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Hospice Volunteers Needed!

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ORGANIZATION: Amedisys Hospice Bartlett

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
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All of our hospice volunteers must be vaccinated. We adhere to all CDC social distancing guidelines. Masks are required when volunteering in a patient's home. Masks are not required in the office.

We are looking for compassionate people who are willing to dedicate their time to terminally ill patients. We service patients in their homes, nursing and assisted living facilities. Our office is located in Bartlett, TN but our patients are all over Shelby County.

Requirements for hospice volunteer include: Background screening, TB Skin Test, Proof of Covid Vaccination
Volunteer training will be provided.

Positions available:
Direct Care Volunteers (sitting with patients, companion visits, facility activities, delivering gifts celebrating patients)
Indirect Care Volunteers (making blankets, cooking meals, making cards, making phone calls)
Administrative Office Volunteers (working in our Bartlett office faxing, answering phones, making copies)
Veteran Volunteers (specifically work with our veteran patients)
Vigil Volunteers (sitting with patients at their bedside during transition)

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About Amedisys Hospice Bartlett

Location:

6570 Stage Rd., Suite 120, Memphis, TN 38134, US

Mission Statement

Amedisys Mission Statement We honor those we serve with compassionate home health, hospice, and personal care services that apply the highest quality clinical practices toward allowing our patients to maintain a sense of independence, quality of life and dignity. Our Values: S.P.I.R.I.T. S E RVICE-Remember why we are here P ASSION-Care and serve from the heart I N TEGRITY-Do the right thing, always RE SPECT-Communicate openly and honestly I N NOVATION-Influence and embrace change T A LENT-Invest in personal and professional growth.

Description

Amedisys Hospice services terminally ill patients with 6 months to one year of life expectancy. We service all of the Memphis/Bartlett area and Shelby County. We have an amazing volunteer program. Our main focus is delighting patients and providing the best volunteers to service our patients and their families. We celebrate birthdays, anniversaries and Best Day Evers. We are looking for direct care volunteers to sit with patients, deliver flowers and celebrate patient birthdays. We are also looking for indirect/ remote volunteers to make weekend patient calls, make blankets and scarfs, prepare meals and deliver them. We are seeking special event volunteers to help set up and attend special events.

CAUSE AREAS

Advocacy & Human Rights
Community
Health & Medicine
Advocacy & Human Rights, Community, Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Memphis, TN 38134

(35.19279,-89.86922)
 

SKILLS

  • Administrative Support
  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Crocheting
  • Multi-Tasking
  • People Skills
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • There is no time commitment.

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