Volunteers' Hot Jobs
Volunteer Your Time at Upstate University Hospital Community Campus!
The positions listed below are currently available and extremely valuable to the hospital. If you have interest in working in a "hot job" position, please contact Volunteer Services.
Geriatric Emergency Medicine Unit
GemCare – opening July 2, 2014 This unit is designed for the special needs of patients over the age of 65. Volunteers in this unit support the staff by giving patients individualized attention and assistance by utilizing their social skills, patience and enjoyment of this population. Tasks include visiting, offering books or magazines and games, and helping to make them more comfortable and reduce anxiety by just being there. o 8am – 12 pm
4 hour shifts, 7 days a week
o 12 – 4 pm
o 4 – 8 pm
Must enjoy older population and be comfortable in an acute care setting
o 8am – 12 pm
Wellspring Patient Guide
Wellspring is a unique, comprehensive breast care center, offering women in Central New York access to some of the area's leading specialists. By combining physical, psychological and educational services in a single location. Volunteers in this department greet patients, assist with paperwork and guide patients through the building in order to make their stay smoother
12 – 4pm Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Customer service plus
Some clerical tasks
Female volunteers preferred