VITAS Patient Care Volunteers- Gardenview Dougherty Ferry- Valley Park, MO 63088
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We are looking for Patient Care Volunteers at VITAS Healthcare to visit patients on hospice residing at Gardenview Dougherty Ferry. Gardenview Dougherty Ferry is located at 13612 Big Bend Rd., Valley Park, MO 63088. 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 socializing through friendly visits. Every VITAS volunteer receives training in hospice philosophy, how to support patients/families, health and safety precautions and more. 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
About VITAS Healthcare of St. Louis
1801 Park 270 Drive, Suite 150, Saint Louis, MO 63146, US
VITAS Healthcare recognizes the importance of a strong and innovative program. Volunteers are an integral part of the hospice program, allowing VITAS to continue personalizing, enhancing and expanding services offered to patients and families. By exemplifying the VITAS Values, volunteers serve as patient and family advocates and are proactive in meeting the needs of patients and families. VITAS integrates volunteers into the hospice team by actively recruiting, training, supporting and creatively utilizing volunteers to meet patient and family needs. Volunteers and their contributions are respected and valued.
Volunteers are the heart of VITAS Healthcare, providing friendly, non-medical patient and family care and offering support services in the office.
We'll work with your schedule.
13612 Big Bend Rd.Valley Park, MO 63088
- Hospice Care
- Veteran Care
- People Skills
- Relationship Building
- Verbal / Written Communication
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 1-2 hours a week or month, flexible according to your schedule