Coronavirus update

Thank you for entrusting us with your health care. We understand the concern and uncertainty you may be feeling about coronavirus (also known as COVID-19). With your care and safety in mind, we are changing how we provide some services.

Your health and safety are our top priorities, today and every day. We are here to provide you with the care and support you need. We encourage you to stay informed about how to stay healthy and to learn what steps to take if you think you have COVID-19. For the most up-to-date information on Allina Health's coronavirus response, and the information you need to stay healthy, learn more here.


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Call 612-863-4816 or email us
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Volunteer

To protect the health and safety of our patients and staff, we have suspended all in-person volunteer programs and services until further notice. 

Learn more about coronavirus (COVID-19).

If you want to make an impact on your community or spend some time giving back to those who need help, consider volunteering at Abbott Northwestern Hospital.

By volunteering at Abbott Northwestern Hospital, you will make a difference in people’s lives. Volunteers from age 15 will have the opportunity to serve patients, guests and employees.

How to become a volunteer

  1. Submit an online application
  2. You will receive a link on how to complete the required steps to volunteer after you submit an online application:
    • Complete independent online orientation session within two weeks of submitting online application.
    • Complete health clearance form and screening.
    • Background study submitted by volunteer services on all applicants over 18 years of age.
  3. Once you completed steps 1 and 2, a staff member from the volunteer office will contact you with information on how to schedule your onsite onboarding shift.