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Telephone Support Volunteer

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Encompass Health Hospice

  • 4 people are interested
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To provide weekly tuck in calls before every weekend, typically Thursday mornings. To provide bi-monthly bereavement support calls to our families who have lost their loved ones. To provide companionship calls to our current patient's who enjoy friendship and emotional support calls.

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About Encompass Health Hospice

Location:

404 4th Avenue SW, Cullman, AL 35055, US

Mission Statement

At Encompass Health Hospice, we believe hospice is not a place but rather a philosophy of care. Our goal is to bring dignity and comfort home by offering compassionate care to patient's and their families during the final stages of their life.

Description

Encompass Health Hospice is looking for Direct patient care and Administrative support volunteers to provide services to patients during their final stages of life. Volunteers provide non-medical services and respite time for caregivers and family members as well as clerical support for the administrative staff. As a hospice volunteer you will be given a choice as how much time you wish to donate and what type of services you would like to provide.

A few ways you can help as a hospice volunteer is by running errands for patients and families, playing games or reading with patients, walking and caring for family pets, or even creating a photo album of the patient and their family.

For more information, please contact:

Tanya Craven - Volunteer Coordinator
256.739.5557
tanya.craven@encompasshealth.com

Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

407 4th Avenue SWCullman, AL 35055

SKILLS

  • Administrative Support
  • Bereavement Support
  • Healthcare
  • Hospice Care

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • We're flexible! We appreciate any time donated. Most volunteers commit to 8 plus hours a month.
  • All hospice training provided.

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