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Caring Presence Vigil Companion

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Hospice of Central Ohio

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Patients who might otherwise pass alone have the reassuring presence of a fellow human being who is trained to provide non-medical attentive and compassionate care during the active dying process. Where applicable, the Caring Presence Patient Companion also provides support to caregivers and family members who may be present during this time.

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About Hospice of Central Ohio

Location:

2269 Cherry Valley Road, Newark, OH 43055, US

Mission Statement

Hospice of Central Ohio is committed to being the premier provider dedicated to preserving the quality and dignity of life by providing expert physical, emotional, and spiritual care to patients and familes with life-limiting illnesses.

Description

The Hospice volunteer plays a key role in providing expert patient care, and supporting our capacity to care for patients.

Health & Medicine
Seniors
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Newark, OH 43055

(40.0742,-82.4122)
 

SKILLS

  • Bereavement Support
  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare
  • Hospice Care
  • Veteran Care
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Estimated hours per month = 8 (varies with patients’ requests/needs) Volunteers in this position agree to be assigned during stated times of availability and will contact Hospice of Central Ohio if the patient has significant changes during the shif
  • Ability to deliver compassionate, inclusive and nonjudgmental support to people at the end-of-life process; Comfortable in the presence of people who are actively dying; Ability to establish and maintain relationship boundaries with patient/family

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