Mercy Regional Health Center

College Students

Are you a college student interested in a healthcare career and looking to get some experience in a medical setting? Then we've got just the thing for you. The college-level student volunteer program at Mercy Regional allows you to observe actual medical teams in action in the Emergency Department and other patient-care areas. This is an ideal opportunity for students who are currently enrolled in pre-nursing or pre-med programs.

Read more about specific positions below, or go ahead and apply. We look forward to working with you!

College Student Opportunities
Below are descriptions of just a few of our openings. During the interview process, we can discuss which volunteer position will suit you best.

Emergency Department
There's no better way to get acquainted with the exciting, busy nature of a career in medicine than in the Emergency Department. You'll support patients and families who are visiting the ER while assisting staff by running errands and helping with a variety of tasks. Stay in the center of the action and help out Emergency Department staff all at the same time!

Patient-Care Floor
Volunteering on the Patient-Care Floor is a great opportunity to get up-close experience with medical work. You'll prepare patients for their meals, assist staff with meal distribution, and check with patients and visitors to see what they need. Best of all, you'll get a good idea of what the day-to-day life of a healthcare professional is like.