"We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give"
- Winston Churchill
When you join us as a volunteer, you are joining a team of the best
healthcare professionals. We live up to our vision of providing a wide
range of healthcare services that enable us to provide our consumers
with a superior patient experience. We believe our volunteers are
priceless and consider them as a vital part of the health care team.
Our volunteers range in age from 14 years to ....
We have various positions that are open during the week and we also have
evening and weekend positions so that you could choose what works best
Front Information Desk, Main Hospital Lobby: Includes greeting and giving directions to the visitors,
selling newspaper, delivering magazines, mail, cheer grams and flower to
Gift Shop Cart: Includes selling gifts stocked on the cart that makes daily
trips to all patient areas.
Merry Token Gift Shop: Stocking and selling gifts, tagging flowers and delivering
Thrift Shop: Selling the merchandise and taking care of donations,
accepting and evaluating them.
Book Magazine Cart: Delivering magazines, newspapers and books to the patients.
Clerical Support: Running errands for any of the hospital's department that
needs clerical support.
Assist at reception desk, make patients comfortable and escort them to
the appropriate rooms, assist in keeping rooms ready for the next
Pharmacy: Running errands for the pharmacy like making deliveries to the
Physical Therapy Assistant: Wheel patients from their rooms to their inpatient physical
therapy appointments and also assist outpatients with their
Sterile Processing and Distribution: Pick up and deliveries to the OR.
Storeroom: Deliveries to all the patient areas.
Meets patients, assists them with paperwork, escort them to the changing
Sleep center: Collecting doctor's dictation, clerical support including
faxing, scanning, filing.
Emergency Department: Help to transport patients, pick up supplies, and assist
orderlies and stocking room.
Patient Ambassador: (NEW) She/He is the volunteer who serves to ensure patients' stay is
comfortable and takes care of any needs or concerns that a patient or
his family may have. Talks to patients, listens to them. He/she refers
all issues and concerns to nurse/ nurse manager and refers all
concerns/complaints to Volunteer Services/ Patient Advocate.
"Riddle Hospital Volunteers - Making a Great Place Even Better."
Our volunteers are offered:
Voucher for cafeteria meal for at least four hours of
volunteering a day
Free parking during volunteering shifts
Free flu shots offered
Free screening for tuberculosis
And apart from all these benefits, volunteers gain the
satisfaction of helping those in need.
How can you apply? Call us at our Volunteer Services at 484.227.3170 to make an
For more information, call 1.866.CALL.MLH.