Volunteer Opportunities

Interested in getting more involved in the community and around campus? HMA will be offering special volunteering opportunities for students who are interested in getting out and about!

Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities

Clinical Opportunities

Organization: Baylor, Scott & White Health
Classification: Health System
Opportunities: Healthcare/Hospital
Location: North & Central Texas
Contact: 800.422.9567
Application Required: Yes
Commitment: 4 hours per week
Website: http://www.baylorhealth.com/About/Community/Volunteer/Pages/Default.aspx
Description: A non-profit health care system focusing on innovation and research to provide advanced health care options, treatments and procedures.

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Organization: DME Exchange of Dallas
Classification: Healthcare Nonprofit
Opportunities: Healthcare
Location: Dallas
Contact: 214-997-3639
Application Required: Yes
Commitment: Varies by Position
Website: http://www.dfwdmeexchange.org
Description: A “green” clearinghouse that collects, refurbishes, and sanitizes idle DME across Dallas and matches it with the ill and injured whose income and insurance won’t cover doctor-ordered equipment.

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Organization: Methodist Hospital
Classification: Health System
Opportunities: Healthcare/Hospital
Location: North Texas
Contact: See website for location contact information
Application Required: Yes
Commitment: 4 hours per week
Website: http://www.methodisthealthsystem.org/volunteer
Description: Methodist Health System is one of North Texas’ oldest nonprofit health systems. It’s gone through many changes over the decades, but the mission has always been the same — commitment to the health and well-being of the community.

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Organization: Texas Health Presbyterian Dallas
Classification: Hospital
Opportunities: Healthcare/Hospital
Location: 8200 Walnut Hill Lane,Dallas,TX 75231
Contact: 214-345-7580
Application Required: Yes
Commitment: 4 hours per week, minimum 6 months
Website: http://texashealth.org/dallasvolunteers
Description: There are myriad ways for volunteers to enrich their own lives and those of countless patients and visitors to Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. When you become a volunteer at Texas Health Dallas, you join a team of caring professionals whose mission is to improve the health of the people in the community they serve. Together with physicians on the medical staff, the vision is to be recognized by the community for faith-based care delivery, illness prevention and health education.

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Organization: Texas Health Presbyterian Dallas
Classification: Hospital
Opportunities: SERV Volunteer Program
Location: 8200 Walnut Hill Lane,Dallas,TX 75231
Contact: 214-345-7580
Application Required: Yes
Commitment: 100 hours total in one semester
Website: http://texashealth.org/dallasvolunteers
Description: The SERV Volunteer program is open to all college students wishing to pursue a health-care career. In order to meet the needs of students whose schedules change each semester, SERV students will only be required to work one semester. New applicants to the hospital will be required to work two volunteer shifts for SERV as well as 100 hours total in the semester. SERV orientation is mandatory and will be held Monday, January 19, 2015 all day.

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Organization: Young Professionals for Parkland (Parkland Hospital)
Classification: Hospital Professional Group
Opportunities: Healthcare
Location: 5201 Harry Hines Blvd., Dallas, TX 75235
Contact: Vidya Ayyr, (214) 590-8040, Vidya.Ayyr@phhs.org
Application Required: Yes
Commitment: None
Website: http://www.parklandhospital.com/phhs/young-professionals.aspx.
Description: A group (ages 21-45) that is passionate about public health and wellness. Our mission is to “help the county, heal the community.” Through building a strong network of health advocates in Dallas County, YP4P will work to promote health education, service and leadership. This organization hosts networking events, happy hours, volunteer events and exclusive events such as tours of the new hospital and recently a breakfast with leaders event.

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General Volunteer Opportunities

Organization: Volunteer Center of North Texas
Classification: Volunteer Matching Service
Location: North Texas
Application Required: No
Commitment: No
Website: http://www.volunteernorthtexas.org
Description: We recruit volunteers to serve with our nonprofit, corporate and municipal members, while also providing a wide range of infrastructural programs and services that build capacity for our clients.

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Organization: Volunteer Match
Classification: Volunteer Matching Service
Application Required: Account required
Commitment: None
Website: http://www.volunteermatch.org
Description: VolunteerMatch strengthens communities by making it easier for good people and good causes to connect. The organization offers a variety of online services to support a community of nonprofit, volunteer and business leaders committed to civic engagement.