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Northside Hospital


Our volunteers enhance the caring and compassionate care Northside Hospital is known for, and we welcome you to join our team! If you would like to meet new people, build valuable skills, and take part in free educational programs and hospital events, please consider applying today. Our opportunities vary from patient care roles throughout the hospital including our Emergency Department, at the front desk and family waiting areas, on our patient care units, and in support of our professionals in Marketing, Human Resources, and in clinical departments. Volunteers receive a free meal for every four-hour shift as well as other benefits.

Those interested in volunteering should complete and submit the application, below, then call Volunteer Services at (727) 528-5959 for an interview. Adult applicants, please complete and email all related forms, including the background check, photo release/confidentiality forms to: prior to your interview. Teens age 15 - 17, please submit the application, complete and email the same forms as above, as well as the parental consent forms, prior to your interview. A PARENT/GUARDIAN MUST ACCOMPANY THEIR CHILD TO THEIR INTERVIEW. Please contact Volunteer Services if you need assistance completing these steps online. Thank you!

Volunteer Application Form

Download Teen Volunteer Program Forms (PDF)

Download Background Check (PDF)

Download Photo and Confidentiality Foms (PDF)

Our Opportunities

  • Chief Comfort Officers (CCOs) to ensure patients' comfort during their stay with us.
  • Care Concierge to ensure our cardiac patients get to all of their follow up appointments (these volunteers personally escort patients to all departments)
  • Emergency Department Concierges assist our patients with registration and keep friends and families informed when their loved one is being carefully attended to in our ER
  • Family Waiting Room Assistants are the critical conduit between patients in our OR, and Cardiovascular and Neuro ICUs, and loved ones in the central family waiting room