Thank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer at M Health Fairview Woodwinds Hospital.
This application is for prospective volunteers who are at least 15 years old and currently enrolled in high school. If you have graduated from high school, please complete the adult application.
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.
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. We understand your availability may change each semester or during the summer and we will try to accommodate these changes with advanced notice.
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.
Please list your school and anticipated date of graduation.
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.
Please list one parental/guardian contact and one emergency contact. If you have a medical emergency, we will contact your parent/guardian first. If we are unable to reach them, we will contact your emergency contact.
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.
The volunteer services e-newsletter is sent monthly.
These messages alert you to open shifts or inform you of new volunteer opportunities.
These messages contain important information about volunteering such as mandatory annual education, training and education opportunities, and annual flu vaccines.
These messages are any that are not included the above categories.
These messages notify you of your upcoming shifts.
Volgistics Volunteer Alerts sends reminders, alerts, and custom messages from System Operators and
Coordinators. Use this section to opt-in and opt-out of text messaging (also known as "SMS"),
and initially set how you would like to receive messages. Your messages can be delivered as emails,
text messages, or none. You can change this at any time through VicNet. View supported phone carriers.
Message and Data Rates May Apply. For help or information on this program send "HELP" to 28344.
You can send "STOP" to 28344 at any time to opt out. For additional assistance, call 888-891-6978 or
Message frequency based on account settings.
Messages are not guaranteed to be delivered. All messages will be sent by email until you respond "YES"
to the welcome text message sent after the application form is submitted. Message preferences
can be changed in VicNet on the Account tab.
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.