DO, MD, Nurse Practitioner, Physician assistant

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SPECIAL OLYMPICS FLORIDA INC

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What we do: Help us provide sports physicals to our Special Olympics athletes: children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Events occur year-round throughout the Jacksonville area.

Who we need: Physicians, MDs, DOs, PAs, ARNPs, Nurses, and medical students, trained on-site to provide all-day screening exams. Florida license required to head up volunteer screenings. You can still volunteer if you have a license in another state!

Benefits of Helping Special Olympics Florida MedFest (Sports Physical Exam)

  • Feeling good about helping an athlete overcome the fear of visiting the doctor
  • Enjoying the camaraderie of working together with a group of your fellow professionals
  • Having the ability of increasing the number of patients in your practice: your practice will grow once word gets around that you work with persons with intellectual disabilities
  • Receive free CEU’s for hours volunteered at Games depending on your agency, school or professional organization

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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

40 E Adams StreetSuite LL15JacksonvilleJacksonville, FL 32202

(30.32717,-81.65676)
 

SKILLS

  • Nursing
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Training takes 2.5 hours (does not need to be done all at once) through an online portal. No retraining necessary. After training is complete, we ask 1-2 day long events per year that are typically 5-7 hours each.
  • Florida medical, nurse, etc license to be trained as Clinical Director (you can still volunteer as a day-of volunteer without a Florida medical license). Preferable to live in the Northeast Florida area.

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