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Compassus Harrisburg

  • 11 people are interested

Are you looking for an opportunity to serve your community? Are you considering a career in healthcare, social work or psychology? Compassus will provide you the training and support to explore career options while making a true difference in the lives of others!

Students will have an opportunity to learn about utilizing a holistic approach to patient care, collaborate with the treatment team, attend interdisciplinary meetings, grief and loss, gerontology, family systems and so much more! You will not only be able to shadow and observe staff, but actually have direct interactions with patients and families!

Hospice is about giving comfort and hope and improving quality of life during an individual's last months of life. If you have a heart full of compassion, we would love to speak with you about visiting some of our patients!

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About Compassus Harrisburg

Location:

2578 Intersate Dr., Harrisburg, PA 17110, US

Mission Statement

At Compassus our mission is serving terminally ill patients and families with Compassion, Integrity and Excellence. The Colleagues of Compassus are committed to keeping The Hospice Promise by delivering the highest quality of care, serving the needs of patients and families and spreading the stories of hospice they come into contact. Our goal is to provide the greatest comfort and care for those who experience one of life's most intimate and challenging moments. Compassus volunteers are an integral part of our patient and family care. Volunteers give time, talent, energy and ideas for end of life comfort, enhanced quality of life, hope and happiness. If you are looking for a rewarding volunteer experience, join our team as a Compassus colleague- you help everyone succeed!

Description

The Colleagues of Compassus are committed to keeping The Hospice Promise by delivering the highest quality of care, serving the needs of patients and families and spreading the stories of hospice they come into contact. Our goal is to provide the greatest comfort and care for those who experience one of life's most intimate and challenging moments. Compassus volunteers are an integral part of our patient and family care. Volunteers give time, talent, energy and ideas for end of life comfort, enhanced quality of life, hope and happiness. If you are looking for a rewarding volunteer experience, join our team as a Compassus colleague- you help everyone succeed!

Community
Faith-Based
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

central and capital regionsHarrisburg, PA 17110

(40.32088,-76.88363)
 

SKILLS

  • Music Arts
  • Patient Care
  • Spiritual Healing
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Faith-based Leadership
  • Social Work

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 hour a week or 4 hours a month for 6 to 12 month or whatever time requirements stated in your service learning contract
  • Background check and Transportation

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