HEALTH CARE (Long Term Care Ombudsman Program) Volunteer Ombudsman


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Long Term Care Ombudsman Program3217 Stellhorn RoadSuite BFt. Wayne, IN 46815

About

Do you enjoy workin gwith the elderly? Volunteer Ombudsmen make a difference in the lives of many! More importantly, the volunteers make sure that our older adults in nursing home facilities are not left alone and forgotten. Long Term Care Ombudsman Program is looking for individuals willing to go thru a basic training of 4 hours and a commitment of one year.

Position includes:

  • Introducing residents and their families to the Ombudsman program
  • Promote the rights of each resident
  • Educate and empower residents to ensure their rights
  • Emphasize individual dignit and self determination
  • Assist residents and their families in voicing their concerns by their consistent presence.
  • Observe and report general cnditions within the nursing home setting.

Skills

  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
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