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Provide Friendly Visits and Companionship to Hospice Patients and Families!

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VITAS Healthcare of Jacksonville

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VITAS Healthcare is a provider of hospice services and we are looking for kind and caring people to help terminally ill patients and their families.

Friendly visits, simple errands, providing a listening ear and the gift of friendship at a crucial time can make a real difference in another's life.

Patient care volunteer activities include: relief care (sitting with a patient while the caregiver takes a break); friendly visits to patients and their families at home or in a nursing home; help with light housekeeping;run errands to the grocery store, drug store, post office; assist with programs and special events.

No clinical experience is needed. Volunteers do not perform clinical care but instead provide companionship and comfort to patients and families.

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About VITAS Healthcare of Jacksonville

Location:

7406 Fullerton St., Suite 105, Jacksonville, FL 32256, US

Mission Statement

VITAS Healthcare recognizes the importance of a strong and innovative program. Volunteers are an integral part of the hospice program, allowing VITAS to continue personalizing, enhancing and expanding services offered to patients and families. By exemplifying the VITAS Values, volunteers serve as patient and family advocates and are proactive in meeting the needs of patients and families. VITAS integrates volunteers into the hospice team by actively recruiting, training, supporting and creatively utilizing volunteers to meet patient and family needs. Volunteers and their contributions are respected and valued.

Description

Volunteers are the heart of VITAS Healthcare, providing friendly, non-medical patient and family care and offering support services in the office, using their cars and from their own homes.

Seniors
Veterans & Military Families
Women

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Near your home, office or school location in DuvalNorthside, Westside, DowntownJacksonville, FL 32210

(30.27759,-81.724)
 

SKILLS

  • Patient Care
  • Veteran Care
  • Aromatherapy
  • People Skills
  • Hospice Care
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible
  • Must be at least 18 years old.

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