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Emergency Department Ambassador

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ORGANIZATION: NORTHWELL HEALTH INC

  • 12 people are interested

  • Assist the Nursing staff with retrieving supplies (i.e. blankets, bedding sheets, gowns, socks, property bags, etc.)
  • Assists with cleaning and dressing stretchers were needed.
  • Interacts with all patients and family members for any comfort care needs (i.e. blankets, gowns, socks, property bags, reading material, etc.)
  • Answer call bells
  • Answer the telephone
  • Organize the Supply room
  • Assist with filing paperwork
  • Data Entry
  • Communicates with Doctors and Nursing staff when patients and family members are requesting specific medical care needs (i.e. pain, food, drinks, tests)
  • Keep company or reads to the patients if patients ask
  • Escort visitors/Family members to Departments/Units to their destinations throughout the Facility
  • Assist with special Events or projects when needed
  • Assemble "Comfort" and "Quiet at Night" Kits
  • Conduct multiple surveys throughout the facility
Any other duties within the departments

More opportunities with NORTHWELL HEALTH INC

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About NORTHWELL HEALTH INC

Location:

900 Franklin Ave, Valley Stream, NY 11580, US

Mission Statement

Northwell Health strives to improve the health of the communities it serves and is committed to providing the highest quality clinical care; educating the current and future generations of health care professionals; searching for new advances in medicine through the conduct of bio-medical research; promoting health education; and caring for the entire community regardless of the ability to pay.

Description

Long Island Jewish Valley Stream is a 284 licensed-bed, full-service community hospital caring for patients in Nassau County and southeastern Queens. We are currently building a new, state-of-the art emergency department as well as an orthopedic hospital within the facility which will differentiate LIJ Valley Stream as the hospital of choice for premier orthopedic care on the south shore of Long Island and far beyond.

The Orthopedic Hospital at LIJ Valley Stream offers comprehensive orthopedic care delivered by highly skilled experts who specialize in all fields of general orthopedic care and surgery. Long Island Jewish Valley Stream is also a designated stroke center certified by the American Heart Association and is affiliated with the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/ Northwell.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Emergency & Safety
Health & Medicine
Community, Emergency & Safety, Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

900 Franklin AveValley Stream, NY 11580

(40.68127,-73.68655)
 

SKILLS

  • Administrative Support
  • Customer Service
  • Animal Therapy
  • Patient Care

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 100 hours

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