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Hospice Volunteer-Hospice Services (Non-Paid Position) Job

Date: Feb 26, 2015

Location: Indianapolis, IN, US, 46240

Company: HCR ManorCare

Location:4620 - Heartland Hospice - Indianapolis Office - Serving Central Indiana
Title:Hospice Volunteer-Hospice Services (Non-Paid Position)
Description:HCR ManorCare provides a range of services, including skilled nursing care, assisted living, post-acute medical and rehabilitation care, hospice care, home health care and rehabilitation therapy.

Heartland Hospice Services of Indianapolis Indiana has an immediate need for Volunteers.

Responsible to the Volunteer Coordinator to provide unreimbursed services to the agency and/or hospice clients and their families. Provides client care and/or support services such as psychosocial and spiritual support.

- Completes the hospice volunteer orientation sessions. - Completes assignments which may include activities to meet client and family needs, in client visits, bereavement follow-up, office and clerical duties, community education and public speaking.

May include activities such as on-site companionship, respite care, letter writing, homemaking chores, errands. In return for your expertise, you'll enjoy excellent training, industry-leading benefits and unlimited opportunities to learn and grow. Be a part of the team leading the nation in healthcare.

Educational Requirements:High School diploma or G.E.D. preferred.

Position Requirements:QUALIFICATIONS: - Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. Good interpersonal skills. - Ability to adapt to changing needs of client care. - Available for training, assignment, and continuing education. - Bereavement and direct client care volunteer must be 18 years or older. - Office clerical volunteer must be 16 years of age or older. - Personal qualities of a positive approach to life, flexibility, empathy, maturity, a good sense of humor, willingness to help others and ability to work as a team member. Sound judgment regarding death & dying. - Ability to develop & maintain rapport with client & family.

Job Specific Details:

Looking for more out of life? Become a Hospice Volunteer: You can: Throw birthday parties for patients * Help in the office * Read or write letters with patients * Knit a blanket * Bring a gentle pet *Play music * Bake cookies * Reminisce Call Heartland Hospice today & Enrich Your Life. 317-251-3012

Category:Nursing - Other

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Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
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