HCH Pharmacy
Location: Eckerd Living Center/Highlands Cashiers Hospital
Volunteer Services
Duties:


Tasks will vary depending on the Department that volunteers are assigned. If volunteers are uncertain of any duties, they need to contact the Volunteer Coordinator (526-1305) for clarification.

The following are examples of duties that our volunteers perform:

* Assist with organizing paperwork, supplies and materials

* Read to patients or help them write letters

* Assist patients with activities (i.e. bingo, art projects, puzzles)

* Deliver mail, newspapers, magazines and flowers/gifts to patients

* Deliver additional warm blankets and pillows to patients if requested

* Restock blankets into warmers as needed

* Bring patients extra water, ice, refreshments or snacks after receiving permission from the nurse

* Restock patient refreshment center as needed

* Guide hospital visitors or tour groups

* Staff waiting rooms and information areas

* Maintain neatness of waiting rooms and information areas-arrange newspapers, magazines etc.

* Listen and talk with patients, family and visitors

* Bring any issues to the attention of Registration or Front Desk employees

` Remove Labels from cassettes - clean cassettes and have them ready for reloading.

* Prepare coffee and maintain the coffee supplies in areas where made available

* Help family and visitors to patient areas

* Assist with directions for patients, family and visitors

* Assist with patient transport

* Assist patients and visitors in wheelchairs

* Gather wheelchairs

* Take paper and other items to recycling bins


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Contact: Jean MacLeod
Executive Assistant
75 Hickory Dr.
Highlands, NC 28741
(828) 526-1345 (Work)
(828) 526-6205 (Cell)
jean.macleod@hcahealthcare.com