Exceptional Care provided with support from Exceptional Volunteers!
If you have a heart for service and a desire to provide exceptional care right here in your community, please consider joining our Volunteer Team! Volunteers play a vital role in the services we provide throughout Oneida Health. In addition to providing services that bring comfort to our patients and their families, many volunteers provide specialized, technical expertise on important projects. Whether they’re working directly with patients, or working behind the scenes, our volunteers enjoy the opportunities to meet new people, to keep active while providing important services, and to experience the personal satisfaction that comes from helping others.
We offer two distinct areas of work to our Volunteers:
Patient Centered Care Opportunities
- Emergency Dept. Assistant
- Greeting/Escorting /Flower Delivery
- Patient Discharge
- Patient / Resident Visitors
- Surgical Waiting Area Host/Hostess
- ECF Activities Volunteer
- Cancer Center Assistant/Sample Transport
Non-Patient Care Opportunities
- Clerical/Administrative roles
- Information Desk
- Data Entry
- Blood Drives
- Volunteer Services Office
Volunteer Opportunities 7-Days a Week
With the many volunteer opportunities available, it’s easy to find one that fits your schedule. You can volunteer during the day, in the evening, or on weekends. You can choose a volunteer position with a set schedule, usually a few hours per week. We offer morning, afternoon, evening, and weekend placements.
Time Commitments for Volunteers
Shifts may vary depending on the type of volunteer position you choose. We never forget that your time is valuable and we work to make volunteering fit your busy schedule. We offer short and long-term volunteer opportunities.
Volunteering Benefits are Many:
Whatever draws you to volunteering, as an Oneida Health volunteer you will reap personal rewards as you connect with your community, build relationships with others, and help in the delivery of award winning patient safety and experience.
- Personal satisfaction
- Meeting new people
- Supporting the local community
- Staying active
Photo of some of our volunteers at the 2019 Volunteer Lunch