Escort - 1B/Admission and Testing
Location: Memorial Health (includes Springfield-area and hospice)
Springfield Memorial Hospital
Duties:

Escort patients throughout the hospital from the 1B/Admission & Testing area, per staff requests.

Monitor/round on families and visitors in the waiting room, when needed.

Read and abide by all directives included in Escort Updates.


Shifts are:

Monday-Friday, 8am-12pm


Qualifications:

Trained by 1B Escort volunteers.


Restrictions & Openings:

Volunteers in this area are not allowed to:

Transport patients over 250lbs (113kgs).

Transport patients who are prisoners.

Transport patients who are on IVs.

Transport patients who are in labor.

Transport patients who are on stretchers.

Enter isolation rooms.

Transport patients in wheelchairs over skywalks and bridges.

Transport patients or complete runs to buildings which are not physically attached to the medical center in some capacity.

Provide cleaning services such as vacuuming, scrubbing facilities, taking out trash, etc.


Opening:

Tuesday, 8am-12pm


Substitutes needed.


Minimum age:16
Availability needed:Ongoing
Volunteers serve up to: 4 hours
Times needed:
  Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Morning:              
Afternoon:              
Evening:              
Varies:              
Open:              
Substitute - AM:              
Substitute - PM:              

Preferences: High Physical Activity
No Computers
Patient Contact
Substituting
Visitor/Family Contact