Address: 945 N. 12th Street. (Volunteer Services is located in the building east of the main entrance to the hospital)
Transportation: Easy walk from anywhere on campus, however if you perform your service at night, be sure to take the LIMOs.
Orientation: September 9th 8-10am Aurora Research Institute, 1st floor Conference Room (across street from hospital entrance)
September 13th 10-noon Rapkin A-Bldg, lower level (across street from hospital entrance)
September 21st 2-4pm Steigleder Auditorium, lower level (across street from hospital entrance)
September 26th 1-3pm Rapkin A-Bldg, lower level (across street from hospital entrance)
Days/Hours of Operation: The hospital is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, thus a variety of shifts are available, including nights and weekends.
Description of Agency/Activities: Aurora Sinai is a teaching hospital in the heart of Milwaukee. They are dedicated to providing personal, high quality, cost effective health care. They embrace a philosophy of love, service, kindness, and sensitivity and work hard to serve a diverse population in the best way possible. In addition, the hospital provides many unique health services, including Acute Care for the Elderly, Asthma Care Management, Audiology Services, Sports Medicine Institute, Behavioral Health Services, Neonatal Intensive Care, Breast Health Center, Diabetes and Nutrition Center, Geriatrics Institute, Inpatient Rehab, Milwaukee Heart Institute, Positive Health Clinic, Perinatal Assessment Center, Regional Parkinson Center, Sexual Assault Treatment Center, Sleep Disorder Center, Vince Lombardi Cancer Clinic, and Women’s Health Services.
Student Role in Agency: The hospital offers a wide variety of service opportunities. Students will work with the volunteer coordinator to find an opportunity that works for them. Options include front entrance ambassador,post anesthesia care unit, Emergency Department navigator, patient companion, CNA buddy, Acute Care for the elderly, and impatient rehab.
Paquette's Women's Health Course: Students will be working on the postpartum floor helping mothers who just had babies as well as working closely with the hospital staff on the floor.