Kristin Doll Awarded National Credential for Volunteer Services

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Kristin Doll, director, Volunteer Services, at Southeast Georgia Health System, has been awarded the credential “Certified Administrator of Volunteer Services” by the Council for Certification in Volunteer Administration.

“We are very proud of Kristin and her accomplishments,” says Jacqueline J. Weder, vice president, Marketing, Southeast Georgia Health System. “Her skills, initiative, and dedication to ensuring the Health System’s volunteer services program exceeds expectations have made a meaningful, positive difference in our patients and visitors’ experiences.”

The CAVS is a national credential that distinguishes an individual as being among the elite in the field of volunteer management in healthcare. Doll joins a select group of over 740 professionals in the United States who have attained this sought-after credential.

Since joining Southeast Georgia Health System in 2008, Doll has played an integral role in the development of the volunteer services program on the Brunswick and Camden campuses. In addition to coordinating more than 350 adult volunteers and 100 volunteens, her responsibilities also include overseeing Auxiliary fundraising events, guest services, and the gift shops.

To earn the CAVS designation, Doll had to meet eligibility requirements that incorporate a blend of work experience and education, agree to adhere to Professional Standards of Conduct, and pass a two-hour CAVS examination which tested her knowledge in six areas: Planning and Program Development; Management of Human Resources; Finance; Organization and Management of Services: Outreach, Advocacy and Public Relations; and Professional Development.