Volunteer - Patient Family Advisor

Volunteer Bellevue, Washington


Description

4-10 hours/month varying 8a.m.-8pm M-F occasional Sat


IT IS ONLY NECESSARY TO APPLY FOR ONE VOLUNTEER POSITION

As a Patient Family Advisor Volunteer you will work with a team of healthcare providers and/or administration on a committee for an an ongoing, long-term two (2) year assignment focusing on enhancing the patient and family centered care experience.  While serving, the Patient Family Advisor will provide the patient and family perspective with constructive suggestions for maximum safety, quality of care and overall patient and family experience for the Hospital. This position does not provide direct patient care.

Please Note: You must be a former patient, family member of a patient, patient representative or interested community member with some experience with Overlake Hospital with the ability to make a two (2) year commitment.

About the hospital: Overlake Medical Center is a 349-bed, nonprofit regional medical center offering a full range of advanced medical services to the Puget Sound Region. Led by a volunteer Board of Directors, we employ just over 2,500 people, have more than 1,000 active and courtesy physicians on staff and well over 300 volunteers.

About the community you will join: At Overlake, we believe exceptional patient care comes naturally when our team feels respected, valued and cared for. We've cultivated a culture that feels like a community. In fact, we're more like a great big family. Our people will always be there for you. Our supportive environment and team of passionate professionals have earned the hospital its reputation as a healthcare leader in the region. We are truly committed to providing compassionate, high-quality patient care in a progressive and collaborative environment.

Thank you for considering giving your volunteered time to Overlake Medical Center.