Current volunteer opportunities for the Sioux Falls region

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at Sanford Health. Below is a list of current volunteer opportunities at Sanford Health in the Sioux Falls region.

Volunteer Position
Facility
Location

The Sanford USD Medical Center Campus covers a 6X4 block area. Many customers need assistance in finding a physicians office, patient room, outpatient testing area, cafeteria and many other areas. The Way Finding Volunteer opportunity was created to help our customers get to the area in which they are looking for. We are looking for individuals who are outgoing, friendly and can be on their feet for 4 hours and walk 2 to 6 miles during that 4 hour period.

Times:
Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat: 8:00AM - 7:00PM
Requirements:
Aged 16 and up.

Waiting Room Host/Hostess are a liaison between the nursing unit and patient family/friends. Volunteers answer the phone, transfer calls or take message for family and friends of patients. Your responsibilities will include directing or escorting families or friends to different areas in the hospital or just visiting with the patients visitors while they wait.

Times:
Weekdays: 8:00AM - 4:00PM
Requirements:
Aged 16 and up.

This is an excellent opportunity for volunteers interested in Pediatrics or Child Life. Volunteers will assist Pediatric Staff in playing and monitoring pediatric patients, washing toys, reading to patients, and rocking children. Volunteers will also provide supervision during free play time and occasional assistance with planned playroom activities. Volunteers may also assist in admissions and discharging patients.

Times:
Sun, Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat: 9:00AM - 8:00PM
Requirements:
Aged 19 and up. Must have a passion for bettering the emotional and developmental needs of children in the hospital.

Are you interested in a career in Radiology? This would be a great opportunity for you. Volunteers assist the radiology staff with transporting patients, cleaning exam rooms and assist staff with clerical duties. These individuals will work closely with charge tech to define duties.

Times:
Weekdays: 8:00AM - 8:00PM
Requirements:
Aged 16 and up.

Sanford has four outpatient therapy areas. Volunteers in these areas assist therapists in patient treatment. This may include, but is not limited to escorting patients, cleaning equipment, stocking items/equipment, and light clerical duties.

Times:
Weekdays: 7:00AM - 7:00PM
Requirements:
Aged 16 and up.

Would you like to get a feel for what it's like to work in a medical setting? If so, being a G.I. Aide would be great experience. Volunteers in this area assist in discharging patients, cleaning carts, replacing linens and help support staff.

Times:
Weekdays: 8:00AM - 4:00PM
Requirements:
Aged 16 and up.

This is a great volunteer opportunity for those individuals interested in a career in pharmacy! Volunteer assist the pharmacy staff in stocking, sorting and filing.

Times:
Weekdays: 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Requirements:
Aged 16 and up.

Premature infants, known as preemies, come into the world earlier than full-term infants and often begin their lives in Sanford's neonatal intensive care unit. Volunteers provide physical and mental stimulation to the hospitalized infant by rocking, cuddling, singing and supporting the infants.

Times:
: , Sun, Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat: 7:00AM - 12:00AM
Requirements:
Aged 19 and up.

Do you want to make a difference and get some exercise at the same time? Volunteer escorts in the VanDemark Building welcome patients to Sanford and help alleviate the anxiety that sometimes accompanies waiting and take patients to their destination.

Times:
Weekdays: 8:00AM - 4:00PM
Requirements:
Aged 16 and up.

Dakota Café is a bustling place where patients, families and staff catch up and get a bite to eat. Volunteers enhance the atmosphere by warmly greeting guests, carrying trays and keeping tables clean.

Times:
Weekdays: 10:30AM - 2:00PM
Requirements:
Aged 16 and up.
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