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Be a hospice volunteer with Northern Arizona Hospice

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ORGANIZATION: Northern Arizona Hospice

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.

The volunteer plays a vital role in enhancing the quality of care delivered to the patient and family through patient/family care activities or administrative activities that support the hospice agency`s goal of quality patient/family care. Also in-office/administrative opportunities available, too. Very flexible hours.

Northern Arizona Hospice, a part of LHC Group, is the preferred post-acute care partner for hospitals, physicians and families nationwide. From home health and hospice care to long-term acute care and community-based services, we deliver high-quality, cost-effective care that empowers patients to manage their health at home. Hospitals and health systems around the country have partnered with LHC Group to deliver patient-centered care in the home. More hospitals, physicians and families choose LHC Group, because we are united by a single, shared purpose: It's all about helping people.

  • Provides assistance to the hospice program and/or patient/family in accordance with designated activities.
  • Provides input into the Plan of care and Interdisciplinary Group meetings as applicable.
  • Accurately documents services provided as trained and instructed by the hospice agency.
  • Maintains strict patient confidentiality
  • Communicates any changes in the patients status or observations to assigned supervisor and/or Administrator.
  • Participates in community outreach projects for the agency, as requested or desired.
  • Bereavement Volunteer: knowledge of the death and dying process; interacts with family in a caring and compassionate manner; assists with arrangements after death; assists with agency memorial services or activities; assists with community education on end-of-life issues.
  • Patient Care Volunteer: records accurate, legible, timely, and objective documentation of each patient/family encounter; schedules regular visits with patient/family as designated in the Plan of Care; provides respite care for family; attends IDG for updating of Plan of Care as appropriate; communicates any changes or observations to assigned supervisor and Administrator.
  • Administrative Volunteer: completes all assignments in a timely manner; paperwork is neat, thorough, and legible.

Experience: Varied experience applicable

Education Requirements

  • Volunteers who provide patient care and support services according to their experience, training and education must be in compliance with agency policies and under the supervision of an agency employee.

Experience Requirements

  • Experience in working with people and willing to serve others.

Skill Requirements

  • Mature, non-judgmental, caring, people-oriented individual who is supportive of the hospice concept of care.
  • Completes Volunteer Training Program.
Please contact us for more information on how to join our team! We look forward to hearing from you.

Ed Gardner

Volunteer Manager

(928) 639-6676

Edward.Gardner@lhcgroup.com

Northern Arizona Hospice, a division of LHC Group Inc.

203 S. Candy Lane

Suite 2A

Cottonwood, AZ 86326

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About Northern Arizona Hospice

Location:

203 S Candy Ln, #2A, Cottonwood, AZ 86326, US

Mission Statement

Whether you want to see the impact you can make in the lives in the lives of patients directly or prefer to work behind the scenes, we invite you to become a member of a dedicated group of compassionate people who serve as vital members of our hospice team. Northern Arizona Hospice, a proud member of the LHC group family- has been serving the Verde Valley for over 10 years, and we have the honor of being a Level 3 partner with We Honor Veterans. Hospice volunteers often say that helping those in need at a critical point in their lives is profoundly and emotionally meaningful. To learn how you can become a hospice volunteer in your community, call us today at 928-639-6676 or visit us at https://lhcgroup.com/locations/northern-arizona-hospice/

Description

Northern Arizona Hospice, a part of LHC Group, is the preferred post-acute care partner for hospitals, physicians and families nationwide. From home health and hospice care to long-term acute care and community-based services, we deliver high-quality, cost-effective care that empowers patients to manage their health at home. Hospitals and health systems around the country have partnered with LHC Group to deliver patient-centered care in the home. More hospitals, physicians and families choose LHC Group, because we are united by a single, shared purpose: It's all about helping people.

CAUSE AREAS

Health & Medicine
People with Disabilities
Seniors
Health & Medicine, People with Disabilities, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

203 South Candy Lane#2ACottonwood, AZ 86326

(34.73613,-112.03094)
 

SKILLS

  • Elder care
  • Bereavement Support
  • Hospice Care
  • Spiritual Healing
  • Relationship Building
  • Storytelling

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible on schedule. Perfect for students, healthcare workers and retired individuals.
  • Volunteers must complete the Volunteer Training Program

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