Help Us Create A More Equitable Health System

We've partnered with The Color of Care documentary from Executive Producer Oprah Winfrey -- streaming now on the Smithsonian Channel. Learn more below and find ways to get involved today.
Read More
  • 1 person is interested
 

Nursing Unit Support

Save to Favorites

ORGANIZATION: Hospital for Special Care

  • 1 person is interested

Are you thinking about a career in healthcare? Are you looking to make an impact on the patients and staff in a hospital? Come and volunteer at Hospital for Special Care!

Our Nursing Unit Support volunteer position provides support to the nursing unit/nursing staff with non-urgent patient needs that do not require hands-on care of any type. Responsibilities include: answering non-urgent call bell issues, providing ancillary support to patients and nursing unit staff by addressing non-care needs of patients, as trained, re-stock linen carts, engage in unit-based patient rounding.

Prior experience in health care field is preferred. Must be able to effectively communicate with visitors, patients, family members and hospital staff.

Complete training is provided.

Come and be part of our mission to rebuild lives!

17 More opportunities with Hospital for Special Care

Request failed
{{ opp.title }}
This is a Virtual Opportunity.
{{ opp.location }}
We'll work with your schedule
{{ opp.dateStr }}
{{ opp.timeStr }}
More
Opportunities

About Hospital for Special Care

Location:

2150 Corbin Avenue, New Britain, CT 06053, US

Mission Statement

We will provide exemplary rehabilitation and continuing medical care with the active involvement of our patients and their families so that they can achieve enduring improvements in their quality of life. We will anticipate and respond to changing community needs and a changing healthcare enviroment by creating innovative, cost-effective models of healthcare.

Description

Hospital for Special Care is a private, not-for-profit, 228 bed Long-Term, Acute-Care hospital licensed by the state of CT. as a chronic disease hospital. The hospital is renowned for its expertise in physical rehabilitation, respiratory care and medically-complex pediatrics. In addition, special programs are available in the treatment of spinal cord injuries and illness, acquired brain injuries, strokes and breathing disorders.

We also provide a full range of outpatient services, including physical, occupational, and speech therapy, rehabilitation evaluation, neuropsychology and pulmonary rehabilitation programs. The hospital also includes a 27,000 foot Aquatic Rehabilitation Center, which completes the full spectrum of rehabilitation and community fitness activities offered.

We also have a 28 bed satellite facility located within Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center in Hartford, CT. The satellite serves patients who are medically or surgically complex and/or require specialized care.

CAUSE AREAS

Health & Medicine
People with Disabilities
Health & Medicine, People with Disabilities

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Hospital for Special Care2150 Corbin AvenueNew Britain, CT 06053

(41.68908,-72.80173)
 

SKILLS

  • Nursing
  • Administrative Support
  • Customer Service
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Organization
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3 hours/week for 4-6 months

Report this opportunity