Parkview Whitley Hospital


As a Parkview Whitley Hospital volunteer, you become an important part of the hospital and service team. Your efforts will benefit the hospital and the patients we serve in countless ways. By volunteering, you can obtain personal satisfaction from contributing to the welfare of those in need. Every year, many volunteers find fulfillment, practical work experience and companionship at Parkview Whitley Hospital.

To be considered for a volunteer position, you must:

  • Submit an application
  • Provide proof of age (16 years or older)
  • Provide one personal reference
  • Interview
  • Be screened for TB (tuberculosis testing and reading required)
  • Attend orientation

Volunteer Positions


Welcome our guests, escort, transport wheelchair patients and run errands. Thi sposition requires the ability to be on your feet and on the go.

Gift Shop Cashier

Operate the cash register and credit card machine, provide customer service to our guests and help with other tasks in the gift shop.

Clerical Assistant

Many of our clerical areas use volunteer assistance with a variety of duties.

Meals on Wheels Driver

Deliver meals to those who are homebound within one-mile of the city limits in Columbia City.

Clinic Assistant

Help with telephones, room changes, escorts and a variety of tasks for our outpatient clinics.


The volunteer chaplains are local clergy who are placed on a list and called as needed to assist patients or families with their spiritual needs.

Volunteer Benefits

As a token of our appreciation for giving your time as a volunteer at Parkview Whitley Hospital, we offer the following benefits to all of our volunteers.

  • Free meal when you volunteer four hours or deliver Meals on Wheels
  • Free annual flu shot
  • The day you volunteer you get a 10 percent discount in the Gift Shop
  • In your birthday month, you get at 20 percent discount in the Gift Shop
  • Free access to the Parkview Whitley Hospital Fitness Center
  • Savings at the Parkview Whitley Hospital pharmacy (cost/plus plan)
  • Annual volunteer recognition banquet

Apply as a volunteer – download application

Completed applications can be dropped off at Parkview Whitley Hospital or emailed to carrie.hoffman@parkview.com.

Carrie Hoffman
Director of Foundation and Volunteers
(260) 248-9802


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