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VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System

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Become an ambassador for our Inpatient veterans who are getting released from the hospital. This is an opportunity for you to show great customer service to our veterans and their guests when leaving the facility for ease, convenience and staffing time management.

You will require the following qualifications:

Willingness to do what needs to be done to aid the veteran and family in a patient's speedy and seamless discharge. The ability to pick-up and deliver to the veteran medical equipment (cane, walker, crutches etc.), medications form the main pharmacy and dressing supplies in order to free up nursing staff. At discharge completion, transport the veteran via wheel chair to their vehicle.

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About VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System

Location:

1700 North Wheeling Street (135), Voluntary Services Bldg G 1st floor, Aurora, CO 80045, US

Mission Statement

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.

Description

The VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System is a Joint Commission-accredited facility serving Veterans in eastern Colorado and parts of Kansas. The VA Medical Center is located in Denver, Colorado and the Community Based Outpatient Clinics are located in: Alamosa, Aurora, Golden, Colorado Springs, Pueblo, La Junta, and Lamar, CO. There are Primary Care Telehealth Outreach Clinics in Burlington and Salida, CO, an ambulatory surgical center at the Air Force Academy, a Community Living Center in Pueblo (40 beds), and along with the Department of Defense and Veteran Benefit Administration, an Integrated Disability Evaluation System (IDES) Center at Fort Carson, CO.

The Veterans Health Administration (VHA), part of the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA), is home to the United States’ largest integrated health care system consisting of 152 medical centers, nearly 1,400 community-based outpatient clinics, community living centers, Vet Centers and Domiciliaries. Together these health care facilities and the more than 53,000 independent licensed health care practitioners who work within them provide comprehensive care to more than 8.3 million Veterans. For more information, please visit http://www.va.gov/health/aboutVHA.asp

Advocacy & Human Rights
Health & Medicine
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1700 North Wheeling StreetRocky Mountain Regional VA Medical CenterVoluntary Services (135)Aurora, CO 80045

(39.74395,-104.83051)
 

SKILLS

  • Customer Service
  • Management
  • Healthcare

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • 1-2 hours per discharge
  • Ability to pass background check, ability to walk long distances and ability to transport patients.

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