Southeastern Medical Center Volunteer Opportunities

Southeastern Medical Center Volunteer Opportunities

Southeastern Medical Center Volunteering Opportunities

Make a positive difference in your life and the lives of others by volunteering at Southeastern Medical Center.

Volunteers serve the hospital in so many ways by providing support to nursing professionals and associates so they can focus their efforts on patient care. No matter your interests or skills, volunteering can provide an opportunity for personal fulfillment. If you are 16 years old or older and are looking for a great volunteer opportunity, we have exciting opportunities for you.

Why Volunteer?

  • Great resume builder
  • You’re interested in a career in healthcare
  • You’re retired and miss working with others
  • You want to give back to your community

Volunteer Opportunities

Your cheerful, caring, helpful attitude can make a significant impact on a patient’s hospital stay. As a volunteer, you may be asked to serve in a number of capacities:

  • Greet visitors
  • Give directions
  • Escort patients and visitors
  • Assist patients and staff as needed
  • Answer telephones
  • Deliver mail, flowers, and cards
  • Work on special projects like information packets and mailings
  • Greet and assist customers in the gift shop
  • Run the cash register in the gift shop
  • Restock merchandise in the gift shop

Volunteers are also needed in some clinical units. These opportunities will be discussed in more detail during your interview.

How to get started

  • Be interviewed
  • Have a background check
  • Need to provide a note from your physician that you are healthy enough to volunteer
  • Need to get tested for TB and get a mandatory flu vaccine (the medical system pays for these tests and vaccines)
  • Go through an orientation program and training

If you are interested in volunteering at Southeastern Medical Center, please call (740) 435-2946 or email