Volunteer Opportunities at Volunteer at Community Hospital Long Beach

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

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

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

Menu Volunteer

Assists patients in filling out their menu for the following day. Delivers completed menus to Food Service.

When:
Daily

Shifts

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Pet Therapy Assistant

Volunteer will personally assist and escort Pet Therapy Teams into rooms, tracking visitors and hand sanitizing. Volunteer should have an extroverted, mature, friendly, helpful personality and be willing to have personable conversations with staff, visitors and patients. Must have a warm and outgoing personality and must be able to walk and stand for long periods of time.

When:
Monday - Friday

Shifts

One shift of 2 hours **times are flexible