Volunteer Road To Recovery Coordinators (schedule drivers for patient rides)

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American Cancer Society

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Drivers Needed for the Road To Recovery Program
We need volunteer drivers to take patients to their cancer related appointments. Please call 1-800-227-2345 to learn more about this vital volunteer opportunity.

Help coordinate transportation for cancer patients. Volunteer at the American Cancer Society!

You schedule drivers to take patients for rides, using an easy to use database, called Service Match.

Work remotely but attend training VIRTUALLY
We need volunteer coordinators for several counties, namely Berks, Carbon and Schuylkill Counties
You don't need to live where you are coordinating rides, although it is helpful if you do.
We also need Fill In Coordinators to cover for other coordinators while they are on vacation or unavailable.

Description:

Every day, thousands of cancer patients need assistance getting a ride to their treatment. Our Road To Recovery program provides free rides to and from treatment for people with cancer who do not have a ride or are unable to drive themselves. As a Road to Recovery coordinator, you will organize and manage transportation requests for Berks, Schuylkill or Carbon County. Contact drivers to schedule appointments. Maintain current knowledge of local treatment facilities, their layouts, and policies on parking and outpatient treatment. Confirm status of transportation requests. Training is provided virtually. Must be comfortable using the computer to send emails, etc.

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About American Cancer Society

Location:

712 S. Keyser Ave., American Cancer Society, Taylor, PA 18517, US

Mission Statement

The American Cancer Society is the nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service.

Description

The American Cancer Society is a voluntary health organization with local volunteer oportunities in the areas of cancer prevention and detection, advocacy, patient services, fundraising and event coordination.

Faith-Based
Health & Medicine
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

American Cancer Societyvirtual opportunity -can work remotely3893 Adler Place Suite 170Bethlehem, PA 18017

SKILLS

  • Customer Service
  • Data Entry
  • Program Management
  • Healthcare
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Social Work

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 5 to 10 hours per week. Need to check a database called Service Match to schedule drivers rides. You email or contact drivers to select rides. The schedule is flexible.
  • Good opportunity for a retiree, someone who works part time or from home, with good computer skills, volunteer management a plus.

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