AHVRP webinars offer you the chance to learn new trends, best practices, and applicable tools from industry experts, fellow DVSs and retail managers in the health care volunteer field. These 60 minute webinars are the ideal resource for busy professionals looking to expand their knowledge and earn CEU's without leaving their desk!
To help you better prepare for the CAVS exam and your CAVS renewal, competencies within the CAVS Body of Knowledge will be identified for each webinar.
|Plan for Strategic Health Care Volunteer Engagement||Advocate for Health Care Volunteer Involvement|
|Attract and Onboard a Health Care Volunteer Workforce||Prepare Health Care Volunteers for their Roles|
|Document Health Care Volunteer Involvement||Manage Health Care Volunteer Performance and Impact|
|Acknowledge, Celebrate and Sustain Health Care Volunteer Involvement|
Discharge with Dignity: How the Thrift Shop can Make a Difference
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
2:00 p.m. ET, 1:00 p.m. CT, Noon MT, 11:00 a.m. PT
Will discuss concept and launch of "Discharge with Dignity" program for unfunded/indigent discharging patients. Share concept and process of working with Case Management and Care Transitions team to provide DME and other necessities to patient population vulnerable to readmission. Example of community awareness projects including fundraising fashion show, homeless outreach project, battery and light bulb recycle projects and acting as "Cool Zone" during warmer weather periods.
- Partner with Nursing Units and Case Management to "Discharge with Dignity"
- Assist Care Transition Team with items for vulnerable patient population
- Increase hospital positive perception in the community.
Linda Van Fulpen, CAVS, Manager of Volunteer Services,Sharp Grossmont Hospital, La Mesa, CA
Kay Andalis, CAVS, Junior Volunteer Coordinator, Sharp Grossmont Hospital, La Mesa, CA