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Encompass Health

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Encompass Health is looking for motivated volunteers to assist with direct and non-direct patient care. Volunteers will provide no-medical assistance through various task during the final stages of the patients life as they go trough hospice. Come be a burst of happiness and volunteer!

Some of the tasks that are available would be providing social interaction, companionship, grocery shopping, in home assistance, writing in journals with the patient/family, taking pets for walks, writing letters, making calls to the patients/caregiver, delivering items such as medical supplies or flowers. There are so many options to volunteering with a patient in hospice and we would love you help!

Contact Jenalee Cook- Volunteer Coordinator
435.395.8909
jenalee.cook@encompasshealth.com

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About Encompass Health

Location:

2 s Main Street #1D, Heber, UT 84032, US

Mission Statement

At encompass health, 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 and family to the final stages of life.

Description

Encompass Health is looking for a in home volunteer to provide emotional and physical support to patients during their final months and weeks of life. Volunteers provide non-medical services and respite time for caregivers and family members. As a hospice volunteer, you will be given choices as to how much and what types of things you want to do.

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:

Jenalee Cook
jenalee.cook@encompasshealth.com
Call or text 8014716830

Health & Medicine
People with Disabilities
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Main streetOgden, UT 84408

(41.19524,-111.94843)
 

SKILLS

  • Elder care
  • Healthcare
  • Hospice Care

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • This is based on what you are able to do! Usually volunteers participate between 1-5 hours a week.

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