Volunteer Opportunities

Thank you for considering Baptist Health System for donation of your volunteer time.

The goal of our volunteers is to focus on improving what we call the “patient experience” – the way our patients and visitors are supported by the hospital for their medical care. Baptist Health Volunteers are a valuable part of our team, they give loving attention to our patients during their time here.

Baptist Health System is looking for volunteers that are:

  • Friendly, open and reliable
  • Compassionate and sensitive to persons and families facing a life threatening illness
  • Able to understand and adapt to different cultural, racial, spiritual and intellectual needs of a client and family members
  • 18 years of age and older

By becoming a volunteer at Baptist Health Systemm, you can enrich your life by “making a difference” in your community. The volunteers at Baptist Health graciously donate their time and energy into assisting our patients and staff. Depending on your interests and the needs of the facility, there are opportunities to volunteer in patient areas or in an office environment.

Being a volunteer at Baptist Health can provide you with a deep sense of satisfaction and fulfillment.


There are many advantages to becoming a Volunteer at Baptist Health. Whether you are interested in giving back to the community, or would like to pursue a career in the medical field, you will have the opportunity to experience the health care field in a special way. Here is a list of some of the benefits we provide:

  • Free Breakfast or Lunch daily (up to $8.00 value)
  • Flu Shots
  • Tuberculosis Screenings
  • Recognition Luncheon
  • Certificates for Hours Served
  • Smocks


For more information about volunteering at Baptist Health System, please call (479) 441-5555 or click here to download our application packet.

To download the authorization form, click here.
To download the disclosure and authorization form, click here.

For more information on becoming a member of the Baptist Health Auxiliary, please visit the Baptist Health Volunteer Services office at 1001 Towson Avenue, Fort Smith, AR 72901.