Volunteers



Thank you for your interest in volunteering or interning at Slidell Memorial Hospital (SMH). You will find the experience quite rewarding. It is also a great help to the hospital, staff, patients, visitors and community.




Slidell Memorial Hospital Accepting Scholarship Applications

Slidell Memorial Hospital is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2017/2018 school year. Five $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to local students who are enrolled in a medical program at an accredited university/college. Applicants and/or their parents/guardians must be a resident of St. Tammany Parish. Students must be fifty percent (50%) through their college/university curriculum, have a GPA of 2.5 or better and have unmet financial needs. Completed applications must be postmarked by June 30, 2017.

This project is funded by the SMH Volunteers who raise funds from book, jewelry and bake sales throughout the year.

For additional information, please call Volunteer Services at (985) 280-8531.

Click here to download the application.

Benefits of Volunteering or Interning at Slidell Memorial Hospital

Perhaps the first and most important benefit you will get from volunteering or interning at Slidell Memorial Hospital is the satisfaction you will feel by helping others and making a true difference in our community. The intangible benefits alone—such as pride, satisfaction, and accomplishment—are worthwhile reasons to serve. Here at SMH, when you share your time and talents, you also receive the following benefits:
  • Friendships—with staff and other volunteers
  • Educational opportunities; appropriate skills training; CPR (if desired)
  • Annual Tuberculosis screening
  • Annual flu vaccine
  • Inclusion in many hospital social functions
  • Recognition pins and certificates
  • Appreciation activities during National Volunteer and National Hospital Weeks
  • Free meal in the Café with every 5-hour shift worked ($8 limit)
  • Volunteering or interning looks great on resumes and scholarship applications

Volunteer at SMH!

Learn new skills, meet new people, develop new interests and enrich your life.

Click here
to download an Adult Volunteer application!

Click here to download a Volunteer Chaplain application!

Click here to download a Visiting Clergy application!




For additional information regarding volunteer or intern
opportunities at SMH, please contact the Volunteer
Services office at (985) 280-8531.








   






   

 

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