Assist with Maricopa County COVID-19 Vaccine Points of Dispensing (POD's)
Maricopa County Department of Public Health Medical Reserve Corps
The Maricopa County Department of Public Health Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) is recruiting medical and non-medical volunteers to assist with the deployment of the COVID-19 vaccine to our community.
Select 'I Want To Help' on this page and you will receive an email with instructions on how to complete your registration and get involved!
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About Maricopa County Department of Public Health Medical Reserve Corps
4041 N. Central Avenue, Suite 600, Phoenix, AZ 85012, US
Maricopa County Department of Public Health is the primary agency responsible for protecting the health and wellness of residents and visitors during a public health emergency. In order to meet this critical role, the department created the Office of Preparedness and Response. Together with agencies from local communities, state, tribal and federal partners, and the healthcare systems MCDPH prepares for the unexpected.
Public health emergencies are unpredictable. Disease Epidemics, Extreme Weather , Bioterrorism, outbreaks of new viruses and unpredictable patterns of spread are all challenges we face in emergency public health.We create emergency operating plans that guide response to public health emergencies
- Develop and maintain partnerships with the healthcare community, government agencies and private business
- We test our plans through drills and exercises
- We coordinate and operate sites that will serve as emergency points of dispensing (PODs) where we will hand out life-saving medication during a large public health emergency
- We recruit and train volunteers to help in a public health emergency