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St. Catherine Hospital
401 E Spruce St
Garden City, Kansas 67846

Emergency Room: 24/7

Volunteer at St. Catherine Hospital

Volunteers are a vital part of St. Catherine Hospital who touch the lives of people through their compassionate service.

  • Summer TeenMed Program 

    Note: Both Sessions are full for 2018.

    The Summer TeenMed Program at St. Catherine Hospital, is open to all teens that are interested in a health care career and would like to learn how a hospital operates. Teens will explore career paths as well as gain an understanding of how our unique facility operates. There is no cost and lunch is included for all teens participating.

    The program will focus areas in the hospital industry such as:

    • CPR/First Aid
    • Customer Service Training
    • Clinical Rotations
    • LifeTeam Air Ambulance Tour and Flight
    • Personal learning objectives by Providers 
    • Presentations from Doctors, IT Management & Directors

    Application Details

    To join the program an application must be completed and submitted by April 26, 2018 at 4 p.m. (The Volunteer Department reserves the right to decline any application.) Please download and complete the application and return in one of the following ways.

    By mail or in person to volunteer services:
    St. Catherine Hospital
    401 E. Spruce
    Garden City, KS 67846
    Attention: Shari Brandenburg

    By email:
    Send completed application via email to
    (Please note, PDF is fillable, however you will need to scan or send images of final version with signed documents and recommendation letters.)

    By Fax:
    Fax to 620-272-2738

    TeenMed Program Dates

    Teens who are accepted into the program must attend the mandatory orientation. Teens will choose and participate one of the scheduled programs of choice.

    Session 1
    June 4 - June 29, 2018

    • Mandatory orientation
      Date: June 4 - 8
      Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
      Room: Classroom 1 (ER entrance, walk up incline, take elevator to LL, turn left, #1 is on right)
    • Clinical Rotations
      Date: June 11 - June 29, 2018
      • Morning: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. or
      • Afternoon: 12 p.m. - 3 p.m.

    Session 2
    July 9 - Aug. 3, 2018

    • Mandatory orientation 
      Date: July 9 - 13
      Time: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
      Room: Classroom 1 (ER entrance, walk up incline, take elevator to LL, turn left, #1 is on right)
    • Clinical Rotations
      Date: July 16 - Aug 2, 2018 (Select a session time to attend)
      • Morning: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. or
      • Afternoon: 12 p.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Volunteer Opportunities

    Volunteers at St. Catherine Hospital offer their time and gifts in the following areas:

    • Surgery Waiting Room
      The surgery waiting room volunteer provides companionship, answers questions, gives out room numbers and makes certain that messages from staff are given to family members and friends who are waiting.
    • Siena Medical Clinic Information Desk
      The Siena Medical Building volunteers welcome, give directions and assists guests to the Medical Clinic.
    • St. Catherine Hospital Information Desks
      The information desk volunteers, welcome, give directions, and assist visitors at St. Catherine Hospital. They also deliver the newspapers, mail and flowers to patients.
    • The Benincasa House
      The Benincasa House volunteer is committed to making guests feel as comfortable as possible for as long as their loved one is in the hospital or undergoing cancer, radiation, wound care or antibiotic treatments at SCH. This area needs someone who can do light housekeeping duties (bag dirty linens, restock linen cabinets, unload dishwasher, etc.) and has a compassionate heart and a listening ear.
    • The Gift Nook
      The Gift Nook volunteer serves as a salesperson in the hospital's beautiful gift shop.
    • Music Volunteers
      The music volunteers provide uplifting, joyful music for our guests, patients, and associates.  It is our hope to provide comfort and a healing environment. Commitment is one hour a week.

Ready to Volunteer?

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer contact Shari Brandenburg, Volunteer Coordinator:

  • Phone: 620-272-2522
  • Email