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We Need Your Special Touch

Each year St. Joseph's Women's Hospital grows and changes to meet the health care needs of our community and each year our volunteer opportunities also increase. You can help people of all ages - from our newborns to our adult patients and their families. Or you can work behind the scenes with our team members. Wherever you choose to serve, your contributions make a difference.

Volunteer Opportunities:

Data entry and administrative support for incoming patients.
Shifts: Monday - Friday   8am-12pm

BREAST CENTER/RADIOLOGY - Greet patients and assist with the registration process, escort to radiology changing room, film lab liaison.
Shifts: Monday - Friday  8am-12pm and 12-4pm

CUDDLERS - Comforting infants in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Assist staff with additional responsibilities as requested.
Shifts: Monday - Sunday  8am-8pm

HER PLACE - Greet customers and assist in selection of nursing supplies and breast pump rental process.
Shifts: Monday - Friday 9am-1pm, Saturday 10am-2pm

HIGH RISK - Visit our long term patients and provide entertainment, games, movies, books, magazines and conversation.
Shifts: Monday - Friday   9am-1pm and 1-5pm

GIFT SHOP - Greet customers and assist in selection of merchandise, deliver flowers to patient rooms, help sort and display merchandise.
Shifts: Monday - Friday 9:30am-3pm and 3-8pm, Saturday and Sunday 10am-2pm and 1-5pm

- Use your good people skills to greet patients and visitors, provide patient information, escort them to their destination and handle incoming calls.
Shifts: Monday - Friday   8am-12pm, 12-4pm, 4-8pm

- Assemble charts, IV kits, restock LDR patient rooms, greet new patients and provide brief orientation to their surroundings.
Shifts: Monday - Friday 8am-12pm, 12-4pm

MEDICAL RECORDS - data entry and administrative responsibilities for all patient discharges.
Shifts: Monday - Friday 8am-12pm 

MED/SURG - Greet patients and visitors, escort them to their destinations and assist with discharges.
Shifts: Monday-Friday 8am-12pm and 12-4pm

MOM/BABY - During early morning hours assist with babies in the nursery.
Shifts: Monday - Friday 7-11am 

PASTORAL CARE - Lay individuals trained on ministering and listening to patients and their families.
Shifts: Monday - Sunday  flexible hours

PAT/SURGERY WAITING ROOMS - Escorts patients to assigned pre-op beds, escorts father back to changing room for c-sections, assist with discharges from phase II, clerical/admin when needed. Act as the liaison between families and patients.
Shifts: Monday - Friday  8am-12pm and 12-4pm

SURGICAL SERVICES PRE-OP AND PACU - General clerical behind the scenes assisting staff with pat, pre-op, c- section, surgical and recovery administrative projects as needed.
Shifts: Monday - Friday 8am-12pm

What You Can Expect From Us
As an official St. Joseph's Women's Hospitals volunteer, you will receive:

  • An orientation to our hospital.
  • Training and a service description specific to your volunteer assignment. 
  • Flexible schedule or mornings, afternoons, evenings or weekends. 
  • Free TB test. 
  • Free flu shots.
  • Free parking in designated areas.
  • Discounted meal tickets.
  • Discount at the Gift Shop.
  • Invitations to the Annual Appreciation Banquet and other appreciation events.
  • New friendships with others who share your commitment.
  • Special uniform which you purchase.

How Can I Join?
If you would like to volunteer at St. Joseph's Women's Hospital, please read our Volunteer Training Manual and complete our  Volunteer Application (adults only).

Volunteer Resources

Volunteer Education Manual

Volunteer Education Quiz

You may also apply to volunteer at any one of our other hospitals by clicking the links below:
St. Joseph's Hospital
St. Joseph's Children's Hospital
St. Joseph's Hospital-North

2014 Summer Teen Program
The 2014 summer teen program is filled to capacity. Information about the 2015 summer teen program will be updated in late January 2015.

Location, Phone Number & Fax Number
St. Joseph's Women's Hospital
Volunteer Office, 1st Floor Pavilion lobby
Phone: (813) 872-3705
Fax: (813) 872-3764

The most precious gift you give another is your time, attention and love.

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