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Direct Patient Care Volunteers at MercyOne Johsnton Hospice House

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ORGANIZATION: MercyOne Hospice

  • 5 people are interested

Are you a current or retired Nurse, CNA, or other Medical Professional? Want to put your skills to use assisting Caregivers in providing care to MercyOne Hospice patients? Or, do you hear a calling to work with our nursing staff to provide assistance with Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) to hospice patients in our inpatient facility in Johnston, Iowa? These services range from assisting our Patient Care Techs with bathing, toileting, preparing meals and feeding, or providing companionship to our patients. Volunteers would be paired with a staff member for all duties, they would not be providing cares independently. If you think you have what it takes to become a Direct Care Volunteer, contact MercyOne Hospice Volunteer Services for more information at 515-631-2003.

2 Shifts

  • 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Volunteers needed for help with bathing, meal prep, and turning patients in the mornings and evenings. Largest need is on the Weekends. flexible times
  • evening / 05:00 PM to 08:00 PM
    Assistance with evening cares, turns, and meal prep. Times and days are flexible.
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About MercyOne Hospice

Location:

5820 Winwood Drive, Johnston, IA 50131, US

Mission Statement

MercyOne Hospice offers an interdisciplinary team approach to provide compassionate, professional care to patients facing life-limiting illness. Dedicated to the quality of life, MercyOne Hospice offers a support system of experienced people who assist both the patient and family in meeting their physical, emotional, social, and spiritual needs.

Description

Founded in 1986, MercyOne Hospice serves the health care needs of patients in Polk, Dallas, Warren, Madison, and Jasper counties, as well as areas of Clarke, Story, Boone, Adair, and Guthrie Counties. MercyOne Hospice is Medicare/Medicaid certified and is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Health Care.

CAUSE AREAS

Faith-Based
Health & Medicine
Seniors
Faith-Based, Health & Medicine, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 2 shifts

WHERE

5820 Winwood DriveJohnston, IA 50131

(41.66792,-93.69965)
 

SKILLS

  • Nursing
  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare
  • Hospice Care
  • Veteran Care
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • We ask that you commit to a volunteer period of one year minimum. However, there is no set amount of hours you must volunteer. Schedules and availability will discussed at initial interview.
  • Hospice volunteer orientation and skills training will be provided. Volunteers will undergo a background check, physical, drug screen, and must have proof of COVID-19 vaccination.

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