Become a Volunteer

Four (4) easy steps to becoming a volunteer at Howard University Hospital:

  • Complete application and provide two (2) letters of reference; may attach resume in lieu of employment history.  Applications may be personally obtained by visiting Room 2054, or mailed/emailed at your request.
  • Background check obtained by the hospital.
  • Medical clearance to include history, immunization records (MMR, Tdap, HepB, Varicella), and proof of annual tuberculosis examination and influenza shot.  For pediatric placement, nose and throat cultures and stool samples are needed.
  • Upon medical and background clearance, complete volunteer orientation to include Infection Control, Fire Safety, and Health Information/Patient Privacy.