Some of the tasks include:
- Visiting patients on a ward who is confused or lonely – serving refreshments and providing companionship
- Ward Activities, by helping patients to engage in conversation and in a range of activities during their stay
- Helping to discharge a patient, by collecting medication, packing clothes, helping coordinate transport, or sitting with patients whilst waiting to be discharged
This role is very diverse and something that will be of support and impact to the wards, patients, or visitors who require assistance.