4 people are interested
Hospice Volunteer for Activities & Socialization
4 people are interested
Volunteer to help with activities with hospice patients in facilities or their homes. Looking for someone with an interest in weekly phone calls to patients and/or family members, visiting, crafts, music, cosmetology, art, holiday celebrations, etc. Very rewarding! Working one on one or in a group of patients.
Coverage area includes Southern Pittsburgh communities, Mon Valley communities (Belle Vernon, Charleroi, Monessen, Donora, Elizabeth, West Mifflin, California, Brownsville, Beallsville, Bentleyville, Monongahela). And all surrounding communities.
Amedisys Hospice travels to wherever our patients call home. Whether it be in a skilled nursing facility, a personal care home, an assisted living facility, or even their own private home, The Amedisys Hospice team will service patients regardless of their location.
Volunteers are a crucial part of our hospice team! Giving the gift of time is sometimes the best gift anybody can ever give. Please, let us help you make a difference in someone's life!
*** Due to President Biden's Mandate, ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST be vaccinated and show proof of it.***
*** Due to the COVID-19 virus, there may be some restrictions in certain facilities and patient's homes. We are operating on a case by case basis depending on who is allowed to be in certain places. ***
About Amedisys Hospice
100 Stoops Drive, Suite 300, Monongahela, PA 15063, US
Amedisys Hospice is a for profit hospice that maintains license to provide Hospice services in designated states. As a Medicare certified hospice, we contract with other health care facilities and agencies for impatient services. Amedisys provides hospice care to patients and families for the palliation and management of terminal illnesses and related conditions. The care optimizes comfort and dignity and is consistent with the patient and family needs and goals. The service are available 24 hours a day, sever days a week regardless of patient setting or funding.
Hospice care is offered to patients and families in private homes, to those in nursing facilities where a valid contract is in place, and to those opting for admission to contracted hospice units. As a community based agency, Amedisys hospice is committed to providing proper care of the dying patient and his/her family as well as education for the community regarding Hospice. The philosophy is to meet the needs of the terminally ill patients and their families and to facilitate living life to the fullest measure possible with dignity, comfort, and being pain free as possible. Amedisys provides services through the interdisciplinary approach of nursing, medical social work, chaplain, bereavement counseling and volunteers.
Multiple locations Monongahela, PA 15063
September 20, 2021
- Music Arts
- Arts Administration
- Event Design & Planning
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 16
- Orientation or Training
- Flexible, whenever you have time!
- Free TB Test, training, and background checks provided by Amedisys.