Your special skills, interests and time commitment are matched with the needs of St. Luke’s. You may work with patients, families and visitors, or assist staff in a hospital department or clinic. This list represents many of our volunteer positions. It is not inclusive of all volunteer opportunities.
St. Luke's has many volunteer opportunities available. Call Volunteer Services at 218.249.5344 for more information and work with us to put the patient above all else.
Breast Center Reception Desk
Perform clerical duties as needed in a specific department or clinic. Help with office work and duties as requested by clinic staff.
Provide volunteer assistance in clerical, support services, and patient care (i.e., clean rooms after patient discharge, restock blanket warmer, escort visitors.)
Deliver books, magazines and patient comment cards to patient care and waiting areas. Project deliveries to departments and employees.
Greet and direct visitors. Respond to requests for information.
Intensive Care Waiting Area (ICU)
Greet visitors, supply information about the ICU and waiting area. Provide a caring ear for family and friends of patients in ICU. Keep waiting area presentable (coffee area, magazines, etc.).
Organize supply shelves. Pull slides when requested, file slides, assist staff.
Sort and deliver mail to hospital departments/adjacent clinics and pick up out-going mail.
Assist customers, ring up cash, credit, and payroll deduction sales of food, beverages and merchandise. Clean and stock shelves and coolers, mark merchandise, open and close marketplace.
File orders, photocopy, transfer labels, file records, box records, clean shelves.
Group work: Complete special projects—mailings, packet building, inventory supplies, deliveries.
Surgical & Procedural Care
Greet patients as they arrive for surgery/procedures, enter patient arrival time , escort families to patient bedside and doctor consultation rooms, assemble patient charts, answer phones, direct or escort families and visitors to hospital locations.