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Organization Details
Organization Name: Misericordia Health Centre
Address: 99 Cornish Avenue
Winnipeg MB  R3C 1A2
Website: http://www.misericordia.mb.ca
Organizational Description: Misericordia Health Centre is a leading provider of diverse health-care services within the Winnipeg Health Region specializing in a unique out-patient programs as well as care designed to meet the needs of an aging population.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Volunteer Opportunity ID: 4582
Description of Duties:

Role: Enhancing the health and safety of patients at Misericordia Health Centre by assisting clients and guiding them to their designated clinical area
Other duties:

Support Security at the Cornish or Wolseley entrances
Provide directions/maps to those needing assistance/walk or push wheelchairs to
treatment clinics/program as needed.
Distribute facility brochures/information as needed
Look for and retrieve missing Staxies and bring them back to your station
Adhere to MHC and provincial policies
Abide by the Personal Health Information Act (PHIA) and PPE protocols
Report any absences to the appropriate supervisors
Report concerns in a timely manner
Other duties as assigned by supervisor
Fulfill the Misericordia Core Values of Trust, Respect and Care

Skills Required:

Ability to represent Misericordia Health Centre with a friendly, courteous, and positive attitude
Respectful of diverse cultures
Enthusiastic learner
Team Player with the ability to work with minimal supervision
Positive and confident attitude
Patience, tolerance and empathy
Physical ability to stand, walk for long periods of time when needed
Ability to use radio communication system if required (training is provided)
Good command of the English language. Alternate languages are welcome.

Skills Gained/Related Careers:

- Learn how to porter patients
- See processes of how different departments in the health Centre operate
- Experience working with patients with a wide range of ages and backgrounds
- Exposure to various health care professions.

Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment:

Shift information:
Cornish entrance - seven days a week, morning, afternoon, and evenings shifts (from 9am-8pm)

Wolseley entrance - Monday-Friday morning and afternoons shifts (from 9am-4:30pm)

Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
- Downtown
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? Yes
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Fulfilling volunteer hours for school credit
Are able to attend with a support person
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
CAC and AAC will be submitted on your behalf so that the fee can be waived
How to Apply: Email: volunteer@misericordia.mb.ca
Online: app.betterimpact.com/Application?OrganizationGuid=5c097d8e-1cd7-4521-8ed0-a22fc0a6aada&ApplicationFormNumber=1


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