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American Red Cross - Eastern New York Region

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DISASTER HEALTH SERVICES VOLUNTEER

This is a wonderful opportunity to help people recover from a devastating situation. That's part of what health services workers do every single day. When there's a disaster, your compassion and skills are vital. We needs boots on the ground wherever there's a major crisis.

Duties:

  • Provide assistance and healthcare to shelter residents.
  • Provide care before, during and/or after a disaster event.
  • Assistance may include daily living activities, wound care, incontinence care, help with functional needs.
  • Provide health education & assessments to determine if higher care is needed.

Commitment:

  • *Typically a 2-week deployment, minimum 10 days deployment

Qualifications:

  • An active unencumbered license or certification for NP, RN, LPN/LVN, MD, D.O., EMT, PA, Paramedic.
  • Valid Driver’s License.
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APPLY: https://volunteerconnection.redcross.org/?nd=lead&a=3288&h=234&p=1682019

The American Red Cross relies on volunteers just like YOU! This is a great opportunity to meet other volunteers and help others! If this opportunity isn't the right fit, we have many others! Connect with us!

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About American Red Cross - Eastern New York Region

Location:

33 Everett Road, Albany, NY 12205, US

Mission Statement

The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.

Description

Every single day, the American Red Cross helps people in emergencies. Whether its one displaced family, thousands of disaster victims, or providing care and comfort to an ill or injured service member or veteran or support to a military family member, our vital work is made possible by people like you. It is through the time and care of ordinary people that we can do extraordinary things.

Community
Disaster Relief
Emergency & Safety

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Watertown, NY 13601

(43.97478,-75.91076)
 

SKILLS

  • Disaster Relief Care & Shelters
  • Customer Service
  • Disaster Response

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Typically a two-week deployment.
  • -Ability to work in a continuously changing environment in which work priorities may change frequently.

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