Hospice Volunteer Resume Samples

A Hospice Volunteer will provide services to patients who are undergoing terminal illness and also provide administrative support to the Hospice program. Essential duties listed on the Hospice Volunteer Resume include the following – visiting the patient’s home and providing support and companionship, assisting with letter writing and other tasks; reporting patient observation and reactions, providing respite to families; documenting visits to the unit care; copying and collating materials; assisting with outgoing mailing; performing routine typing; sorting and preparing mailing materials; and advising volunteer coordinators.

Those interested in providing volunteer service in this area should show evidence of the following – knowledge of hospice program’s mission, goals and services; the ability to work and communicate well with terminally ill people, patience to listen without imposing any sort of religious, spiritual and political values; and ability to work independently. Formal education should comprise of a degree and successful completion of a hospice volunteer training program.

Hospice Volunteer Resume example

Hospice Volunteer Resume

Objective : To obtain a position within a social field or workplace that affords opportunities to utilize leadership, organizational, administrative, relational, teaching and social skills within an environment of caring service.

Skills : Bondable, Reliable, Responsible,.

Description :

    1. Provided compassionate, diligent advocacy for patients.
    2. Provided comfort and peace for patients.
    3. Provided family respite care and patient supervision/companionship.
    4. Assisted with personal duties of patient, or allow family caregivers the opportunity to take care of necessary errands and get some time away .
    5. Worked closely with hospice professionals, bereavement staff with duties that range with assisting as a support group facilitator, generating patient .
    6. Fully experienced/trained to help with patient files, needs, care and medical records.
    7. Well received by patients and staff at Friendship Manor.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA Communications


Sr. Hospice Volunteer Resume

Summary : Exercise independent judgment, ingenuity, and initiative in developing applications to specific operational areas when faced with unprecedented problems and situations.

Skills : Verbal Abilities, Volunteer.

Description :

    1. Performed secretarial activities.
    2. Visited with hospice patient sitting making them feel good.
    3. Able to ease the pain with family with the lost of love ones.
    4. Worked as a patient companion.
    5. Provided emotional support to patient and family.
    6. Improved the patients quality of life during the dying stage .
    7. Provided companionship for individuals that were terminally ill.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Administration


Hospice Volunteer Resume

Objective : To obtain full time employment that will enable to use knowledge and experience. Develop subject matter expertise in both the data and the process/analytic domains

Skills : Microsoft Office, Sales, Office Management, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Utilized communication skills to actively listen to patients and display empathy.
    2. Reported to staff the needs of patients.
    3. Cared for hospice patients and provided respite care for patients' family members or caregivers.
    4. Provide companionship to patients in their home, run errands, prepare light meals, and perform clerical duties.
    5. Visited and creating functional medication boxes for patients.
    6. Experienced working with hospice patients and family members.
    7. Made in-home visits to the patients and provided patient care, companionship and grief support.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.S. In Biological Sciences

Hospice Volunteer Resume

Summary : To provide informal counseling, observe and document client behavior and provide a safe environment for clients and staff.

Skills : Management, Nusing.

Description :

    1. Monitored the pain levels of patients.
    2. Presented daily patient reports to hospice team members.
    3. Identified safety issues and risk trends and presented solutions that averted significant damage to the patients' families.
    4. Utilized functional literacy in Burmese to communicate with a primarily speaking, immigrant patient population.
    5. Assisted in executing memorial and fundraising events, including Lights of Love ceremony and anniversary celebration.
    6. Recorded and filed volunteer and patient records.
    7. Worked with patients and their family members.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
AAS In Human Services

Hospice Volunteer Resume

Summary : Have 6+ years of experience in a skilled nursing facility serving as an Activities Director/Assistant and Driver. Experience has solidified identity and core values, and motivated to be the best leader can be. Interested in working and serving the community through a godly set of principles and standards.

Skills : Communication and problem solving Excels at independent learning, fundraising, research and analysis.

Description :

    1. Boosted moral in patients through discussion and reading Fed patients 4 hours per week.
    2. Volunteered for Hospice at the care center.
    3. Helped clients with eating, reading, walking or being outside, general care and friendly interactions.
    4. Provided in-home respite care to those caring for terminally ill family members.
    5. Provided comfort and friendly visits to those who are terminally ill.
    6. Provided basic patient care under direction of nursing staff.
    7. Assisted patients under the supervision of a Hospice Registered Nurse.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Licensed Nursing

Hospice Volunteer Resume

Objective : Seeking for a full or part-time position as a Tutor, Behaviorist/Therapist (special education), Nurse. Seeking to obtain a position which able to perfect skills that have learned from previous employment as well as to learn new things that will be beneficial to profession.

