Areas of Volunteer Service

There are many volunteering opportunities available in every part of the hospital. Please let our Volunteer Coordinator know if you have special skills (clerical work, retail sales, computers, etc.).

If you are assigned to a care unit, you may be asked to greet patients and visitors, answer phones and patient call lights, distribute patient education and safety materials, run errands, stock patient rooms, push patients in wheelchairs, assist patients and support their care, perform clerical work, liaison with family and staff, and/or assist Nurses and Clerks, as needed. Volunteers are routinely assigned to the following care units:

Volunteer Opportunities for High School Students

  • Concierge
    Provide concierge services, greet and direct visitors and patients, as well as escort patients and visitors as needed.
  • SMILE "Students Making Illness a Little Easier" Cart
    Our teen volunteers visit patients with their SMILE Cart, offering complimentary items, such as puzzle books, hand cream and lip balm, to patients and their families, in addition to visitors in all waiting areas.

Volunteer Opportunities for Adult Students (Clinical)

During the 1-year period, you will gain experience in the following in-patient care departments:

  • Ambulatory Surgery
  • Cardiac Care
  • Emergency Care
  • Intensive Care
  • Medical / Surgical Units
  • Maternity Care

Volunteer Opportunities for Adults (General)

Accepting applications for all positions!

  • Concierge (Stationary)
    Provide concierge services, greet and direct visitors and patients.
  • Concierge (Mobile)
    Provide concierge services, greet and direct visitors and patients, as well as escort patients and visitors as needed.
  • Fall Prevention Coach
    Help set up and facilitate fall prevention classes for the Matter of Balance program. Partnered with a second coach, you will host classes that community members sign up for to learn about reducing falls and/or preventing serious injuries related to falling.
  • Gift Gallery
    Retail sales, utilizing cash register and credit card terminal or helping to inventory, stock, and price merchandise and gifts.
  • Hospitality Cart
    Set up coffee cart with supplies and offer patients coffee, cookies, and newspapers each morning.