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Heartland Hospice Volunteers: Provide companionship and support to patients

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Heartland Hospice

Volunteers are an important part of the hospice team! Volunteers can assist in the Heartland Office, visit patients to provide support and companionship, and/or provide a supportive presence to patients and their families at the end of life. Training/orientation and ongoing support are provided by the Heartland Volunteer Coordinator and team. COVID vaccines are required.

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About Heartland Hospice

Location:

4001 Indian School Road NE, Suite 300, Albuquerque, NM 87110, US

Mission Statement

The mission of Heartland Hospice is to provide quality hospice care to patients with a limited life expectancy, as well as, support to their caregivers. The quality of life for those we serve is enhanced through palliative and specialized supportive care designed to meet the physical, psychosocial, social and spiritual needs of the patients and caregivers. Hospice care is provided by an interdisciplinary team utilizing an approach to the care delivered to patients either in their own home or extended care facility; working cooperatively with area health care providers and other community resources. Heartland Hospice strives to provide care to all who are eligible and need hospice care irrespective of ability to pay.

Description

Administrative/Special Project Volunteer Duties (Level 1)

Companion/Friendly Visitor Volunteer Duties Only (Level II)

Professional Volunteer Duties (Level III)

available to provide professional services under the guidelines of their licensure after receiving instruction from the Volunteer Coordinator

Bereavement Volunteer Duties (Level IV)

Vigil Volunteer (Level V)

Health & Medicine
Seniors
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Albuquerque, NM 87110

(35.10099,-106.57019)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • The visit frequency and length of visits will be specific to the patient's needs. Typicall , volunteers visit once per week, with each visit being about 2 hours.
  • COVID vaccinations are required

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