Volunteer Services

Volunteers play a vital role in helping Dupont Hospital team members carrying out the hospital's mission of creating a 5-star experience for everyone who enters the doors. Volunteers provide support to staff and service to patients and their families. In return, Dupont Hospital offers numerous benefits to volunteers in appreciation of their support.

For questions regarding Volunteer Services or to receive an application form, please email the Volunteer Services Coordinator at DHVolunteers@lhn.net

  • Complimentary meal on volunteer days
  • Gift shop discount
  • Invitation to the annual picnic
  • Recognition luncheon for all volunteers
  • Award pins symbolizing accumulated volunteer hours
  • Invitation to the Dupont Hospital Christmas celebration and a gift

What do Volunteers Do?
Dupont Hospital offers many diversified opportunities that allow volunteers to use their skills. Some typical responsibilities include:

  • Staffing reception desks
  • Delivering flowers and mail to guests
  • Assisting in the surgery check in area
  • Assisting guests in the medical/surgical areas as a patient advocate
  • Cashiering in the gift shop
  • Stocking supplies and helping with desk work in clinical areas

Who Can Volunteer?
Anyone 16 years of age or older can volunteer. Volunteers must be able to perform the assigned tasks responsibly, follow directions and act appropriately in a hospital setting. Volunteers typically commit to at least one four-hour shift per week.

Dupont Hospital volunteers are required to: 

  • Submit to a background check if age 18 or older.
  • Complete two free TB tests and a drug screen at Health Services.
  • Attend orientation, which includes signing a confidentiality statement and taking a take-home HIPAA (health information) quiz.
  • Volunteers born after 1956 must present documentation of two MMRs or immunity to measles (rubella and rubeola).
  • Buy a uniform.

Volunteering is a great experience for volunteers, team members and guests. Dupont Hospital appreciates the hard work and commitment of its volunteers. Come join us!

Current Open Volunteer Positions

Volunteer Visitor Representative
Monday 7:30a- 12:30p, 12:30p- 5:00p
Tuesday 7:30a- 12:30p, 12:30p- 5:00p
Wednesday 7:30a- 12:30p, 12:30p- 5:00p
Thursday 7:30a- 12:30p, 12:30p- 5:00p
Friday 7:30a- 12:30p, 12:30p- 5:00p

Mailroom/Mail Delivery:
Wednesday 9:00a - 1:00p
Friday 9:00a - 1:00p

Med/Surg - Clerical/Patient Support:
Monday 8:00a - 12:00p, 12:00p - 4:00p
Tuesday 8:00a - 12:00p, 12:00p - 4:00p
Wednesday 12:00p - 4:00p
Thursday 8:00a - 12:00
Friday 8:00a - 12:00p, 12:00p - 4:00p

Ambulatory Surgery Reception Desk:
Monday 8:00a - 12:00p, 12:00p - 4:00p
Tuesday 8:00a - 12:00p, 12:00p - 4:00p
Thursday 8:00a - 12:00p
Friday 12:00p - 4:00p