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Weekly college program

  • Abbott Northwestern Hospital is the ideal place to provide you with volunteer experience, while giving you insight into the health care setting.

    We offer flexible scheduling that can accommodate semester and class schedule changes. In addition, volunteering at Abbott Northwestern may even help you in your degree program.

    In addition to our weekly college program, we offer Health Care Serve & Learn Experience. Through this program, college students gain valuable experience while participating in the rewarding opportunity to meet with a health care professional.

    Benefits of volunteering

    You will meet all sorts of people, and gain access to employee discounts and free educational programs. Most importantly, you will make a difference in people's lives. Also, you will receive:

    • flexible scheduling
    • complimentary parking, a one-way bus pass or a one-way Metro Mobility pass
    • a $7 meal credit per day
    • access to employee discounts

    Volunteer opportunities

    Guest services

    • Lobby
    • Surgical Waiting Rooms
    • Flower Delivery
    • Gift Shop
    • Guest and Patient Escort

    Patient Services

    • Patient Experience Cart
    • Surgical Services
    • Spiritual Care
    • Emergency Department
    • Physical and Occupational Therapy

    Support Services

    • Special projects