The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Are you interested in becoming a volunteer in healthcare and community outreach in Onondaga County? Then, consider joining the Volunteer Program at the Alzheimer's Association, Central New York Chapter as a Physician Outreach Specialist!
The Physician Outreach Specialist impacts the Chapter’s mission and goals by educating healthcare professionals about Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia. They will support the direct link to increased referrals for programs and services available to their patients and caregivers through the Alzheimer’s Association. These individuals will make an extreme impact in their community by traveling to various offices to offer free informal presentations to health care professionals and hand out valuable information.
We are looking for individuals who have a:
Ability to speak comfortably to a group.
Ability to speak confidently and professionally in a hurried environment.
Dependable and punctual.
The staff will provide:
Complete training on presentation topics and services.
Resources to learn about the Alzheimer’s Association and Alzheimer’s disease.
On-site training and coaching on physician drop-ins.
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
Driver's License Needed
Orientation or Training
Flexible, 4-8 hours per month.
Complete required trainings, participate in on-going trainings, provide own transportation.