Many rewarding volunteer opportunities are available for you at
White Memorial. You can make a positive impact on our patients,
our hospital, and our community - all while enjoying valuable
growth and networking opportunities for yourself!
How Do I Become A Volunteer?
- Complete a Volunteer Orientation Handbook packet. Click here for a printable version.
- Email Alicia Anaya, Manager of Volunteer Services, at Alicia.Roman@ah.org to set up an in-person interview.
Click here for our Volunteer Requirements.
Below are some of the volunteer positions we are now looking to
This is a generalized list of volunteer activities within the hospital. A more comprehensive, department-specific description will be provided upon arrival to your assigned department.
Please use this as a guide to help determine which departments you would like to consider for your volunteer placement within the hospital. Keep in mind that area needs are always changing, and, as such, some departments may no longer be accepting volunteers.
Volunteering at White Memorial Hospital is a unique opportunity
to serve the local community and provides a healing environment
for all patients. Volunteers will perform a variety of support
tasks, depending on what area they are serving in, staff they are
working with, and how busy the unit is. Volunteering does not
involve hands-on or clinical experience with patients or
shadowing staff. Volunteers should adhere to HIPAA regulations
and avoid conversations involving any aspect of a patient's care.
Here are some of the things you can do as a clinical
Prepare unit welcome
Opportunities exist on the following in-patient
Med - Surg.
Volunteers will perform a variety of support tasks, depending on
what department they are serving in, staff they are working with,
and how busy the department is. The following is an example of a
volunteer task list for assigned departments within the hospital.
Opportunities exist in the following Administrative
Opportunities/Patient and Visitors Support
The volunteer greets patients and visitors as
they enter the main hospital lobby, escorting them to appropriate
elevators. The volunteers also answers questions from patients
and visitors. Volunteers will be scheduled in shifts of three per
day with two volunteers (if possible) per shift 9:00 a.m. - 1:00
p.m. or 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
The book cart volunteer will go around to the
hospital patient care area waiting rooms and offer reading
materials to our Patients and Visitors. Monday - Friday 10:00
a.m. - 12noon & 2:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Volunteers assist physical therapist,
occupational, and speech therapy staff by cleaning equipment,
changing beds, cleaning mats and running errands.
Volunteers work with a Child Life specialist in a group or
individual setting to provide patients with play and diversion
activities that will reduce stress and anxiety. General
the preparation of activities
Opportunity requires strong communication skills, a desire to
interact with youth, and extensive mobility.