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Patient Escort Volunteer - Emergency Department - Minneapolis VA
ORGANIZATION: Minneapolis VA Health Care System
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38 people are interested
Do you want to volunteer and get some exercise at the same time? If so, the Minneapolis VA is seeking volunteers in our Emergency Department to physically escort Veterans needing labs and various tests done.
This fast-paced opportunity will require compassionate volunteers whom are energetic, patient-centered, flexible, have excellent verbal communication skills and have the physical ability to push a wheelchair and/or litter.
Current openings for emergency department escort volunteers are:
Monday through Sunday
With current OSHA and VA safety policies and procedures during the COVID pandemic, all Volunteers are required to wear a medical face mask. VHA Directive 1193 and VA Handbook 5019 requires that Volunteers in this role have a documented COVID-19 vaccine and Flu vaccine.
About Minneapolis VA Health Care System
One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, US
To fulfill President Lincoln's promise "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" by serving and honoring the men and women who are America’s veterans.
Minneapolis VA Health Care System is a teaching hospital providing a full range of patient care services with state-of-the-art technology, as well as education and research. Comprehensive health care is provided through primary care, tertiary care and long-term care in areas of medicine, surgery, psychiatry, physical medicine and rehabilitation, neurology, oncology, dentistry, geriatrics and extended care. The Minneapolis VA Health Care System provides for the health care needs of Veterans in Minnesota and western Wisconsin.
We have a wide variety of volunteer opportunities throughout the Medical Center. Posted here are just a few of the open opportunities we currently have. Please contact us for further information or to inquire about other opportunities available.
The Center for Development & Civic Engagement (formerly Voluntary/Community Resource Service)
1 Veterans DriveMinneapolis, MN 55417
August 9, 2022
- Customer Service
- People Skills
- Verbal / Written Communication
- Background Check
- Orientation or Training
- Minimum of 4 hours a week for a minimum of 6 months