Inpatient Rehab/Therapy Support
Location: Memorial Health (includes Springfield-area and hospice)
Springfield Memorial Hospital
Duties:

Offer support to visitors in waiting area.

Assist with sanitizing mats and general equipment.

Assist therapist with patient care tasks, such as tossing a ball, holding an item to be reached for, handing out information packets, etc.

Assist with "Wheelchair Follows".

Assist with miscellaneous clerical tasks.

Help organize and maintain equipment closet (optional).

Fill out goal boards based on therapist recommendations and reviewed by tech.


Shifts are:

Monday-Friday, 8:30am-11:30am and 1:30pm-4:30pm


Qualifications:

Trained by Therapy staff.

Closed-toe shoes required.


Restrictions & Openings:

Volunteers in this area are not allowed to:

Give medical advice.

Assist patient activities without the direction of a therapist.

Assist patients with mobility-based activities such as transfers, ambulation, wheelchair propulsion, etc.

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


Openings:

Monday, 8:30am-11:30am


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: Being Busy
Moderate Physical Activity
No Computers
Patient Contact
Visitor/Family Contact