Walter Reed Military Hospital8901 Rockville PikeBethesdaBethesda, MD20889