Palomar Health Volunteer Service 

Palomar Health has more than 500 volunteers in a variety of assignments at our district facilities, including Palomar Medical Center Escondido, Palomar Medical Center Poway, San Marcos Ambulatory Care Center and Poway Outpatient Pavilion.

We assist volunteers with finding a suitable assignment based on skills, preferences, location, experience and hours needed for healthcare college applications and courses.

The most requested volunteer positions include:
Emergency Department
Lobby Ambassador
Courtesy Shuttle Driver
Surgical/Family Waiting Room
Surgery Preparation
Chaplains
Activities Volunteer in the Skilled Nursing Facility
Palomar Paws/Therapy Dogs
Needlework
Patient Experience Focus Group (PEFG)
Gift Shop
• Outpatient Rehab
• Musical Therapy Program
• Art Therapy
• Pianists, Musicians