Opportunities to Volunteer at Saddleback Memorial - Laguna Hills

Clerical Support

Various departments. Assist staff with filing, photocopying, collating educational materials/correspondence, faxing, running errands for staff as needed.

When:
Monday - Friday

Shifts

One shift of 4 hours **times are flexible

Compassionate Listener

Provide patients and families with a friendly visitor. Volunteers need to be self-confident and skilled at reflective listening. Additional training required.

Requirements:
Must be over 21 years of age or older
When:
Daily

Shifts

One shift of 4 hours **times are flexible

Concierge

To direct customers entering the parking lot and guide them where to park or to direct customers entering the hospital and escort them to their destination within the hospital if necessary.

When:
Monday - Friday

Shifts

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Emergency Room Volunteers

Volunteers assist staff in the daily operation of the ER Department. Volunteer provides services that help maintain a friendly, calm and sympathetic atmosphere for patients and their families. Duties include photocopying, making beds and passing water, magazines and other comfort items. Must be a good communicator and be willing to have personable conversations with patient’s and their families. Well organized person who can handle a high paced environment.
Please note: Shift hours may vary at each medical center. For more information, please contact the Volunteer Office at the location nearest you.

Requirements:
Must be over 18 years of age or older

Escort & Messenger

Volunteers operate delivery service and run errands within the hospital for all departments of the medical center; such as transporting patients in wheel chairs, delivering flowers etc.

When:
Daily

Shifts

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Gift Shop Volunteer

Volunteer must have good customer service skills, phone etiquette, and some retail experience. Volunteer will operate cash register, administer correct change and follow accounting procedures. Volunteer will provide customer service and assist in gift selection, opening and closing of gift shop, and complete daily deposits.
Note: Shift may vary at each medical center.

When:
Daily

Shifts

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Information Desks Volunteer

Volunteers must greet all visitors and staff and have an outgoing and friendly disposition. Volunteer serve as receptionists at information desk locations throughout the facility, directing visitors to areas in the hospital, answering telephones, giving information, receiving and coordinating deliveries for patients.

When:
Daily

Shifts

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Nursing Unit Volunteer

Volunteer assist with re-stocking of supplies, passing food trays, answering phones, clerical support, staff errands, interact with patients and patient discharges.

When:
Daily

Shifts

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Outpatient Physical Therapy Volunteer

Volunteer assists with clerical tasks, equipment, escorting patients to and from therapy sessions. This volunteer needs to be friendly, people-oriented, and be able to stand for long periods of time. A desk will be provided but a majority of the duties will require the volunteer to be on his/her feet to assist.

When:
Monday - Friday

Shifts

One shift of 4 hours **times are flexible
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Surgery and CVOU Waiting Area

Volunteers serve as a liaison between families in the waiting area and clinical staff in the patient recovery room.

When:
Monday - Friday

Shifts

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM