Nursing home ombudsmen needed
Last updated 8/10/2007 at Noon
The County of San Diego Health & Human Services Agency Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program is looking for volunteers to advocate for the quality of life and quality of care for long-term residents. They also maintain a regular presence in more than 675 skilled nursing facilities and residential care facilities for the elderly in San Diego County.
Volunteers must successfully complete a 40-hour free training course, 10 hours of fieldwork and be available five hours per week to be recommended for state certification as a Long-Term Care Ombudsman.
Orientation will be held 1 to 2:30 p.m. on Augu...