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Brightworks

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 23 people are interested

Our volunteer network is made up of many dedicated, passionate people committed to making health care less stressful for patients and caregivers.

Whether you’re a retired health care professional, current or former patient, a caregiver, our only prerequisite is that you care about helping patients and caregivers navigate health care situations. You can customize your volunteer experience to match your interests, skills and schedule. We have volunteers that have a few minutes a week and others who give many hours a month.

We offer ongoing training for navigators and regular updates on key issues. We need your experience, your voice and your commitment. Interested? Sign up and we will contact you to talk about volunteering with Just for Patients.

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About Brightworks

Location:

19801 N 59th Avenue, #11953, Glendale, AZ 85308, US

Mission Statement

Just for Patients supports caregivers, patients and doctors with education, advocacy, collaboration that will often times create plans for success and bring the community of resources together to execute these plans. We provide healthcare education, planning, problem solving and advocacy to create better outcomes for patients, caregivers and medical professionals as they navigate healthcare and insurance opportunities.

Description

Just for Patients (JFP) was established in 2008 with the intent to serve as a community focused resource for patients, caregivers, medical professionals, collaborative agencies and organizations. The purpose of Just for Patients shall include, but are not limited to, providing education and assistance to vulnerable populations including but not limited to caregivers, persons considered patients and underserved populations which include but are not limited to veterans, transitioning military servicemembers, formally incarcerated individuals, Native Americans, and other underserved populations.

Health & Medicine
Veterans & Military Families
Women

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Nursing
  • Physician
  • Customer Service
  • Patient Care
  • Veteran Care
  • English

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minutes or hours per week depending on the interest of the volunteer. In person or virtual helping patients and caregivers navigate their healthcare situation.
  • High level of compassion, good listening skills, able to solve problems; kind; understanding of healthcare at high level; patient navigator or patient advocate experience preferred but not required

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