Welcome

New Member Orientation
Rocky Mountain MRC’s next new member orientation is:

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 at 1730 (5:30 PM) at Tri-County Health Department HQ:

6162 S Willow Dr. #100, Greenwood Village, CO 80111

Those interested in joining are encouraged to attend, and are invited to stay for the full Member Meeting following Orientation lasting to 2100 (9:00 PM). Please complete a membership request to let us know you’re coming.

Serving Colorado in Public Health, Preparedness, and Emergency Response

 

What do nurses, retirees, students, technology professionals, and others all have in common? They’re the type of people you’ll encounter volunteering with the Rocky Mountain Medical Reserve Corps of Colorado.┬áDon’t let the name fool you, Medical Reserve Corps includes people with no more medical training than the ability to give a hug or apply pressure to a wound. Our volunteers come from every walk of life and every skill set.

The Medical Reserve Corps Program is housed under the Surgeon General and was created as a way to pre-credential and train first responders from the medical and non-medical community who want to be able to assist in an emergency. By providing adequate credentialing, training, and coordination, those wanting to do the most good for their communities.

Our primary response duties include:

  • Supporting a public health emergency response
    • Point of Distribution for Emergency Vaccines or Medication
  • Disaster Aid Response
  • First Responder Assistance
  • Disaster Preparedness Training
  • Emergency Communications Support (EmComm)
  • Public Event Support (First Aid Stations and Roving First Aid Units)
  • and much, much more
An Introduction to the Medical Reserve Corps

Join Us!

We are always looking for Medical and Non-Medical Volunteers to fill our ranks! Please visit our other pages to learn more about the exciting opportunities that await you with RMMRCCO, and consider becoming a member-volunteer!