Doctors Hospital at Renaissance Volunteer

Volunteer Services

At Doctors Hospital at Renaissance we have programs specifically designed for adults, college and hiDoctors Hospital at Renassiance Volunteer Servicesgh school students in which you will have an opportunity to help others and gain knowledge in the medical field.

We welcome and appreciate the contribution of the volunteers to assist in maintaining our excellent standard of care.  Please feel free to fill out an application and let us match your skills and desires to our needs.

For more information about our volunteer opportunities please call:

Cristie Esparza
Volunteer Manager

Adult Volunteers
Our Adult Volunteer Program offers community members who are 18 years of age and older opportunities to interact with patients at various levels of care, provide clerical or administrative support, or to assist hospital team members in other ways that reinforce the hospital's mission of delivering extraordinary patient care.

*Currently, our available volunteer opportunities are restricted to weekdays, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, in various clerical support settings. To download an application, click here.

Summer 2015 VolunTEEN Program
Each summer the hospital offers volunteer opportunities for teens 15-18 years of age. This program provides an excellent opportunity for students to interact with health care professionals and learn in a medical environment. Due to a large number of returning students, space in the program will be limited, so it is extremely important that your application be received by the deadline.

Summer 2015 Update: We are now accepting applications for our Summer 2015 VolunTEEN Program! If you are interested in applying for our summer program, please be sure review the application packet before you apply. Due to a large number of returning students, space in the program will be limited.

Application deadline is April 3, 2015 by 5:00 PM

VolunTEEN Requirements

  • Must be between 15 and 18 years of age as of June 14, 2015 and currently attending high school.
  • Be willing to fully commit to an 8 week program. The program will run from June 15 - August 8, 2015
  • Be able to serve at least 8 hours per week during the summer. A commitment of at least 60 total hours is required.
  • Submit a completed VolunTEEN Application including essay and recommendation.
  • Complete a 500-word essay, stating your reason(s) for volunteering.
  • Attend a mandatory group interview with Volunteer Services.
  • Complete and pass a health screening and TB test.
  • Attend a three-hour orientation on either Saturday, May 30th or Sunday, May 31st.

Dress Code

VolunTEENs take pride in appearance. All VolunTEENs must wear their hospital issued ID badge and uniform at all times. Required uniform polo shirts are available to purchase for $20. The polo is to be worn with khaki bottoms and closed-toe shoes. Jeans, shorts, and sandals are NOT permitted.

VolunTEEN Benefits

  • Sense of Giving Back
  • Develop Professional Skills
  • Meal Cards (Issued for every 4 hour shift)
  • Cafeteria Discount
  • Free Annual TB Screening and Flu Shot
  • End-of-Summer Celebration

Summer 2015 VolunTEEN Program Important Dates

  • Application Deadline: Friday, April 3rd, 5:00 PM
  • Group Interviews: April 6th - April 23rd
  • Final Acceptance Letters Mailed: Friday, May 15th
  • Mandatory Orientation: Saturday, May 30th or Sunday, May 31st
  • Summer Program (8 weeks): June 15th - August 9th
  • Vacation: We allow a maximum of 2 weeks for vacation and/or summer camp. The weeks do not have to be consecutive. However, VolunTEENs must volunteer at least 6 weeks in order to be considered for the program. Vacation time must be submitted by the first day of the program.

Student Observers
The Rehab Center at Renaissance understands the importance of exploring career opportunities through observation. As a Student Observer you will be allowed to observe a rehabilitation professional in his/her work setting and ask them career related questions. This program is open to students, graduates or other adults interested in careers in physical, occupational or speech therapy. In certain instances, high school students can be appropriate for the structured observation program.

*Applications are available upon request.  

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As required by the 2012 Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment; Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment;
Hospital Value-Based Purchasing Program; Physician Self-Referral; and Patient Notification Requirements
in Provider Agreements
final rule, Doctors Hospital at Renaissance, Ltd is disclosing that it is seeking an expansion
exception under Section 6001 of the Affordable Care Act of 2010.

Doctors Hospital at Renaissance proudly meets the federal definition of a “physician-owned hospital” (42 CFR § 489.3).
As required by law, a list of the hospital’s physician owners or investors is available by clicking here.