The ED Ambassador acts as a liaison between the patient/visitor and the hospital in order to determine and help resolve patients’ non-medical needs and concerns during their ED visit. The purpose of this Volunteers role is to provide comfort and compassionate listening while protecting patient confidentiality. Must have a positive outlook while interacting with patients and staff and promote good public relations within the community.
PIH Health, a not-for-profit regional hospital and health center, delivers healthcare services to southeastern Los Angeles County and portions of the San Gabriel Valley and Orange County. PIH Health provides high quality health care without discrimination, demonstrating compassion, respect, and dignity in caring for all patients. Recognizing its charitable mission, the hospital's efforts are directed toward contributing to the health and well-being of its communities in an ethical and a fiscally prudent manner. PIH Health is committed to building a mutually supportive healthcare team-consisting of board members, medical staff, employees and volunteers. This team is dedicated to maintaining a modern facility staffed by highly skilled personnel and to offering specialized centers of excellence, research opportunities, education, and community healthcare programs.
Volunteer Services is currently seeking adult and student volunteers. We currently have 3 categories of volunteers: High School, at least 16 years old and a Sophomore, College and Adults, adults, primarily not in school. When applying, please indicate which category you are.
Health & Medicine
We'll work with your schedule.
11500 Brookshire Ave.Downey, CA90241
October 16, 2020
Basic Computer Skills
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
Three to four hours once a week.
Shifts to choose from are Monday-Friday from 8a - 12p/ 12p - 4 p and 4p to 8p