Volunteer Opportunities

Hospice VolunteersThere are various ways to volunteer for Northfield Hospital & Clinics. The Long Term Care Center needs activities assistants or patient companions, as well as help in the Center for Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation, Emergency Department, Breast Care Center, Cancer Care and Infusion Center, and Human Resources in various rolls.  Volunteers are also needed in the gift shop, as clerical assistants, as knitters or for the  Meals on Wheels program the hospital sponsors.

Northfield Hospital volunteers must be at least 16 years old and in good general health. Volunteers are required to attend an orientation session, have a Mantoux Test and commit to a minimum of 2 hours per week.

For more information, call Sara Lippert, volunteer coordinator, at 507-646-1036 or e-mail her at mailto: lipperts@northfieldhospital.org

 

Northfield Hospice Volunteer Program

Hospice Volunteer Working With StaffNorthfield Hospice also has a strong volunteer component. Volunteers are important team members who help with visiting hospice patients and families, help with errands when appropriate and help facilitate responses to need as they arise.

Hospice volunteers receive special education training to help them understand the issues important to patients and families dealing with terminal illness.

If you are interested in this type of volunteer experience, please contact Sara Lippert, Hospice volunteer coordinator, at lipperts@northfieldhospital.org for additional information or questions.

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