Thank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer at M Health Fairview St. John's Hospital.

This application is for prospective volunteers who are at least 18 years old and not enrolled in high school.  If you are younger than 18 years old or currently enrolled in high school, please complete the high school student application.

  • Fill out the application in its entirety and click submit.
  • You will receive an email confirmation with next steps.
  • Please note, applicants are expected to complete all onboarding tasks within 30 days of their interview.

Name and Contact Information


Volunteer Opportunities

Please choose which position categories you are interested in.  Below are some examples of the types of positions in each category; these are not all-inclusive lists.

  • Patient Companionship
    • Patient Visits, Spiritual Health, Surgery Lounge, Pet Therapy, Integrative Therapies, Musicians
  • Clinical Support
    • Staff Errands, Patient Discharges and Transports, Welcome Center, Surgery Preparation, Emergency Department, Infusion/Cancer Care
  • Administrative Support
    • Clerical, Pharmacy, Nutrition, Supply Chain
  • Off-Site Virtual Support
    • St. John's Hospital Does Not Have Off-Site Virtual Opportunities

Availability and Time Commitment

We ask all volunteers to commit to volunteering at least 100 hours.  For context, this is approximately one four hour shift every week for six months or every other week for a year.  If you can commit to this, please check the box below.

Please indicate the days and times you are usually available to volunteer.

Skills and Experience

Volunteer Experience

Current or previous volunteer experience is not a requirement to volunteer but if you do have any volunteer experience, please list the organization, your role, and the dates volunteered.

If you volunteered at a M Health Fairview COVID-19 vaccination clinic, please check the box below.


If you are currently enrolled in school (college/technical/vocational), please list your school and anticipated date of graduation.

Demographic Information

We believe our volunteers should reflect the diversity of the patients and families who receive care and services at M Health Fairview.  By sharing your demographic information, you will help us reach of our goal of having demographic information for 97% of our volunteers.  The demographic information you provide will not be used to assess your fitness for a volunteer position and will only be shared en masse at an organizational level. 

Your full date of birth and the last four digits of your social security number are required for your health screening and background check.  If you do not have a social security number, please enter 'xxxx' in the box.  

Emergency Contact

Additional Information

Message Preferences

Communication is essential to a good volunteer experience.  We encourage you to stay opted in to all message types.  You can update your preferences or unsubscribe at any time.


I acknowledge that all the information on this application is current and accurate.  I authorize M Health Fairview to verify this information as part of the screening process.  


I am aware that to be accepted as a volunteer, I must have a satisfactory background check, have a negative tuberculosis test, and be immunized for measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR), varicella, COVID-19, and influenza (during flu season).  Vaccine accommodation requests will be reviewed on an individual basis.   


I understand that submitting this application does not guarantee a position as a M Health Fairview volunteer.