Mercy Hospital Washington is seeking individuals who would be interested in volunteering at the hospital.

Volunteers contribute their time and talents to Mercy in many ways and in many different areas of the hospital.

Several volunteer positions are available, including positions with the gift shop at both Mercy Hospital Washington and Mercy Medical Building South.

Other areas where volunteers are needed include the concierge desk, escorting patients preparing for surgery, visiting with patients on the inpatient floors and providing them with magazines and crossword puzzles, arranging floral arrangements and assisting the pastoral staff.

Anyone interested in learning more about volunteering at Mercy Hospital Washington, contact Suzetta Manhart, volunteer coordinator, 636-239-8884 or by email at suzetta.manhart@mercy.net.

Mercy Hospital Washington, a member of Mercy, is a 148-bed hospital that serves all or parts of Crawford, Franklin, Gasconade, St. Charles, St. Louis and Warren counties.

The hospital offers comprehensive emergency, heart, cancer, surgical, obstetric, pediatric and other health services. Mercy is supported by the care of more than 180 physicians and advanced practitioners who are part of Mercy Clinic.