Renal Dialysis Volunteers

Renal Dialysis Volunteers provide support and assistance to patients during their dialysis at AHS. Duties include:

  • Provide companionship and support to patients and their relatives
  • Assist patients in setting up their chair or bed side tables.
  • Assist patient with completing menus or other forms that may need filling out.
  • Make tea/coffee for relatives or patients during morning / afternoon tea times (if given consent by Dialysis nurse)
  • Set patients up for meals.
  • Deliver phone messages to patients.
  • Keep area tidy.
  • Read to patients (for example books, newspapers).