The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
As members of our communities, our mission is to deliver compassionate health care services to all those entrusted in our care. Through leadership and trust, we function as a cohesive team dedicated to cost effective, high quality outcomes for our cu... Read more
As members of our communities, our mission is to deliver compassionate health care services to all those entrusted in our care.
Through leadership and trust, we function as a cohesive team dedicated to cost effective, high quality outcomes for our customers. We foster an environment of innovation and continual improvement by encouraging creativity and openness. We pledge to value one another through loyalty, respect and dignity. Through this commitment, we demand integrity, fairness and kindness in all of our business decisions.
The hospice volunteer may perform the following duties: Support ive services to patient (Cannot provide hands-on direct patient care) The needs of the hospice program and the level of expertise of the volunteers shall determine the responsibilities of the volunteers. . Some factors which determine volunteer duties are: A. Skills B. Talents C. Imagination D. Creativity E. Professional training Volunteers are encouraged to collaborate and make recommendations regarding the definition of their role. Volunteers should be assigned duties that are appropriate to their skills and interests. The volunteer assists the hospice program by helping to reduce the burdens of the terminally-ill and their families by: A. Providing support to the patient/family B. Assisting the patient to maintain maximum independence C. Assisting the patient/family to understand the death and dying process D. Assisting the patient to die with dignity Volunteers are not allowed to transport patients.