Help Us Create A More Equitable Health System

We've partnered with The Color of Care documentary from Executive Producer Oprah Winfrey -- streaming now on the Smithsonian Channel. Learn more below and find ways to get involved today.
Read More
  • 2 people are interested
 

Volunteer Provider (MD/DO/PA/NP/RN)

Save to Favorites

ORGANIZATION: CLINICA ESPERANZA HOPE CLINIC

  • 2 people are interested
CEHC Staff 2022

Clínica Esperanza/Hope Clinic is looking for additional volunteer providers to help with staffing our Neighborhood Health Station. At our Neighborhood Health Station, we serve the Providence community by administering Covid-19 vaccines, performing Covid-19 testing, conducting health screenings (POC testing, blood pressure checks), and distributing food and hygiene products.

Volunteer providers would help with Covid-19 vaccination and oversight of point of care testing. They would also help with dispensing Paxlovid to any patients that test positive for Covid-19. Come join our team and help our community!

For all inquiries, please reach out to Megan Spinney at VCoordinator@aplacetobehealthy.org.

More opportunities with CLINICA ESPERANZA HOPE CLINIC

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About CLINICA ESPERANZA HOPE CLINIC

Location:

60 Valley St. Suite 104, PROVIDENCE, RI 02909, US

Mission Statement

Clínica Esperanza provides linguistically-appropriate, culturally-attuned medical care to uninsured adults living in Rhode Island. Since 2010, we have served more than 10,000 patients, 80% of whom are Spanish-speaking, through our clinic and health education programs. Free healthcare is provided by a team of multi-lingual volunteers and core staff. We believe healthcare is a human right.

Description

Clínica Esperanza/Hope Clinic was founded in 2007 as a place for patients, volunteers, community partners and donors to be healthy. Our community health care model ensures that quality care comes from caregivers who are fully integrated in the community.

CEHC offers primary medical care to uninsured Rhode Islanders, with an emphasis on culturally accustomed and linguistically appropriate care. Our focus is on prevention and health maintenance, giving our patients the tools they need to improve their quality of life in the long-term. We have 12 core staff members and leverage the help of over 300 medical and non medical volunteers. We primarily serve patients through our non-urgent medical care walk-in clinic, CHEER.

CEHC helps reduce the number of people accessing the emergency department for non-emergent medical needs. The emergency department is the first point of contact for the uninsured and under-insured population. CEHC's CHEER clinic offers a solution by being open 6 days per week as a place for patients to be seen for non-emergent healthcare needs by a multilingual provider at no cost.

We also work with community members to empower others through a variety of health education and outreach programs, including a women’s health clinic, a healthy lifestyle intervention program, support groups, and health screenings.

CAUSE AREAS

Advocacy & Human Rights
Community
Health & Medicine
Advocacy & Human Rights, Community, Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

85 Eagle StreetProvidence, RI 02909

(41.8248,-71.43562)
 

SKILLS

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

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Providers would be asked to commit to a weekly/biweekly/monthly shift, depending on their availability.
  • Providers would need an active RI license and be up-to-date on their immunizations including their Covid-19 vaccine.

Report this opportunity