Skills : Substance Abuse Counseling, Clerical, Grief Support, Bereavement.

Description :

    1. Performed light housekeeping, prepare meals and run errands.
    2. Conducted leisure activities and ensured that patients were kept comfortable.
    3. Provided end of life care to hospice patients and assistance to patient and family as needed.
    4. Cooked food for the elder and spend time reading books for them.
    5. Answered calls and greased guess at the front desk.
    6. Comforted clients and their family members through the grief process, consult with clinical staff members regarding client psychological and physical health.
    7. Provided companionship and emotional support to hospice patients and their caregivers.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Counseling

Hospice Volunteer Resume

Summary : To obtain a position with a long term care company that will allow education, interpersonal skills, and work experience be maximized to the fullest potential.

Skills : Exceptional Customer Service And Communication, Extensive Computer Knowledge, Excellent Mathematic, Type 40 Words Per Minute, Extraordinary Organization.

Description :

    1. Provided companionship to patients.
    2. Accompanied patients when family members and caretakers were unable to, performing duties such as reading to patients, helping them get around their .
    3. Visited patients that are receiving hospice services.
    4. Offered respite services to caregivers, to include sitting with the hospice patient, running errands, and/or performing other duties, as needed.
    5. Received specialized training in area of bereavement counseling.
    6. Completed activity notes and turn in to volunteer coordinator on a weekly or bi- weekly basis.
    7. Assisted in the hospice office, answering telephones and taking messages or doing small clerical task as assigned (prepared mass mailing, running copies, etc.).
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS Health Service

Hospice Volunteer Coordinator Resume

Objective : Customer Service and Caregiving professional and graduate of Medical Office Support training program dedicated to helping patients and their loved ones navigate the health care system. A dynamic and enthusiastic personality, patient and supportive, and motivated to create positive experiences for those served.

Skills : Medical Terminology, Medical Terminology.

Description :

    1. Assigned to one patient, visit with that patient, do activities with the patient.
    2. Engaged patients in recreational and therapeutic activities.
    3. Counseled patients and families regarding end-of-life decisions.
    4. Prayed and assisted patients at end of life.
    5. Provided 20 hours a week as a teaching assistant Childcare Provider Between 10-20 hours per week for 4.5 years for an eight.
    6. Assisted patient with various tasks: care giving, light housekeeping, respite.
    7. Participated by buying various school supplies to donate to the drive.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Medical

Hospice Volunteer/Represenative Resume

Objective : To obtain a full time employment position that can utilize my broad educational background/training, while both providing new skill growth and continuing experience in the non profit/fundraising work field.

Skills : Data Entry, EHR, Hospice , Customer Service, Training Resources For Individuals,typing, Triage Phone , Billing And Coding Classes.

Description :

    1. Provided comfort care to patients and their families during the dying process.
    2. Produced welcome packets, entered forms in patient booklets and made sure that said forms were signed by all involved.
    3. Collated booklets, forms, packets and paperwork.
    4. Produced welcome packets, entered forms in patient booklets and made sure that said forms were signed by all involved.
    5. Collated booklets, forms, packets and paperwork.
    6. Enriched the patient's quality of life in a compassionate and empathetic manner.
    7. Assisted with feeding patients at mealtime.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Social Work

Hospice Volunteer Resume

Objective : To obtain a challenging position in the area of drug development, clinical research or data management within a reputed organization where can contribute towards the overall growth of the organization and achieve personal and professional growth. Clinical research fundamentals, data mining, research & analysis Comprehensive knowledge of clinical data management processes & standards.

Skills : Computer : MS Excel, MS Word, MS Powerpoint, MS Dos, Internet, Basics Of Hardware, Outlook Etc. Fast Learner Of Any New Computer Programs.

Description :

    1. Registered nursing in Neurosurgeon's office, city and rural hospital Med-Surg/ER/ICU/OB, home health and hospital agency.
    2. Assigned to one patient, visit with that patient, do activities with the patient.
    3. Participated by buying various school supplies to donate to the drive.
    4. Provided any and all aspects of care for hospice patients, while maintaining a professional and compassionate attitude.
    5. Responsible for sitting with and comforting patient and or patient's Family during their time of need.
    6. Provided comfort and compassion through conversations, listening, prayer and serving meals.
    7. Coordinated patient visits with hospice manager and various facility staff .
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Clinical Research