Looking for a way to engage your heart, mind and spirit? Consider becoming a Hospice Volunteer, with Kaiser Permanente Riverside Hospice Volunteer program. Kaiser honors the basic principle of Hospice care helping terminally ill patients balance the spirit of living, giving them as much comfort and peace as possible no matter how long or short their remaining time is. We provide physical, emotional, and spiritual comforts to increase the quality of life in this season with family and friends.
Here are some ways you can help:
Patient Care: Provide companionship to patients at home or in a skilled nursing facility through social, emotional, presence, and spiritual support; Engaging in activities through conversation, listening, reading, singing, playing games, or the creative arts; Providing caregiver relief for naps, errands, appointments or social time. Must be 18 years or older for this role.
Administrative Support: Support hospice staff with various administrative duties such as; assemble hospice binders, photocopy education materials, telephone support, data entry, etc.
Bereavement Department: Prepare bereavement mailings, provide routine support calls, prepare condolence packets, co-facilitate support groups, etc.
Activities: Participation in our Memorial Ceremonies and Veterans Day tribute with event planning, administration, food service, and decorating.
Crafts: Sewing memory bears or pillows for bereaved families; decorate medication boxes; creating gift cards and more.
To find out more, call our Hospice Volunteer Department at 951.358.2652 or email Angelique Adams at firstname.lastname@example.org
Our Mission: The Mission of the Volunteer Services department is to provide quality support services to our members, visitors and staff in the Kaiser Permanente Riverside Service Area, and our local communities. Our volunteers include males and females 14 years of age and older, and represent the culturally diverse community which form our customer service area. Volunteers are selected without regard for race, religion, national origin, color, ethnicity, gender, sexual preference or medical condition. They are trained and placed based on their skills and abilities.
Provide supplemental services without monetary remuneration to humanize total patient care. To augment the services of personnel in its mission to provide quality health care and satisfaction to its members.
The Volunteer Services Department is responsible for the management of volunteers and volunteer programs within Kaiser Medical Center at Riverside .
Health & Medicine
We'll work with your schedule.
10917 Magnolia AvenueRiverside, CA92505
June 11, 2021
Must be at least 17
Orientation or Training
100 hours or 1 year commitment.
Must be 18 years or older for patient visits. Drug screen, background check, and TB test required. Commitment of 100 hours or 1 year of service.