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Spanish Speaking Volunteers Needed

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ORGANIZATION: Norwalk Hospital

  • 8 people are interested
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We are in need of bilingual volunteers to assist our Spanish speaking patients in the following areas:

  • Round on patients as a Bedside Buddies/Friendly Ambassador to serve as a companion to prevent isolation
  • Transportation in a wheelchair to the curb to meet with caregivers in their vehicle after discharge
  • Provide a compassionate presence and listening, empathetic ear

All volunteers are mandated to have a vaccination and booster for Covid-19 protocols and must wear a mask at all times upon entry! Volunteers are required to have a flu shot and meet or exceed the following medical requirements: measles, mumps, rubella (two doses or +Titres), varicella (chickenpox) (two doses, +Titre or MD document of childhood disease), 2 step PPD or IGRA (within past 1 month)

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About Norwalk Hospital

Location:

34 Maple Street, Norwalk, CT 06856, US

Mission Statement

Where some see impossible, we see what’s possible. At Nuvance Health, we continually strive for progress and push past the status quo in all aspects of what we do. We are Nuvance Health!

Description

Our hospitals, medical practices and care centers are located throughout New York’s Hudson Valley and Western Connecticut. At every location, you’ll find:

  • Excellent, convenient care: You don’t need to travel to get the care you deserve. At Nuvance Health, we match major medical center standards of care and innovation with the comforts and familiarity of a community health system.
  • Personalized approach: We understand each person is unique, and your care should be as well. We take time to get to know you so we can tailor care plans to meet your needs and lifestyle.
  • Connected team: You have the full strength of our talented team on your side. Our specialists collaborate to create a customized, comprehensive care plan just for you.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Health & Medicine
Seniors
Community, Health & Medicine, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

34 Maple StreetNorwalk, CT 06850

(41.1257,-73.4402)
 

SKILLS

  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • People Skills
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • At least six months of service.

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