We are excited you have an interest in becoming a volunteer at Methodist Dallas Medical Center. We offer many challenging and rewarding opportunities in various departments. Volunteers offer an invaluable support throughout the hospital and we strive to match volunteers with an opportunity best suited for their interest and skills.


Applying to Volunteer:

Once we receive your completed application; a coordinator will contact you to learn more about your interest, skills and, availability. We will also answer any questions you have about our program and the areas our volunteers serve.


Volunteer Requirements:

All volunteers are required to complete a background check, attend orientation, complete required health screenings and provide copies of immunizations. We require volunteers complete 100 service hours (3-4 hour scheduled shift per week). A coordinator will work with you to set a schedule. Adult volunteers are 18 years of age and older, high school students will be required to apply through the Junior Volunteer Program Application.


Thank you for your interest in our program and please do not hesitate to call if you have any questions.


Your electronic signature allows us to complete a criminal background check. Please allow up to 10 days for completion. You will be contacted after the application has been processed.


All fields with an asterisk are required. Click "Continue" at the bottom of the form when finished.


Volunteer Interest

1.What are you interested in doing at Methodist Dallas Medical Center?

2. Why did you choose Methodist Dallas Medical Center?




Additional Questions

3. Have you applied or volunteered at another Methodist Health System Campus? Which one and When?


4. Have you had previous volunteer experience? Where and what were your responsibilities?



Volunteer Information


Education

If you're currently not enrolled or have not completed any Academic Program, type in "NONE".



Availability


Emergency Contact


Address History

If you have lived outside Dallas or Tarrant counties during the last seven years, please write your address including city, state, zip code, and dates. If more than three locations are needed, please include the information on a separate sheet.




Employment Information


Background Information

Have you ever been convicted of a crime, been assessed deferred adjudication for a crime, pled guilty or nolo contendere to a crime, or been convicted of any misdemeanor to include DWI or conviction for use, possession, sale of drugs or chemical substances?


Have you ever been convicted of a crime for assault, burglary, theft, or misapropriation of fiduciary property or property of financial institution, or securing document by deception that is punishable as a class A misdemenor?

If yes to either of the above, please explain and give dates:



Application Disclosure

Section must be completed in order for the application to be processed.


As a member of the Methodist Health System Volunteer Services, I understand the services I provide are without pay or other employee benefits, and I am not authorized to do anything directly to or for a patient that requires the knowledge and/or actions of a licensed professional hospital employee.


1. I am not entitled to participate in any employee benefit plans, nor am I covered under any workers compensation or liability insurance policy or program of Methodist Health System or any of its hospitals or affiliated entities.

2. By submitting this application, I hereby assume the full risk of my activities as they relate to my participation in the volunteer program at any Methodist Health System facility.

3. I hereby authorize any physician, hospital or insurance carrier to release to the volunteer program at Methodist Health System all medical information pertaining to my physical ability and/or limitation to perform work functions. I understand that the reason for the disclosure of my medical information is for the sole purpose of providing necessary and relevant information to Methodist Health System to ensure my ability to work safely without an unreasonable risk of injury to myself or others and to comply with applicable government regulations.

4. I hereby agree to release, indemnify, defend and hold harmless the volunteer center, the volunteer program, Methodist Health System, all of their officers, directors, agents, employees, servants, representatives, directors, and attorneys from any and all claims or causes of action of any kind (including claims arising out of the actual or alleged negligence, or the actual or alleged strict liability of the volunteer center, the volunteer program, and/or Methodist Health System).

5. I hereby agree to abide by all rules, policies and guidelines of Methodist Health System, whether verbal or written, while providing volunteer services at Methodist Health System or any of its affiliated entities. I agree to wear appropriate attire, including an identification badge identifying me as a volunteer, all as requested by Methodist Health System.

6. I understand and agree that Methodist Health System may require me to immediately withdraw from providing any and all volunteer services in the event my conduct, demeanor or cooperation is unsatisfactory to Methodist Health System, in Methodist Health System's sole discretion.

7. I hereby agree that to the extent the volunteer services I perform cause me to gain knowledge of confidential patient and/or business information, I will not disclose or produce any confidential patient and/or business information outside the volunteer services which I am providing to Methodist Health System unless expressly authorized by Methodist Health System in writing. I acknowledge and understand that unauthorized access, use, disclosure or reproduction of any patient information in violation of this Agreement may result in my immediate removal from Methodist Health System facilities. I agree that I will take appropriate steps to protect any confidential patient information that I gain access to while providing the volunteer services. I agree to notify Methodist Health System of any violations of the agreements I have made or any improper uses or disclosures of confidential patient information by anyone.

8. I agree that nothing in this application or the agreements I have made changes nor should be interpreted to change my status as a volunteer of Methodist Health System.

9. I represent and warrant that I have read this application and all its terms and conditions, fully understand its contents, have submitted this application and thereby agree to all terms and conditions stated herein of my own free will, and agree to be bound hereby for all times during and after my volunteer analysis services are completed.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Fair Credit Reporting Act, I have been given notice that an investigative consumer report may be made in connection with my application. If I am denied the opportunity to provide volunteer service, either wholly or partly because of information contained in a consumer report, a disclosure will be made to me of the name and address of the consumer agency making such a report. I authorize my personal references/volunteer organizations to provide any information they may have regarding me and release them and Methodist Health System from all liability for any damage whatsoever for providing or obtaining this information whether or not it is on their records. Failure to satisfactorily comply with the rules, regulations, and guidelines of Volunteer Services and the Hospital may be cause for termination of services. I understand all applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, disability, marital status, or ancestry.


I certify that the information on this application is complete and correct to the best of my knowledge.


Typing the name listed below shall have the same force and effect as my signature and by typing such name below and submitting this application form, I agree to all terms and conditions stated herein.


**BEFORE CLICKING ON CONTINUE**

**YOU MUST FILL THIS SECTION OUT WITH YOUR COMPLETE NAME FOR US TO PROCESS YOUR APPLICATION**



Additional Questions


Agreement

To submit your application, you must indicate your agreement to all terms and conditions contained on this application and to certify the accuracy of all information you provide in this application. Submit your application and indicate your agreement and indicate your certification by checking the "I Agree" button below.