Nurses and Technicians

Kaiser Permanente employees can donate their time at Saturday Surgery Sessions where the volunteer team cares for 5-15 patients. Some of the more common procedures are: hernia repairs, cataract removals, diagnostic colonoscopies, cyst removals, biopsies, ENT, and knee repairs. Saturday surgery sessions are scheduled 2-4 times per year at each of the following medical centers:
  • Antioch
  • Fremont/Hayward
  • Oakland
  • Redwood City
  • Richmond
  • San Francisco
  • San Rafael
  • Santa Rosa
  • South San Francisco
  • Walnut Creek
We need volunteer nurses, technicians, Physician Assistants, LVNs, and support staff from the following departments:
  • Anesthesia
  • Operating Room
  • Gastroenterology
  • PACU
  • ASU
  • Environmental Services
  • Sterile Processing
As an OA volunteer you will:
  • Feel great knowing that you helped a person in need who otherwise could not afford treatment.
  • Volunteer at your own hospital with your colleagues.
  • Prevent medical conditions from developing into costly emergencies.
  • Employed at the KP Medical Center where you will volunteer
  • Provide care to OA patients during Saturday Sessions for a minimum 3 hour shift.
  • Sign up and commit to a full shift in advance of volunteering
Time commitment:
  • At least one Saturday per year.
If you are interested in volunteering with OA, please click here.