Thank you for applying to volunteer at Harris Health System! 

 

Update: To prevent the spread of COVID-19, in-person volunteer activity has been suspended throughout the entire organization. We currently have a limited number of virtual, contactless volunteer opportunities available for volunteers with internet and phone access.
When we resume normal operations after COVID-19, you can volunteer on patient care units or non-contact assignments, as well as in key hospital areas.

As part of our application process, we require documentation of the following vaccinations: (Note: Virtual Volunteers will not need to upload vaccination requirements at this time, but will be required to update when onsite volunteering resumes

  • Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) for volunteers born after 1957 - two doses or laboratory evidence of immunity are required.
  • Varicella (chicken pox)- two doses, laboratory evidence of immunity, or medical diagnosis of history of varicella disease are required
  • Pertussis - one dose is required. 
  • Tuberculosis test - negative skin test or negative chest x-ray is required. TB skin tests are provided free of charge through Harris Health Occupational Health Services.
  • Influenza - one dose is required annually September - March. Occupational Health Services provides flu shots free of charge during the flu season.  

Reminder:Please log-in to the Volunteer Portal to continue to manage this application and upload required documents.

Read more about our application process and requirements here or feel free to contact our office via volunteer@harrishealth.org or 713-873-2227 should you have any further questions.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at Harris Health!  

VIRTUAL VOLUNTEER PRE-SCREENING QUESTIONS

Virtual opportunities require ability to connect to web and phone applications to complete tasks.

Please respond to the questions below so that we can determine if you meet the minimum requirements to be successful in a virtual (remote) opportunity.

If you do not have access to these items, a virtual opportunity is not the best for you at this time. 

VOLUNTEER INFORMATION

EMERGENCY CONTACT INFORMATION

EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION
VOLUNTEER INFORMATION
*Are you a returning volunteer?
Please select the location of your choice. For a map of Harris Health Locations click here.
Please indicate your availability below:
Please indicate your best availabilty:
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

PHOTO RELEASE:
As a Harris Health volunteer, I realize that my image may be taken at hospital celebrations and other media events. I give my permission to the Harris Health System Director of Volunteer & Guest Services and the Administrative Director of Corporate Communications to use my image in any appropriate and related materials that will promote or otherwise publicize the Volunteer & Guest Services department or Harris Health.*

BACKGROUND CHECK AUTHORIZATION:
Choose if you have ever been convicted of or been on defferred adjudication for, or are you now either awaiting trial for or on deferred adjudication for, a felony or misdemeanor.
CONFIDENTIALITY AGREEMENT:
I agree to use confidential or proprietary information only as needed to perform my volunteer duties.  This means I will not access confidential or proprietary information without legitimate need/permission, nor in any way divulge, copy, release, sell, lend, revise, alter, or destroy any confidential or proprietary information belonging to Harris Health System.  I understand that I will be automatically dismissed as a volunteer if I do not respect my responsibility for maintaining confidentiality.

 

If accepted as a Harris Health System Volunteer, I agree to the following:

DOCUMENT UPLOADS:

You may upload your documents now or log-in again to submit them by clicking UPLOAD DOCUMENTS.

Forms can be found on the DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT tab of the menu.