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Hospice Heroes-Volunteering with Southwest Medical Hospice

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Southwest Medical Hospice

  • 66 people are interested
Becoming a Hospice Hero
What the committment entails

Your time and compassion can help a patient and/or their family during a life-limiting illness.

No matter what your talents or scheduling commitments, there’s a role for you in our care efforts. Our volunteers are college students, veterans, retired healthcare workers, teens or simply people who wish to make a difference.

OUR VOLUNTEERS:

* Provide companionship

* Support caregivers

* Share stories, memories or hobbies

* Run errands

* Write letters or answer email

* Plan events or celebrations

* Sit bedside with the actively dying

* Offer bereavement support to families or friends after death of a loved one

BECOMING A VOLUNTEER IS EASY:

* Call us about your interest about volunteering

* Interview with one of our friendly coordinators

* Complete a background check, drug screening and TB test at no cost to you

* Attend a brief orientation and complete training online or in person

* Mileage reimbursement is offered for volunteer travel

More opportunities with Southwest Medical Hospice

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About Southwest Medical Hospice

Location:

8655 S Eastern Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89123, US

Mission Statement

The mission of Southwest Medical Hospice and Palliative Care is to compassionately meet the needs of individuals living with a life-limiting condition or terminal condition, their families and loved ones, by providing comprehensive patient-centered care. Our families will be supported with quality medical care in a professional and ethical manner, while we strive to support the patient and families emotionally and spiritually.

Description

30 years in the community, we strive to be the community leaders and innovators in all areas of hospice and palliative medicine, social services, spiritual guidance and grief support.

Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

8655 S Eastern AveLas Vegas, NV 89123

(36.03235,-115.11897)
 

SKILLS

  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-3 hours a week
  • Drug screening, TB test and orientation- No cost to you.

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