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.

  • 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.

How to Become a Volunteer

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

Mailroom/Mail Delivery:
Mondays 9:00a-1:00p, Fridays 9:00a-1:00p

Surgery Reception Desk/Patient Newspaper Delivery:
Thursdays 8:00a - 12:00p

Main Lobby- Patient Access:
Tuesdays, 8:00a-12:00p, Thursdays 8:00a- 12:00p, Fridays 8:00a-12:00p

NICU Reception Desk:
Mondays 8:00a-12:00p, Mondays 12:00p-4:00p, Tuesdays 8:00a-12:00p, Tuesdays 12:00p-4:00p, Wednesdays 12:00p-4:00p, Thursdays 8:00a-12:00, Fridays 8:00a-12:00p, Fridays 12:00p-4:00p

Ambulatory Surgery Reception Desk:
Mondays 8:00a-12:00p, Mondays 12:00p-4:00p, Tuesdays 8:00a-12:00p, Tuesdays 12:00p-4:00p, Thursdays 8:00a-12:00p, Fridays 12:00p-4:00p

Volunteer Patient Transporter (Med/Surg-ICU):
Monday 1:00p-5:00p, Tuesday 1:00p-5:00p, Wednesday 1:00p-5:00p, Thursday 1:00p-5:00p, Fridays 1:00p-5:00p

Medical Records (HIS):
Monday 9:00a - 11:00a, Tuesday 9:00a - 11:00a, Thursday 9:00a - 11:00a

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LUTHERAN HEALTH NETWORK
BLUFFTON REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER | DUKES MEMORIAL HOSPITAL | DUPONT HOSPITAL* | KOSCIUSKO COMMUNITY HOSPITAL*
LUTHERAN HEALTH PHYSICIANS | LUTHERAN HOSPITAL* | MEDSTAT | THE ORTHOPEDIC HOSPITAL* | REDIMED | REHABILITATION HOSPITAL*
ST. JOSEPH HOSPITAL*

*A physician owned hospital.

If you are experiencing a medical emergency, call 911.
*ER wait times are door to clinical professional and can change quickly depending on the urgency of patients that arrive by ambulance. Lutheran Health Network provides care to patients with life-threatening illnesses first.
Patients are seen in order of severity, therefore, your spot may not be guaranteed. In case of a life-threatening emergency, call 911.
Dupont Hospital is owned in part by physicians.
Patient results may vary. Consult your physician about the benefits and risks of any surgical procedure or treatment.