If you are interested in sharing your time and your unique talents, we welcome your contributions! UPMC Western Maryland relies on volunteers as a vital part of the ongoing care we provide.  There are many opportunities to get involved at one of our locations and we have something for almost everyone. Volunteering is mutually beneficial for the health system, the volunteer, and the community.

Volunteer Voice

Current Volunteer Opportunities

UPMC Western Maryland offers a wide variety of rewarding volunteer opportunities for folks of all ages. Volunteering is a great way to be of service to your community and to make new friends as well.

WMHS Auxiliary

Hospital Volunteers (teens and adults):

  • CIRU Recreation Assistant
  • Office Assistant (various departments)
  • Mail Room
  • Medical Arts Building Greeter
  • Same Day Surgery Waiting Room
  • Information Desk
  • Patient Advocate
  • Gift Shop
  • And many more!


Wellness Ambassadors

Volunteer Application

If you are interested in applying to become a UPMC Western Maryland volunteer, you can complete the volunteer–adult or teen–application online by clicking on the following links. Please note, teens must be between ages 14 and 17.

Adult Application

Teen Application


New Volunteer Orientation is provided via this website to allow new volunteers to readily have access to information necessary for meeting orientation requirements for placement. This orientation must be completed prior to the first day of your placement.

Volunteer Orientation Manual

Important Documents

Please read and complete the following to be considered for a volunteer position at UPMC Western Maryland.

If you are under the age of 18, please complete the Federal Laws for Teens under 18 Years of Age.

If you are under the age of 18, please print this Parent Consent Form, have a parent or guardian sign it, and return it to the Volunteer Office.

Health Requirements

  • Complete Immunization Record/History with dates of disease, vaccine or titer. If you are able to obtain a copy of your immunization record, please attach it to this form.
  • Employee Health will administer the two step PPD skin test. When you have completed this form and your physician has signed it, please contact Employee Health at 240-964-8210 for an appointment. If your physician requires that one PPD be done before he/she signs the form, you may go to a local clinic to have that done. Employee Health will need documentation of this PPD if done at a clinic. Employee Health will administer the second PPD.

If you have any questions about completion of this form, please contact Employee Health at 240-964-8210.



For more information on volunteering at UPMC Western Maryland, please call 240-964-8499.