Vigil Volunteer

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National Church Residences Hospice

National Church Residences

Job Title: Vigil Volunteer

Purpose: To provide presence and comfort to hospice patients in the final days and hours of life.

Location: Greater Columbus Metro Region

Key Responsibilities:

  • Be a presence and support for patients who have entered the last 24-48 hours of life
  • Sit with the patient when family/friends cannot be present or need a rest
  • Be willing to accept a volunteer assignment without much advanced notice
  • Weekend availability a plus

Time Commitment: As needed for 6 + months.

Qualifications: Kind, respectful, comfortable with various aspects of death & dying, able to maintain confidentiality

Support: Training for this position will be provided. An on-call registered nurse will be available for questions or concerns.

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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

2245 North Bank Drive DriveColumbus OhioPatient's are in the Columbus/surrounding areaCOLUMBUS, OH 43220

(40.056137,-83.080696)
 

SKILLS

  • Hospice Care
  • Healthcare

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • At least one 2 hours shift monthly for 6+ months
  • Tb test & flu immunization

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