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Stony Brook University Medical CenterStony Brook University Medical Center
By becoming a volunteer at Stony Brook University Medical Center you are joining an organization dedicated to the highest standards of patient care, medical education, and scientific research. A Commitment to excellence at Stony Brook University Medi... Read more
By becoming a volunteer at Stony Brook University Medical Center you are joining an organization dedicated to the highest standards of patient care, medical education, and scientific research. A Commitment to excellence at Stony Brook University Medical Center is essential to serving the health care needs of the Long Island community. As employees and volunteers, we are responsible for ensuring patient -centered quality care by striving for excellence in all that we do and for creating a positive work environment. You can help. You are a part of it.
The Stony Brook University Medical Center Mission is to provide excellence in: *Patient Care *Community Service *Education *Research
Volunteers at Stony Brook University Medical Center choose their volunteer assignment from a list of over 60 different assignments that are available in the Medical Center.
Some assignments provide lots of patient contact. These assignments are ideal for volunteers who are interested in learning about specific aspects of healthcare, need experience working with patients for acceptance into certain academic programs or who simply want to help individual patients.
For volunteers who are more comfortable working in an office environment, there are many clerical assignments that involve helping hospital staff behind the scenes by answering phones, typing, filing, etc.
For volunteers who like to work with the public, there are assignments that involve helping visitors, patients and staff by giving out information at the Information Desk or working in the Auxiliary Gift Shop. These assignments are perfect for individuals who enjoying working with many people.