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7/6/2012 - Medical Reserve Corps Volunteers Needed

Cumberland Medical Reserve Corps Volunteers Needed

 

            Are you a healthcare professional?  Are you a community resident looking to help out during an emergency?  The Cumberland Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) needs your help!  The American Red Cross, health department nurses, and other volunteers have been hard at work helping to staff the cooling shelter currently opened at the Wallace Middle School in Vineland and we could use additional help.  Signing up is easy.  Just visit www.njmrc.nj.gov and click on the online application link.  Find Cumberland County Medical Reserve Corps and click on the appropriate application.  The MRC Coordinator will contact you to get you signed up.  It’s that easy! 

 

The Cumberland Medical Reserve Corps (CMRC) is a program that identifies and registers individuals who are willing to serve within their local area.  MRC Volunteers are organized through the Cumberland County Health Department and are utilized as part of the emergency management system.  As a volunteer with the Cumberland MRC, free training and emergency equipment are provided as well as up to date information on current health issues. 

 

 Volunteers are a key asset during response efforts within our county.  Sign up for the MRC today so you can contribute your skills in times need.  You could be our most important asset!  For more information on joining the Cumberland MRC, please call the health department at 327-7602 ext. 7106 or visit the New Jersey Medical Reserve Corps website at www.njmrc.nj.gov.