Expected Qualifications

The hospice volunteer:

  1. is able to assume and accept responsibility
  2. is reliable
  3. has a friendly and outgoing manner
  4. is sensitive to the needs of others
  5. has respect for the client’s and the family’s confidentiality
  6. has respect for the client’s and the family’s dignity and self-worth
  7. is able to use quick action and independent judgment when necessary
  8. is willing to work with the Hospice team and as a part of this team
  9. is 18 years of age or older
  10. has passed a MN state background check