Serve Others as a Hospital Volunteer
When you volunteer at a hospital, you have the priceless opportunity to help others recover after an illness or injury. AdventHealth Heart of Florida, formerly Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center, offers boundless volunteer opportunities in Davenport, Florida for individuals interested in extending – and spreading – the healing ministry of Christ.
Welcome patients and visitors into the hospital, offer a comforting remark, or help with simple day-to-day tasks. Together, we can make our community healthier and stronger.
Sign Up to Volunteer Today
As an AdventHealth Heart of Florida volunteer, you can make a difference in the lives of people every day by offering support and comfort to patients and families, and make others’ days a little brighter. Join us as we build a healthier community. Complete your volunteer application. After a personal interview and background check, our team will match your skills, talents and interests to a hospital volunteer need.
Give the Gift of Service
The volunteers at AdventHealth Heart of Florida make a difference in the lives of countless individuals – patients, families, friends and visitors. We call on our volunteers to help our hospital run smoothly and welcome people into our doors. Discover how you can make an impact on your community.
- Volunteer Opportunities
With as little as four hours a week, you can become a member and make an impact on our patients and families. Volunteer opportunities include:
- Admissions/Outpatient Desk
- Center for Day Surgery
- Chart Collation
- Clerical Assisting
- Courtesy Carts
- Diagnostic Imaging
- Gift Shop
- Hospital Event Assistance
- Materials Management
- Mother/Baby Care
- Patient Escort
- Patient Information Desk
- Physician’s Office Building Desk
- Radiology Attendant
- TLC (Tender Loving Care)
- Volunteer Benefits
There are many benefits to volunteering at the hospital, besides making an impact on the health, wellness and happiness of others.
Research has shown that volunteering is also good for your body, mind and spirit:
- Boost your self-confidence
- Feel happy and grateful
- Foster important social relationships and skills
- Make new friends
- Reduce stress, anger and anxiety
- Stay engaged with your community
Our volunteer are also eligible for a free annual flu shot in the hospital.
- Volunteer Training
Our volunteers play an important role in our hospital. That’s why we ask new volunteers to attend an orientation. This required training covers our mission, recognition, service openings, benefits, rules and regulations.
Training sessions on completed with an experienced volunteer or staff member in your assigned service area. It will be completed on your first day of service. Volunteer Requirements
- Volunteer Requirements
We welcome individuals who share our mission and passion for helping others. However, we do ask that all volunteers are 18 years or older and complete the following requirements:
- A Tuberculin Skin Test (provided free of charge in our WorkMed Office)
- Background Check
- In-person Interview
We do not accept applications from individuals in need of court-ordered community service hours or school credits.
During your volunteer shift, you will also be asked to wear a photo ID and uniform at all times.
Learn more about our volunteer requirements by calling Call863-422-4971.