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Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Milton

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Dog Therapy -Bring Joy to Hospital Patients and Staff

Does your dog make people happy? BID-Milton would like to welcome owners of dogs who have been trained by Dog B.O.N.E.S., Caring Canines, or a similar agency to apply to provide dog therapy visits to in-patients and hospital staff.

We are looking for outgoing, kind, and optimistic dog owners who can take initiative and interact with lots of people comfortably.

Dogs must be comfortable with people, and in elevators, corridors and hospital rooms around medical equipment.

Weekly or bi-weekly visits for 1-2 hours.

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About Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Milton

Location:

199 REEDSDALE RD, MILTON, MA 02186, US

Mission Statement

BID - Milton is committed to improving the health of our community by providing exceptional, personalized health care with dignity, compassion and respect.

Description

BID - Milton is an 100-bed community, acute adult care not-for-profit hospital in Milton, MA. Our service lines include radiology, laboratory, endoscopy, rehabilitation, and surgery & surgical specialties.

Animals
Community
Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

199 Reedsdale RoadMilton, MA 02186

(42.25144,-71.07717)
 

SKILLS

  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours per week
  • Must complete CORI, hospital orientation, get health/immunization clearances, and provide certification of DOG B.O.N.E.S. or Caring Canines dog training course (or comparable) and veterinary clearance.

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