What is a Volunteer?
A Volunteer at TriStar Hendersonville is a special person who offers his or her time to help others. Our Volunteers are important because they provide many extra services that supplement the duties of the professional staff... services that add to the comfort, care and happiness of the patient.
What does a Volunteer get out of it?
We hope that by being a Volunteer, you will get a chance to:
Develop new interests
Make new friends
Grow in understanding
Use your many talents
And most of all, a chance to enjoy the satisfaction that comes from Helping Others.
Types of services Volunteers often perform:
Transport patients by wheelchair to other areas of the hospital
Assist patients in leaving the hospital at the time of discharge
Take patients to their rooms or to the lab upon admission
Distribute and assist patients with their menu selection
Pick up and deliver meal trays
Deliver supplies to departments
Clerical duties as requested by departments
Help at special hospital functions such as Health Fairs, Women's Programs, etc.
Any other duties requested that can be helpful to staff, patients and visitors