Be Vital To Life! Volunteers Needed at our Davenport Center to Host Canteen and Thank Donors

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Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center

  • 18 people are interested

Basic Function: Observe donors for any sign of reaction and/or bleeding from the donation site. Immediately report any adverse signs to the Charge. Provide refreshments to donors, pre/post donation. Thank Donors.
Specific Duties and Responsibilities

  • Watch donors for early signs of impending reactions; key signs are: donor looks pale or sweaty, donor feels light headed or dizzy, donor puts head down.
  • In all cases of a reaction, quickly and quietly get the attention of any staff member and stand by the donor to protect from possibly falling.
  • Provide refreshments to donors, pre/post donation. Encourage fluids. (Many donors need refreshments before/after donation to begin replacement of fluids and boost energy.)
  • Keep countertops, tables, and all serving areas clean.
  • Interact with donors and thank them for their donation.
  • Be flexible to other duties as assigned by the Charge.

Current Openings are: Every Monday, 4 - 7 pm; 3rd, 4th and 5th Tuesday, 10 am - 1 pm; 4th Tuesday, 1 - 4 pm; Every Wednesday, 1 - 4 pm; Every Other Friday, 7 - 10 am; 2nd and 4th Friday, 1 - 3 pm; 2nd Saturday, 7 - 9:30 am

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Community Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

5500 Lakeview ParkwayDavenport, IA 52807

(41.576015,-90.5081)
 

SKILLS

  • Customer Service
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum - one or 2 shifts per month
  • Time off when needed, Outgoing Personality

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