The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Are you interested in a career in healthcare - whether it's clinical or hospitality? Do you want to get some REAL experience interacting with patients, families and our Emergency Team? Or are you someone who just loves people and wants to give back and enjoys working in a fast paced environment? Then this is the volunteer role for you!!
In this role, you will be working side by side with an expert clinical team to help ensure that comfort and communication needs are met. Here is what you will be doing in this role:
providing comfort by offering pillows & blankets, beverages/meals under the direction of the clinical team
interface with the clinical team to help keep patients & families informed
help manage expectations for our patients & families
ensure that call bells are answered quickly
various tasks that support our Emergency Department Team
and much more!
compassionate with excellent communication skills
17 years of age or older
passionate about helping others
able to stand on your feet for 4 hours & move stretchers & wheelchairs with patients onboard
Interested individuals should contact:
Cheryl Miranda RN, BSN, Director of Patient & Customer Experience email@example.com
Alice Messina Coordinator of Patient Experience firstname.lastname@example.org