VITAS Patient Volunteer- Fenton, MO 63026


(38.4988,-90.4592)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Anywhere within a 20 mile radius ofFenton, MO 63026

About

VITAS Healthcare is looking for a Patient Volunteer to visit patients residing in assisted living, nursing homes and/or their own homes in the Fenton area. Patient Care Volunteers offer companionship, play music, games, read to patients and help in other meaningful ways.

Volunteers are matched with a VITAS patient to provide specific, non- medical care through socialization and friendly visits. Every VITAS volunteer receives training in hospice philosophy, how to support patients/families, health/safety precautions and more. Comprehensive training and orientation for hospice volunteering is provided. Days and times for volunteering are flexible according to your availability. For more information, please contact Emily Jokerst at (314) 682-3434 or at Emily.Jokerst@VITAS.com

Skills

  • Veteran Care
  • People Skills
  • Animal Therapy
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Healthcare

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 to 2 hours a week or month, flexible scheduling
  • 2 TB tests paid for by VITAS

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