Disaster Health Services Service Volunteer | American Red Cross of Omaha Council Bluffs Metro | SHARE Omaha

American Red Cross of Omaha Council Bluffs Metro

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Year Founded:
1881
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Jill Orton
Main Address:
2912 S 80th Ave
Omaha, NE 68124
Dewey Location
3838 Dewey Ave
Omaha, NE 68105
West O
729 N. 132nd Street
Omaha, NE 68154
Volunteer Opportunity:

Disaster Health Services Service Volunteer

Disaster Health Services (DHS) Service Associate (SA) is a temporary position assigned to work in person before, during and/or after a disaster event this hurricane/wildfire season. Volunteers in this role provide assistance and healthcare to shelter residents as needed.

Responsibilities
Provide hands on care for shelter clients to include but not limited to assistance with activities of daily living, wound care, incontinence care, assistance with functional needs.
Provide health education, health assessments and determination if a higher level of care is needed.
Assist clients to replace medications, durable medical equipment or consumable medical supplies.
Advocate for client needs with Disaster Health Services supervisor.
Support maternal and child needs as necessary.
Complete required virtual self-paced and instructor-led training required for the position.
Complete required virtual self-paced and instructor-led training required for the position (9 hours total).

General

Open to
Individual

Skills Needed

No skills required

When

Next occurrence is
Sat, 09/25/2021  
Repeats every day from Sep 24th, 2021 to Dec 31st, 2021.
Anytime
Opportunity can occur at any time, day or night, within a selected date range.

Location Details

Work from Anywhere