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Hospice 11th Hour (Vigil) Volunteer - OhioHealth At Home

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ORGANIZATION: OhioHealth At Home of Mansfield (Hospice)

  • 11 people are interested

11th Hour Volunteers sit with hospice patients in the last hours of their life.

OhioHealth At Home Hospice 11th Hour Volunteers:

  • Are present with hospice patients when they are actively dying
  • Ensure patients do not die alone
  • Provide compassionate support and a calming presence
  • Are present with an actively dying patient when there is no family or friends nearby
  • Are present with an actively dying patient when the caregiver is worn out and needs time for respite
  • Support family members at the patient's bedside

Qualifications:

  1. Completion of OhioHealth At Home hospice volunteer training
  2. Commitment to the philosophy and goals of hospice
  3. Emotional maturity and sensitivity
  4. Completion of reference and background check (including fingerprinting)
  5. Completion of 2-step TB test
  6. Excellent listening skills
  7. The ability to empathize and accept people in their current life stage
  8. Ability to work independently
  9. Willingness to commit to at least 6 hours a month to volunteer work
  10. Ability to sit for long periods of time
  11. Must be comfortable sitting with someone in silence
  12. Must serve as a patient support volunteer for a minimum of 3 months before taking an 11th hour assignment
  13. Must be COVID/flu vaccinated or willing to get vaccinated.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL THE OHIOHEALTH At HOME HOSPICE VOLUNTEER COORDINATOR AT (419) 526-8442.

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About OhioHealth At Home of Mansfield (Hospice)

Location:

50 Industrial Drive (and surrounding area), Lexington, OH 44904, US

Mission Statement

At OhioHealth at Home (Hospice), we help people make the most of every minute when end-of-life care is needed.

Description

Hospice Care

Wherever the patient calls home, OhioHealth At Home is there to provide hospice support. Whether the patient lives in their own home, a nursing home or assisted-living facility, we’ll provide physician-led, comprehensive hospice care.

CAUSE AREAS

Health & Medicine
Seniors
Veterans & Military Families
Health & Medicine, Seniors, Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

50 Industrial DriveSurrounding areaLexington, OH 44904

(40.67938,-82.56702)
 

SKILLS

  • Veteran Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 6-10 hours per month

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