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ORGANIZATION: Grane Hospice

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Help a patient and their family in your community!! We are looking for compassionate and caring people who are looking to visit with our hospice patients. A visit can compromise of holding a hand, reading a book, completing a life story, reminiscing, or providing comfort to the patient, etc.

The patients are either in a nursing home or their own homes. You can visit patients close to your home with free parking and mileage reimbursement. If there are patients on the busline- you can visit via bus. Our volunteers are important to our team and patients, so we will respect your schedule.

Training is provided- we do require background checks, 2 step TB tests, CPR certification, and your own transportation.

Make memories that last a lifetime!!

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About Grane Hospice

Location:

260 Alpha Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15238, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide premium comfort care to patients, families and caregivers through an interdisciplinary team approach that understands, respects and meets individual needs. Our vision is to become the leading provider of hospice care. We strive to provide our patients, families and caregivers with the highest level of satisfaction through our strong clinical outcomes and innovative approach by maintaining our core values of devotion, honesty, dignity and respect.

Description

Grane Hospice serves terminally ill patients at the end of their life. We serve patients throughout Southwest PA including Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Indiana, Washington and Westmoreland counties. Our goal is to treat the patient with dignity and respect while making them comfortable. We have a strong team that consists of Grane Hospice support staff and volunteers.

Volunteers are an important part of the team as we provide special physical, emotional, spiritual, and practical needs to both the patient and family. Part of the goal is to provide comfort and dignity while making the patients comfortable. This is achieved in many different ways, some are hands on and some are in the comfort of your home or our office. Put your special skills and talents to use by helping someone in your community on the end their life journey.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Health & Medicine
Community, Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

900 Third AvenueBeaver Falls, PA 15010

(40.74975,-80.31513)
 

SKILLS

  • Hospice Care
  • Veteran Care
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • You must visit at least once within 28 days.
  • Transportation is recommended. A CPR certification is required. A background check and 2 step tb test will be done.

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