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Community members who volunteer with our team have access to a host of benefits and an opportunity to help members of our team.

Volunteering at our hospital

The volunteer program at HCA Florida North Florida Hospital is an integral part of our hospital team. Volunteers offer their time and talents throughout the hospital, assisting in patient and visitor areas. Volunteers are nonmedical and nonclinical and aid in providing the best possible care for patients, families and visitors.

Volunteer opportunities

Volunteer opportunities exist in many areas, including:

  • Emergency department
  • Waiting areas
  • Cancer center
  • Pre-admissions
  • Guest ambassador roles
  • Clerical Services

Criteria to become a volunteer

Being a volunteer is a responsibility and comes with a certain level of expectation. To work with our team, you must:

  • Be an adult or college student — high-school-aged volunteers may only participate through the VolunTEEN program in the summer
  • Understand this program is only for volunteers
  • Donate one three to four-hour shift per week (We understand availability and schedule changes for college students.)
  • Successfully pass a criminal background check
  • Attend a mandatory orientation

Volunteer benefits

We appreciate those who volunteer for taking the time out of their schedules to help our team. That's why we offer all volunteers:

  • Complimentary meal for each shift worked
  • 25 percent discount in the dining room
  • Free coffee in the dining room
  • 20 percent discount in the gift shop
  • Annual flu shots
  • Invitations to hospital luncheon, Volunteer Week Celebration
  • Complimentary sick visits at Company Care
  • One complimentary volunteer polo shirt
  • Chance to meet new people and make friends

We look forward to having you join our team. For additional questions, please call (352) 333-4585.