Volunteer event

CAVS Online Mentor Group Sessions
Web Forum Details

Thank you for registering to participate in the 2015 CAVS Online Mentor Group Session. Below are important instructions and materials you will need to participate.

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May 26

Overview/Introduction

PowerPoint Presentation

Web Links

Recording

Presenter

Linda Van Fulpen, CAVS
Manager, Volunteer Services
Sharp Grossmont Hospital, La Mesa
(619) 740-4059
linda.vanfulpen@sharp.com
www.sharp.com/grossmont

June 10

Outreach, Advocacy and Public Relations/Professional Development

PowerPoint Presentation

Web Links

Recording

Presenter

Joan Cardellino, CAVS
Vice President, Volunteer Services
California Association of Hospitals and Health Systems (CAHHS)
(916) 552-7504
jcardellino@calhospital.org
www.calhospital.org/volunteers

June 24

Planning and Program Development

PowerPoint Presentation

Web Links

Recording

Presenters

Patricia Dooley, CAVS
Director, Volunteer Services
Cottage Health System
(805) 569-7357
pdooley@sbch.org
www.cottagehealth.org

Donna Nam, CAVS
Director, Volunteer Services
Children’s Hospital of Orange County (CHOC)
(714) 509-8676
dnam@choc.org
www.choc.org

July 10

Management of Human Resources

Powerpoint Presentation

Web Links

Recording

Presenter

Lisa Golden, CAVS
Manager of Volunteer Services
Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center
(619) 502-3606
lisa.golden@sharp.com
www.sharp.com/chula-vista 

July 30

Finance/Wrap-Up

Powerpoint Presentation

Web Links

Recording

Presenter

Michelle E. Morgan, CAVS
Manager, Volunteer Services
Kaiser Permanente San Jose Medical Center & Kaiser Permanente Santa Clara Medical Center
(619) 502-3606
michelle.e.morgan@kp.org
www.kp.org/sanjose
www.kp.org/santaclara

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Suggested Study Resources

The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Recruiting and Managing Volunteers
John L. Lipp
Alpha Books 2009

Volunteer Administration Professional Practice
Second Edition

Keith Seel
Council for Certification in Volunteer Administration
LexisNexis Canada Inc. 2013

In a Nutshell…A Comprehensive Resource for Healthcare Volunteer Management
3rd Edition
Association for Healthcare Volunteer Resource Professionals (AHVRP)
American Hospital Association 2013

Record and Data Retention Schedule: A Comprehensive Guide for Hospitals and Health Care Providers
California Hospital Association 2011

Leading the Way to Successful Volunteer Involvement: Practical Tools for Busy Executives
Betty B. Stallings with Susan Ellis
Energize Inc.  2010

From the Top Down: The Executive Role in Successful Volunteer Involvement
Third Edition
Susan J. Ellis
Energize Inc.  2010

Certified in Volunteer Administration Competency Framework
Council for Certification in Volunteer Administration 2015
 

Assessment of the Department of Volunteer Services in a Health Care Institution – 4th Edition
Association for Healthcare Volunteer Resource Professionals (AHVRP)
American Hospital Association 2012

Volunteer Management: Mobilizing All the Resources of the Community
3rd Edition
Steve McCurley and Rick Lynch

CAVS Exam & Dates

Web-based e-testing

  • 12:01am, Sunday, August 2, 2015 to 11:59 p.m., Saturday, August 8, 2015
  • Deadline to apply is July 20, 2015

Paper and Pencil

Cost

  • AHVRP members (Member ID # required) $250
  • Non-members $400

Questions?

Commands