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 15 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.

Confidentiality Agreement

Adult Volunteer Agreement

Onboarding Checklist

If you are under the age of 18, please complete the following with a parent or guardian and return it to the Volunteer Office. Keep a copy for your records.

Federal Laws for Individuals Under 18

Parent or Guardian Consent Form for Individuals Under 18

Health Information

You will need to provide documentation of the current season’s influenza vaccine and Tdap if working with children/infants. Employee Health will order the blood test for TB.

Please call Employee Health at 240-964-8210 to begin this process.


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