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A Hospice Telephone Assurance Program (TAP) Volunteer

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VITAS Healthcare of San Diego

  • 55 people are interested
TAP Volunteer
Telephone Assurance Program

VITAS is looking for caring individuals to share their voice and time as Telephone Assurance Program (TAP) Volunteers to help terminally ill patients and their families. TAP is a program in which volunteers make phone calls to patients in their home to do a check in OR complete a satisfaction survey to improve our care. These calls can be done from your home or in our office. ALL Volunteers must attend a 2 day Orientation to gain the knowledge you will need to work with terminally ill patients. These are held every other month on 2 consecutive Saturdays.

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About VITAS Healthcare of San Diego

Location:

9655 Granite Ridge Dr., Ste. 300, San Diego, CA 92123, US

Mission Statement

VITAS Healthcare recognizes the importance of a strong and innovative Hospice 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 advocates and are proactive in meeting the needs of those under our care. 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 Healthcare, providing friendly, non-medical support to hospice patients and their family or offering support services in the office. We are seeking caring and compassionate individuals to volunteer for our patients in their homes or in nursing facilities in your community throughout San Diego County.

Health & Medicine
Seniors
Women

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

In your home or the VITAS officeThroughout San Diego County, CA 92123

SKILLS

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

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-2 hrs per week making calls from home or office
  • 2020 Orientation Dates 9 am -4:30 pm: Jan 11 & 18, Mar 14 & 21, May 2 & 9, Jul 25 & Aug 1, Sept 12 & 19, Nov 14 & 21

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