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Seeking local veterans to provide companionship to fellow veterans on hospice!

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Caris Healthcare

  • 2 people are interested

Seeking local Veterans in Davidson/Williamson county that are willing to meet with hospice patients to provide companionship and caregiver support. Along with attending veterans events with volunteer coordinator.

This Veterans volunteer position requires a least 4 hours per week. All volunteers must undergo a TB skin test, background check, and drug screen at our cost prior to visiting with patients.

Volunteers do not provide any physical care to patients.

some volunteer task that may be asked:

  1. Attend pinning ceremonies
  2. Attend vet to vet cafes
  3. Attend other events related to veterans with volunteer coordinator
  4. Companionship
  5. prayer
  6. assistance with reading and writing
  7. provide short term respite for veteran patient's caregiver

Tasks will be agreed upon before volunteer sees patient.

*Volunteer must follow CDC guidelines for COVID 19*

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About Caris Healthcare

Location:

2525 Perimeter Place Drive, Nashville, TN 37214, US

Mission Statement

At Caris Healthcare we have a passion for our work and a strong belief that our patient’s final days should be as comfortable as possible. We strive to provide the highest levels of quality care while balancing the needs of our patients with compassion, respect and grace. We are guided by our mission and vision statements, our beliefs, and our core values in pursuit of a world-class level of quality care for you or your loved one.

Description

Hospice Care

Health & Medicine
Seniors
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

2525 Perimeter Placesuite 136NashvilleNashville, TN 37214

(36.14808,-86.67839)
 

SKILLS

  • Nursing
  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare
  • Hospice Care
  • Veteran Care

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 hours per week.
  • attend event pertaining to veterans with Caris Volunteer Coordinator

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