There are multiple volunteer opportunities available for adults and students ages 16 and older. Volunteers must have had all necessary doses of a COVID-19 vaccine AND have completed the waiting period to ensure the maximum immunity. Volunteers must always wear a mask (e.g., cloth) over the nose and mouth.

What’s in it for you? Shared smiles, new skills and personal fulfillment: The intangible benefits of volunteering are numerous. We also offer tangible perks, including meal vouchers, free parking and free fitness center access.

Our volunteers are special people committed to helping serve LVHN communities across the Lehigh Valley, the Poconos, Schuylkill and Luzerne counties

Interested? Have a question? Contact our Volunteer Services Department at 610-969-2850.

Meet Our Team

The Volunteer Services Department supports the mission of LVHN by developing and sustaining volunteer opportunities to engage our community. Our goal is to enhance the patient experience at LVHN through the talents contributed by our amazing volunteers.

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Karla Bachl, Director of Volunteer Services
Karla Bachl
Administrator, Colleague and Volunteer Engagement
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Ruth Brown, Lead Volunteer Coordinator
Ruth Brown
LVH–Cedar Crest Manager, Volunteer Services
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Jessica McNamara, Volunteer Coordinator
Jessica Ruane
LVH–17th Street Volunteer Coordinator
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Lynn Schaeffer, Muhlenberg Volunteer Coordinator
Lynn Schaeffer
LVH–Muhlenberg and LVH–Hecktown Oaks Volunteer Coordinator
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Beth Lutz, Volunteer Services
Beth Lutz
LVH–Pocono and LVH–Dickson City Volunteer Coordinator
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Susan Biggs, Office Coordinator
Susan Biggs
Office Coordinator
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Mary Beth Rusiewicz, Secretary, Volunteer Services
Mary Beth Rusiewicz
Secretary