In-house 1917 Clinic Volunteers serve in a specific area within the clinic (waiting room, clinic, research clinic, dental clinic, etc) to assist staff with a variety of projects and tasks (greeting patients, mailings, filing, phone calls & organizational projects.) Clinic Volunteers typically offer 4 hours of time once per week between 8am – 5pm on a set day of the week.
Please apply as a general 1917 Clinic Volunteer and indicate on your application where you would like to serve. Your openness to serve in as many areas as possible will make you more elgible; however do not mark options that do not appeal to you.
In-house Volunteer options are constantly changing as volunteers rotate or new projects are identified in the clinic.
Some options include:
- Clinic Host - welcomes patients in the waiting room, helps new patients with computerized questions, visits with patients and families.
- Research Clinic Volunteer - assists the research nurses and data managers with details of clinical trials (making charts, labeling tubes, filing, charting)
- Medical Records Volunteer - assist the medical records department with filing, documenting, locating charts, etc.
- Patient Reminder - call patients to remind them of speciality appointments, to acknowledge their birthday on behalf of 1917 Clinic, etc.