Safety First Ambassador - Internship/Volunteer for Hospice
- A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
4 people are interested
Companion Hospice and Palliative Care is looking for qualified Safety First Ambassadors for our High Fall Risk Patients. This position will require you to visit patient homes or place of residence on a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly basis. Ambassadors will be fully trained in safety measures and precautions along with some infection control measures. Interns will be responsible for checking patients homes or place of residence to assist with fall prevention and safety precautions program. Ambassadors will effectively teach patients and family members on proper safety measures.
This position would be an excellent fit for those who are in training or practicing: nursing, healthcare administration, marketing relations, fire and safety, fire fighters, EMT's, building inspectors, inspectors, maintenance, etc.
-Must be at least 18 years of age
-Must have reliable transportation
-Must have some experience in the healthcare field or elder care
-Must have a negative TB test result
-Must have a cleared background check
-Certificate of Hospice Volunteer Training
-Certificate of excellence based on performance
-Letter of recommendation
-Use of reference
-Some mileage and meal reimbursement
-Office space usage
If you believe you are a good fit for this position please forward your resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you and Good Luck!
About Companion Hospice Care
8130 Florence Ave, Suite 200, Downey, CA 90240, US
To provide comfort, compassion and care to patients and families experiencing a life-limiting illness. We affirm life and treat dying as a special and unique part of the life process. The patient and family are empowered and comforted physically, emotionally, spiritually in order to retain their dignity and integrity. Companion Hospice is committed to honoring patient's wishes in regards to their final phase of life.
Companion Hospice provides physical, emotional and spiritual support for terminally ill patients and their families. With the help of the volunteers-- patients and family members can spend the remaining time living with the dignity and respect all people deserve.
BENEFITS OF VOLUNTEERING:
*An opportunity to help people through this last transition with compassion and love;
*A feeling of making a difference in the lives of others;
*A spiritual awareness of your own inner peace;
*A fulfillment of giving of yourself without selfishness or reward.
We'll work with your schedule.
8130 Florence AveSuite #200Downey, CA 90240
- Environmental Policy
- First Aid / CPR
- Safety & Disaster Education
- Patient Care
- Hospice Care
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Orientation or Training
- minimum 6 months, however flexible.