Provide Health Screenings


(41.74311,-72.703804)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Greater HartfordHartford, CT 06106

About

Provide Health Screenings

Initiative: Revitalize

Impact area: Physical health

Location(s): Various locations in the Greater Hartford area

Hours: Weekday and weekend mornings and afternoons

Duration: Seasonal. Health screening events take place between April and November, but volunteers may sign up year-round

Desired level of commitment: Three health screening events per year

Age requirement: 18

Tasks may include:
* Providing blood pressure, glucose and/or cholesterol screenings
* Setting up and taking down tables
* Setting up pop-up tents
* Engaging and talking with community members about health resources
* Reviewing information provided in brochures with community members
* Discussing screening results with community members

In order to volunteer, you should be:
* A registered UAServe volunteer (you will have a chance to register if you haven't already)
* An RN, LPN, ARPN, MD, nursing student or medical student
* Willing to attend an orientation prior to volunteering
* Open to an ongoing volunteer commitment that works with your schedule
* Friendly
* Reliable
* Organized
* Able to provide proof of medical credentials prior to volunteering

A background check will be required to be placed with this volunteer opportunity.

Skills

  • EMT
  • Nursing
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training

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