Ascension Sacred Heart Hospital Bay

  • Hospital/Medical Center


Bay Medical Sacred Heart is a community hospital that has provided quality healthcare in our area for more than 60 years. Our volunteers are at the heart of this organization and help enhance the commitment Bay Medical has made to being the premier healthcare facility in our area. In addition, volunteers are an essential part of the level of excellence we provide to our patients and their families during difficult times.

If you choose to participate in this tradition of excellence, you will be rewarded with gratification and enjoyment for your sacrifice of time and talent. You will form new friendships, experience new challenges, and have the opportunity to take pride in being actively involved at Bay Medical.

Whether you need to complete hours for a scholarship program, gain experience or want to give back to the community, Bay Medical’s volunteer programs will offer you many choices in finding just the right fit for your talents and skills and our hospital needs.

Through these programs many volunteers may work throughout the hospital in a variety of departments such as:

  • Gift/Uniform Shop
  • Information Desk
  • Intensive Care Waiting Room
  • Patient Rounding
  • Emergency Department
  • Surgical Services
  • Magazine Delivery
  • And many more

BMSH offers three volunteer programs:


The Bay Medical Auxiliary is a program that has more than 150 active adult volunteers who provide support services throughout our hospital, 365 days a year, to enhance the patient experience. Each year they contribute more than 36,000 hours in service.

High School

A summer program for high school students who require hours for various scholarship programs or simply want to make a difference in the community by volunteering their time. For more information click on the forms below. If you would like to apply for this program please download the Volunteen Application and health history documents and follow the instructions to submit the application packet.

Volunteen Application

Volunteen Requirements

Volunteen/Volunteer Health History

Special Service

A skill-based volunteer program that matches community professionals with administrative sponsors throughout non-clinical hospital departments. Volunteers can apply their skills and talents to a broad range of projects at the hospital. For those seeking greater volunteering flexibility and a way to apply their experience to the health care environment, becoming a Special Services Volunteer at Bay Medical can be an ideal fit.

Contact Us

To contact us about becoming a volunteer at Bay Medical, please take a moment to fill out the Volunteer Information Form online or contact Volunteer Services at (850) 747-6029 or via e-mail. Download an application (for printing)

Volunteer Information Form


For additional information about volunteer opportunities, please contact: