I want to volunteer

Nearly 200 dedicated volunteers at GRMC work alongside health care professionals to give our patients, their families and visitors compassionate and friendly care. Volunteering at GRMC means joining a tradition of caring for neighbors, servicing our community, and developing strong connections with other volunteers, physicians and staff.

Volunteers can make an impact all around the hospital such as the front information desks, outpatient waiting areas, gift shop, as well as departments including Imaging, Maintenance, Surgery, Endoscopy, Medical Records, and more. Whether you work from home or you’re a seasoned professional, student or retiree, there is always a need for dedicated, compassionate citizens to help GRMC serve its patients and community.

Hospital Volunteer Program

At GRMC, we view volunteers as a integral part of our team and take great pride in providing caring and compassionate individuals to assist in various departments throughout the hospital. Our exceptional volunteers assist patients with way-finding and answering questions at the information desk, delivering magazines to many department waiting areas, visiting with patients and families, filing, and so much more. For further questions, contact our Director of Volunteer Services, Teresa Laechelin, at (830) 401-7620, or tlaechelin@grmedcenter.com.

Steps for Application:
1. Submit application by clicking HERE. Please allow 5 to 7 business days to process.
2. Interview – Volunteer Services will contact you to schedule a time.
3. Completion of requirements, including a health screening, background check, and verification of references.
Once all steps are successfully completed, you will become a volunteer at GRMC!

Hospice Volunteer Program

As a volunteer for Guadalupe Regional Hospice, you have the opportunity to make a real difference in people’s lives by providing support to hospice patients, their families and caregivers. As part of the Hospice Team, you help provide support that focuses on improving the quality of life for patients and their families faced with a life-limiting illness. The primary goals of hospice care are to provide comfort, relieve physical, emotional, and spiritual suffering, and to promote the dignity of terminally ill patients.

To learn more about our Hospice Volunteer Program, Contact our Hospice department at (830) 401-7561 or contact the Director of Volunteer Services, Teresa Laechelin at (830) 401-7620 or tlaechelin@grmedcenter.com.

Steps for Application:
1. Submit application by clicking HERE. Please allow 5 to 7 business days to process.
2. Interview – Volunteer Services will contact you to schedule a time.
3. Completion of requirements, including a health screening, background check, and verification of references.
Once all steps are successfully completed, you will become a Hospice volunteer at GRMC!

Student Volunteer Program

GRMC’s Student Volunteer Program serves to assist students with gaining volunteer and/or observation hours for schooling. The Student Volunteer Program is offered year around. For further questions about this program, contact our Director of Volunteer Services, Teresa Laechelin, at (830) 401-7620, or tlaechelin@grmedcenter.com.

Steps for Application:
1. Submit application by clicking HERE. Please allow 5 to 7 business days to process.
2. Interview – Volunteer Services will contact you to schedule a time.
3. Completion of requirements, including a health screening, background check, and verification of references.
Once all steps are successfully completed, you will become a volunteer at GRMC!

Junior Volunteer Program

GRMC also offers a Summer Junior Volunteer Program opportunity for student’s ages 14 to 18. To learn more about the Summer Junior Volunteer Program, contact our Director of Volunteer Services, Teresa Laechelin, at (830) 401-7620, or tlaechelin@grmedcenter.com.

Download Junior Volunteer Application