Thank you for your interest in volunteering at New London Hospital.
At NLH we are privileged to have dedicated volunteers of all ages who contribute their time, talent and energy in a variety of ways throughout the organization. Our employees, medical staff and volunteers work together to be an outstanding Community Hospital.
"Volunteerism is the Act of doing Volunteer work in Community Service"
1. Fill out the appropriate application form and submit it to Volunteer Services on-line or by mail.
2. After we review your application materials and check references, we will contact you to schedule an interview. During this meeting we will review New London Hospital's facility, policies on confidentiality, and schedule you to participate in the Volunteer Orientation.
3. If both parties agree to move forward, we will ask you to:
4. The last step is to ensure that all of your records (application, references, TB test, flu immunization and confidentiality and policy sign off sheets) are in place before you begin volunteering.
Note: Your volunteer training will depend on where you are placed. Some departments require new volunteers to "shadow" a seasoned volunteer in order to learn necessary skills.
Volunteer opportunities may be available in the following areas. Please call 603-526-5133 to inquire about specific openings.
ABC's Childcare, Assistant to Teachers
Business Office, Clerical/Admin. Support
Clough Center, Companion Program, PT/OT Aid, Music to Dine By, Patient Support
Mail Room, Sorting and delivery of mail throughout the hospital, Delivery of mail to the Post Office
Cafeteria Service, Counter Service, Cashier, Lobby Coffee Cart
Facilities, Recycling Program, Grounds and Maintenance
Front Desk, Reception, Greeting, Information
Marketing, Community Affairs, Administrative and Event Support
Medical/Surgical Inpatient Unit, Patient Support
The Friends' Shop at NLH, Customer Service and Sales
Rehab and Sports Medicine, Patient Support, Practice Support; volunteer involvement limited due to criteria in patient setting
Newport Health Center, Clerical
Please feel free to contact Volunteer Services if you have any questions. We look forward to having you become a part of our team.