Student “Volunteen” Program

The Volunteen program offers teens (14-18) who may be interested in pursuing a career in healthcare an opportunity to experience the healthcare setting. We open up the Volunteen program to participants for our summer program and our school-year program. If you are interested in applying for the 2017/2018 School Year program, the next application process starts in August 2017.

New Volunteen Applicants

Please note that the application process for the Volunteen program includes the following:

  • A 25-50 word statement on why the student wants to volunteer at WRMC. Email a 25-50 word statement on why you want to join the Westside Volunteen program to Once that is received you will be sent a Volunteen Application Packet. The packets are due back by August 31, 2017.
  • Volunteer application (will be emailed to students after the statement is received. It must be completed and returned to the volunteer office by August 31, 2017. The packet contains:
    • Volunteen application
    • Parental consent form
    • School recommendation
    • Copy of Immunization Record. The Record must include evidence of Hepatitis Vaccines and Tuberculin Test (if done in the 6 months) or BCG (if born in a foreign country).
    • Background Check application
  • Once the completed packet is returned (deadline is August 31, 2017) you and your parent/guardian will be scheduled for an interview with the program during the week of Sept 5th, 2017.
  • If you are accepted into the program you will need to attend a Mandatory Volunteen Orientation on September 14, 2017 from 3pm - 6pm.
  • Program slots are limited!

If you have any questions, please email Jenny Mackie at

Returning Volunteens

  • If you are a returning volunteer please email Jenny Mackie with this subject line - YOUR NAME / Returning Volunteen / Fall 2017 Program
  • In the body of your email please include the last time you volunteered at the hospital.
  • Please do this by August 11, 2017. If you do not let me know of your interest in returning, the open slots will be very limited!

If you have any questions, please email Jenny Mackie at