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AHMC Anaheim Regional Medical Center is dedicated to providing all of our patients and visitors with quality medical care. We believe that our commitment to the community does not stop at providing evidence based clinical care but goes beyond to include support care.

Here at AHMC Anaheim Regional Medical center, we have a vibrant volunteer program with more than 100 volunteers. These dedicated volunteers can be found serving in different areas of Anaheim Regional Medical Center, interacting with a wide range of individuals from: healthcare professionals, administrative staff, visitors, and patients. As a volunteer at AHMC Anaheim Regional Medical Center, you will be part of a team that is committed to helping others.

For more information about our Volunteer Services or available opportunities please call: Human Resources Department: (714) 999-6113

Gain by Giving:

In addition to experiencing the satisfaction of helping your community by volunteering you will:

  • Become part of a team.
  • Develop new skills.
  • Enjoy new experiences.
  • Enrich your life through the good feeling of helping others.
  • Exercise.
  • Flexible schedules.
  • Free flu shot.
  • Free parking.
  • Free meal tickets available.
  • Learn about the hospital and medical professions.
  • Make new friends.
  • Meet new people.
  • Offer comfort and support to patients and their loved ones.
  • Studies have shown that helping others and volunteering can improve your health!

We'd Love to Have You Volunteer at AHMC Anaheim Regional Medical Center:

  • If you have a caring, positive, friendly attitude -- interact with patients by volunteering in a service position.
  • If you would like to volunteer without patient interaction -- we have clerical and support jobs for you too.

Volunteer Areas:

  • Chaplain Volunteer
  • Clerical Support
  • Critical Care Waiting Room
  • Customer Service
  • Gift Shop
  • Mended Hearts
  • Music Therapy
  • Neonatal Intensive Care
  • Pet Therapy
  • Surgery Waiting Room

Volunteer Service Application

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer at AHMC Anaheim Regional Medical Center, please print and complete the Volunteer Service Application Form and submit it to Human Resources in the lobby of the main hospital building.

Chaplain Volunteer

A Chaplain Associate Volunteer visits patients and family members in all areas of the hospital, listens and responds to emotional and spiritual needs, and refers those with further needs to the chaplain, community clergy, and other hospital departments (i.e. nursing, social services).

Clerical Support Volunteer

A volunteer in Clerical Support will assist various departments with the completion of clerical tasks. This includes but is not limited to: filing, batching, sorting, typing, data entry, preparing educational information and mailings, and answering telephone calls.

There are volunteer positions available in both nursing and non-nursing departments.

Critical Care Waiting Room Volunteer

A volunteer in the Critical Care Waiting Room will interact with the families of patients in the intensive care units. They are there to serve the unit and its patients, visitors and staff. Volunteers may take phone messages, provide blankets, check on the patients' condition and act as a liaison between staff and visitor.

Customer Service Volunteer

A Customer Service Volunteer will assist AHMC Anaheim Regional Medical Center in increasing our patient satisfaction. These volunteers will greet patients and visitors and provide answers and guidance.

Gift Shop Volunteer

In the Gift Shop, there are 2 different volunteer positions; one position gives volunteers the opportunity to work within the Gift Shop itself, the other involves more patient interaction in working directly with magazine deliveries with the Gift Shop Chairman.

A volunteer inside the Gift Shop will assist the Gift Shop Chairman in running the Gift Shop. Responsibilities consist of (but are not limited to): assisting customers with purchases, keeping shelves clean, and re-stocking merchandise.

Mended Hearts Volunteer

A Mended Hearts Volunteer will visit cardiac patients & family members as requested by the Cardiac Rehabilitation Inpatient Nurse to provide support and comfort (must become an active member of the Mended Hearts Chapter).

Music Therapy Volunteer

Volunteers in Music Therapy provide our patients and visitors with the healing, comforting, and calming effects from our hospital lobby.

Neonatal Intensive Care

Our tiniest patients in the NICU need the comfort and warmth of a volunteer to help them develop and grow by being cradled.

Pet Therapy Volunteer

Our Pet Therapy Program (known as PAWS) brings comfort and joy to our patients through visits to the bedside. Pets must be certified through Therapy Dogs of Southern California (TDI) or Delta Society.

Surgery Waiting Room

A Volunteer at the Surgery Desk Waiting Room will keep waiting families of surgery patients informed about the movement of the patient from the operating room to the recovery room and the patients' room.* Volunteers will also act as a host/hostess to persons in the Double Eleven waiting area and act as an information resource to the public, offering visitors access to coffee, magazines, and directions to the cafeteria.

* As a volunteer, it is not your responsibility to give medical updates to the families. Your role is to communicate between the physician/nurse and the patient's families.

For more information about our Volunteer Services or available opportunities please call: Human Resources Department at (714) 999-6113