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Queensway Carleton Hospital

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Lise Beauchemin
Manager, Volunteer Resources & Spiritual Care
Queensway Carleton Hospital

3045 Baseline Road
Ottawa, ON
Canada K2H 8P4

TEL: 613-721-4709
FAX: 613-721-4774

E-mail: volunteer@qch.on.ca
Web: www.qch.on.ca

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Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years); Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Athletes

Our Mission
As a patient and family-centred hospital:

We provide a broad range of acute care services to the people of Ottawa and the surrounding region.
We respond to the needs of our patients and families through our commitment to exemplary performance, accountability and compassion.
We partner with other health care and community service organizations to ensure coordinated and integrated care.
We actively promote a learning environment in which our staff, physicians, students and volunteers are progressive and responsive.
We are an active teaching partner with colleges, universities and other healthcare programs.

Our Values

Accountability
Innovation
Respect

www.qch.on.ca

Volunteer Opportunities


Program Summary: Volunteers spend time with and support palliative patients and their families. (A 10-week course is required before participating in this program.)

Location: Various locations throughout the hospital

Hours of Service: Mornings, afternoons and evenings

Volunteer Commitment: Minimum one shift per week. The hospital relies on the commitment of all our volunteers.
Location: Queensway Carleton Hospital
3045 Baseline Drive, Ottawa ON
Deadline: Jun 1, 2018
Volunteers assist and serve customers in the shop selling gift items, sundries, magazines, flowers, etc.
• To operate the Gift Box in a professional manner; opening on time, making sure all customers are served, assisting customers whenever possible, keeping the shop looking fully stocked, clean and organized, operating P.O.S. (Point of Sale) system and any other duty it may take to operate a successful Gift Shop.
Location: Queensway Carleton Hospital
3045 Baseline Road Ottawa ON K2H 8P4
Deadline: Jun 1, 2018
Geriatric Day Hospital

Volunteers assist and encourage the clients’ independence while supporting staff with daily programs, i.e., crafts, films, and daily living skills for geriatric outpatients. (Program runs out of Bell Mews Plaza in Bell’s Corners, Monday to Friday, 9:00 am - 12:30 pm & 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm.)

Time Commitment: one shift per week
Skills required:
Adhere to volunteer policies
Ensure the safety of self and others
Display a warm, friendly, polite and outgoing personality
Demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Must have a customer service orientated approach to serving the public
Must have the ability to physically remain mobile throughout the shift
Ability to work well as a team member, take and follow directions with minimal supervision

Pre-requisite:
Registration and attendance to Volunteer Information session. Dates posted www.qch.on.ca/volunteers

Location: 3045 Baseline Road
Ottawa ON K2H 8P4
Deadline: Jun 1, 2018
Volunteers provide friendly visiting to patients and carry out activities such as distributing water and refreshment cart
Skills required:
Adhere to policies
Ensure safety of self and others
Display a warm, friendly, polite and outgoing personality
Demonstrate excellent communication and interspersonal skills,
Must have customer service orientated approach to serving the public
Must have the ability to physically remain mobile throughout the shift
Ability to work well as a team member, take and follow directions with minimal supervision
Pre-requisite:
Registration and attendance to Volunteer Information session. Dates posted www.qch.on.ca/volunteers
Location: Queensway Carleton Hospital
3045 Baseline Road
Ottawa ON K2H 8P4
Deadline: Jun 1, 2018
Information Desk

Volunteers meet and greet the patients/public at the entrance of the hospital, provide way finding directions and deal with general inquiries as well as, assist with phone transfers to patient rooms. (Operates Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 12:15 pm and 12:15 pm to 4:00 pm, 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm and Weekends 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm)
Skills required:
Adhere to volunteer policies
Display a warm, friendly, polite and outgoing personality
Demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Must have customer service orientated approach to serving the public
Must have the ability to physically remain mobile throughout, the shift
Ability to work well as a team member, take and follow through on directions with minimal supervision
Ability to cope with apprehensive and anxious patients and families


Volunteer commitment: one shift per week

Pre-requisite:

Registration and attendance to Volunteer Information session. Dates posted www.qch.on.ca/volunteers

Register by email : volunteer@qch.on.ca
Location: Queensway Carleton Hospital
3045 Baseline Rd
Ottawa ON K2H 8P4
Deadline: Jun 1, 2018