OMC is Seeking Caring Individuals to Volunteer
Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) is seeking volunteers to work at the information
desks, gift shop, thrift store, as chaplains, and as hospice volunteers.
Some of the duties of an OMC volunteer include greeting visitors, giving
direction, escorting visitors to destinations, keeping coffee stations
neat and tidy, wheeling discharged patients to cars, and deliveries of
flowers, mail and meal trays. Those working in the gift shop or thrift
store will do retail type work such as stocking shelves, keeping things
neat, pricing items and making displays.
Volunteers work at OMC because they want to help others. That enthusiasm
is contagious. They have fun and enjoy the work that they do and in turn
they make visitors feel more at ease and welcome. They do a variety of
duties that allow the paid staff to continue helping others without interruption
and allows for quicker service to those who are waiting.
There are as many reasons as there are volunteers but the one thing that
almost all of them say is that at the end of the day it feels really good
to know that you helped someone. Volunteers are people who want to make
For more information about volunteering, contact Dianne Hoover at 417-293-9969.