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Volunteer at Good Samaritan

Volunteering doesn’t just help us provide care to our patients. It also strengthens our bond with the community. By giving day-to-day care, you can play a vital role in Good Samaritan’s mission to improve the health and lives of our patients

Types of Volunteers

Adults: For anyone in the community 18+
Summer Volunteens: For high school students ages 15-17
Pet Therapy: For anyone with a certified therapy dog to visit our patients
Spiritual Care: For anyone interested in meeting the spiritual needs of our patients

Interested in Volunteering? Follow these steps:

Step 1: Application

Step 2: Schedule Placement Interview

Step 3: Accepted into Volunteer Program

Step 4: Schedule a Meeting with Employee Health

  • Volunteer coordinator will reach out to you individually to schedule a time  
  • All volunteers will need to be cleared by employee health before they can start volunteering
  • During this meeting you will complete a screening for tuberculosis
  • If applicable, verify your Flu Shot (only required between November 1st-March 31st)    

Step 5: Attend Mandatory Orientation

  • Volunteer coordinator will provide you with orientation dates

Step 6: Start Volunteering

Volunteer Opportunities

We have various volunteer positions working with patients or just as general support for staff. You can volunteer at any part of the day, during the workweek or on weekends. We will work with you and your schedule. We appreciate you taking the time to help us and that’s why we provide extra benefits to make it easy for you.

Volunteer benefits:

  • Free parking
  • Free cafeteria meal ticket on the day you volunteer
  • Access to hospital educational programs
  • Free uniform
  • Annual volunteer recognition event
  • Annual holiday party
  • Training and orientation
  • Free tuberculosis (TB) skin test
  • Annual flu shot
  • Hospital gift shop discount
  • Letters of reference

For More Information

If you have questions or would like more information about volunteer opportunities email GSM-volunteers@tenethealth.com

Thank you for your interest in serving Good Samaritan Medical Center.

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