Department of Volunteer Services at The Mount Sinai Hospital

In a city as big and diverse as New York, we know you have choices. So, thank you for considering Mount Sinai as your volunteer home. People come with a variety of reasons and goals. You may be looking for a way to give back or pay it forward. You may want to have your first experience in a health care setting or begin a new chapter of your life here. Or you may aspire to realize a long-held dream or nurture a passion. Every volunteer has a unique voice, perspective, and gift to share. As medicine impacts patients lives for the better, the human element has never been more important. Regardless of where you come from, we welcome you.

Have you been pre-selected to volunteer?
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Observers
Domestic Observers - click here
Foreign Observers - click here
Research Volunteers
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Student Interns/Rotators
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Below are the program currently accepting applications at The Mount Sinai Hospital.

CARE/Patient Care CARE ED "Care and Respect for Everyone" volunteers provide bedside comfort and kindness to patients in the Emergency Department. Round on patients to help them feel cared for and heard.

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CARE/Patient Care Inpatient "Care and Respect for Everyone" volunteers provide bedside comfort and kindness to admitted patients. Round on patients to help them feel cared for and heard.

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Child Life Child Life volunteers support infants, children, and adolescents by offering therapeutic activities to meet their social, emotional, and education needs. From cleaning toys to reading books, you know you make an impact.

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Hospital Delirium Program Hospital Delirium Program volunteers receive special training to offer interventions to patients in the ICU or other intensive care areas to help prevent acute confusion known as Delirium.

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Music for Healing Music for Healing volunteers share their gift of music with patients, visitors and staff by playing instruments in the Atrium or at the bedside.

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Take 10 Take 10 Spiritual Care volunteers bring a soothing tea cart with healthy snacks and essential oils to frontline staff who can take a break from their work to have a moment of quiet and reflection.

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