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ORGANIZATION: Bergen Volunteer Medical Initiative

  • 30 people are interested
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COME JOIN OUR TEAM OF VOLUNTEER MEDICAL INTERPRETERS!

BVMI provides free primary healthcare to low-income Bergen County residents who do not have health insurance. Our patients come from many different backgrounds, speaking many different languages, Our volunteer interpreters ensure that our patients and practitioners are communicating clearly, which ensures that our patients receive the care they need.

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to go to medical, nursing or PA school or a retired practitioner.

Please visit www.BVMI.org or contact Elaine Posner - eposner@bvmi.net for more information!

We hope to welcome you to our team soon!

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About Bergen Volunteer Medical Initiative

Location:

75 Essex Street, Hackensack, NJ 07601, US

Mission Statement

Bergen Volunteer Medical Initiative provides FREE primary care to low-income, working Bergen County, NJ residents who do not have health insurance. Our goal is to keep our patients out of the emergency room. We believe that how people are treated during a visit to BVMI’s Healthcare Center is as important as the medical care they receive.

Description

BVMI is a nonprofit healthcare center which opened in November, 2009. In 2017, we served over 1,200 patients in more than 7,000 visits. Care is provided by volunteer doctors, nurses, nurse practitioners and other clinicians. BVMI is supported solely through contributions from individuals, corporations and foundations and is one of 100 Volunteers in Medicine clinics in the US. We recently were awarded the Platinum status on Guidestar--a premier authority on non-profit organizations. Check us out! https://www.guidestar.org/profile/20-2633437

CAUSE AREAS

Health & Medicine
Immigrants & Refugees
Women
Health & Medicine, Immigrants & Refugees, Women

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

75 Essex StreetSuite 100Hackensack, NJ 07601

(40.87809,-74.04828)
 

SKILLS

  • People Skills
  • Korean
  • Healthcare

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • flexible
  • Korean

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