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UF Health North is looking for caring individuals to join our team of volunteers. Located in North Jacksonville on Max Leggett Parkway near Interstate 95, UF Health North is a state‑of‑the‑art medical complex that includes a 92-bed hospital with an adult and pediatric emergency center and an outpatient multispecialty medical office building. We offer many interesting volunteer opportunities. For more information, please contact Agatha Arline at (904) 427-4271.

In addition to the joy that you will receive from helping others, you can:

  • Spend your free time productively
  • Form lasting friendships
  • Broaden your skills and knowledge
  • Explore career opportunities
  • Meet school community service requirements

Why Volunteer?

Volunteers are assigned to many different departments at UF Health North based on availability, interests, skill and abilities. Patient contact is available for those who prefer it, or you may choose to work behind the scenes. Whatever your interest or special skills are, we have exciting and challenging opportunities for you.

In addition to the personal satisfaction you will receive from helping others, our volunteers receive a free meal from our cafeteria during each four-hour shift. Free flu shots are also available to volunteers during flu season each year.

You can be sure that at UF Health North, you will make a difference!

Volunteer Opportunities at UF Health North

Patient Navigator/Guest Services

Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Volunteers greet and assist patients and visitors in the main lobby of UF Health North. Volunteers will provide general customer service and escort patients to different areas within the complex if needed.

Emergency Room Volunteer

Any day, 7 a.m. – 9 p.m.
The primary role of an emergency department volunteer is to visit patients and family members and assist them with non-clinical tasks and comfort measures. A volunteer may assist with additional duties and responsibilities, such cleaning and restocking emergency department items.

Radiology Volunteer

Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Volunteers will assist the staff at the front desk and help provide a welcoming environment by greeting the patients, escorting them to registration, examination rooms and other areas if needed.

Outpatient Surgery Volunteer

Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
In this role, volunteers will assist nursing staff by providing non-clinical support to patients and families by helping provide customer service, emotional support and comfort.

For more information on volunteering at UF Health North please contact us.