Renown volunteers give much more than just time and talent – they make a difference for the people and communities we serve.
Volunteers at Renown are appreciated by patients, leaders, employees, visitors and physicians for sharing their time and talent. Our goal is for every volunteer to feel they are making a difference and to have a meaningful and positive experience.
Requirements to volunteer
Volunteers must be 14 years of age and older. All volunteers are required to attend an informational session, complete a medical clearance, background check and attend orientation. Some areas require additional screenings and training. Please allow 4-6 weeks for all screenings to be completed.
The Volunteer Services team is ready help each volunteer complete these requirements. Call us at 775-982-4755 for more information.
Among the benefits of volunteering:
- Flexible scheduling
- Personal growth and satisfaction
- Career experience for high school and college students
- New interests to discover
- New friends in the community
- Recognition during National Volunteers Week in April and a banquet in September
High School Program
Renown Health is once again gearing up for our summer volunteer program June to August 2018! This program is for Juniors and Seniors interested in the medical field that want a sneak peek at what hospital life is all about. Students will have the ability to get up to forty hours of volunteer time during their summer break.
What you can expect: Assisting patients, visitors and staff at either Renown Regional Medical Center or Renown South Meadows Medical Center gaining valuable experience in customer service and enhancing communication skills in a fast paced environment.
For information and an application packet, please call 982-7124 or email VService@renown.org. Application deadline is March 16.
Read Volunteer Stories
Renown’s volunteers have often been featured on BestMEDICINE, Renown’s health and wellness news website. Among the more recent stories: