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Hospice Volunteer

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ORGANIZATION: Brookdale Hospice Colorado Springs

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As a Hospice Volunteer you are specially trained to support the patient and family in a variety of ways: companion visits for patient and family, spiritual support Volunteer, Vigil Volunteer (sitting with someone who is actively dying), helping provide clerical office support, bereavement visits / support calls, and participating in special projects.

To utilize your caring heart and be a part of the Brookdale Hospice Team, please contact us now! For more information please call Cesslie Joy Pharr, Volunteer Coordinator at 719-268-2582 or cesslie.ladehoffpharr@hcahealthcare.com

Serious interested parties only, please. **Must be able to pass a drug screen, background check, TB test, and successfully complete orientation.**

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About Brookdale Hospice Colorado Springs

Location:

Multiple locations throughout Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs, CO 80906, US

Mission Statement

Our hospice volunteers make a tremendous and positive difference in the lives of hospice patients, their families, our staff-- everyone they meet. You are specifically trained to support the hospice patient in a variety of ways: help in our admin office, sit with patients, play cards, play an instrument, sing, tell jokes, talk with families, provide spiritual care, or even sit vigil with an actively dying person. Our hospice volunteers provide compassionate companionship to those facing terminal illness.

Description

At Brookdale Hospice we put the patient and family first, and we recognize our staff make a positive difference in their lives. Hospice Volunteers provide compassionate companionship in a variety of ways to hospice patients throughout the Colorado Springs area. Self-paced training and flexible scheduling. For Patient Safety: must pass a background check, drug screen, 2-step TB test. Possess a valid driver's license and current insurance (if you drive to patient's location).

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Seniors
Veterans & Military Families
Community, Seniors, Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Colorado Springs areaColorado Springs, CO 80906

(38.7665,-104.88049)
 

SKILLS

  • Literacy / Reading
  • Elder care
  • Hospice Care
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible-- we'll work with your schedule: visit patients weekly, every other week; whatever works best for your schedule.
  • Must pass a drug screen, background check and TB test

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