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Volunteer Services

Covenant Health is a non-profit ministry that is dedicated to caring for all individuals body, mind and spirit. By volunteering your time and energy to Covenant Health, you will become an integral part of making a difference in the lives of our patients, families and visitors. Our Covenant Volunteer Program is made up of caring, compassionate people who are devoted to helping others and to helping us fulfill our Christian mission of healing. The volunteers at Covenant Medical Center, Covenant Children’s, Covenant Joe Arrington Cancer Center, Covenant Surgicenter, and more go wherever help is needed. Hospital volunteers bring kindness to patients, families and employees with their cheerful dispositions and helpful attitudes.

Please find more information regarding the types of volunteer opportunities we have under "Volunteer Opportunities."

Student Internships

Covenant Health offers non-paid internship experiences for college level students of all backgrounds. These opportunities are rich in experience and allow for hands-on learning. If you are looking for a career in any aspect of healthcare administration, or want to gain experience at the bedside of patients before applying for nursing or medical school, we’ve got a place for you.

Detailed information regarding the program and how to apply can be found in the Student Intern Application.

Nurse Shadow Opportunities

Are you interested in observing a nurse at the largest hospital in West Texas? You’ve come to the right place! Covenant Health offers observation of our nursing staff located at Covenant Medical Center and Covenant Children’s. Observation is open to students who are 16 years of age and older. For students under the age of 18, you will be asked to submit a letter of recommendation and a signature from a parent.

Observations & Clinical Rotations

We are excited that you have chosen Covenant Health for your medical experience. Whether you are just beginning your higher education or into your clinical rotations and practicum, Covenant Health is a great place to begin! We have a variety of opportunities for clinical students depending on their stage of education. You must be 18 years of age or older and be enrolled in a post-high school health professions program, a residency/fellowship, or be a licensed medical professional in order to request observation/rotation privileges.

Contact Us

Volunteer Services
Covenant Health
3506 21st St., Suite 305
Lubbock, Texas 79410
Phone: (806) 725-3309
Lauren.Orta@stjoe.org

Student Internships
Covenant Health
3506 21st St., Suite 506
Lubbock, Texas 79410
Phone: (806) 725-0094
Roxana.Rashid@stjoe.org

Nurse Shadow Opportunities
Covenant Health
3719 22nd Street
Lubbock, TX 79410
Phone: (806) 725-0696
Terri.morris@stjoe.org
Observations & Clinical Rotations
Covenant Health
3506 21st Street
Lubbock, TX 79410
Phone: (806) 725-1377
Natalie.bryant@stjoe.org

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