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Duke Healthcare Preparedness Coalition Medical Reserve Corps Orientation (DHPC MRC)

Duke Healthcare Preparedness Coalition Medical Reserve Corps (DHPC MRC) comprises medical and non-medical volunteers who are interested in assisting Duke Healthcare Preparedness Coalition (DHPC) partners during special events, public health emergencies, or disasters that have had a catastrophic impact on a community’s healthcare infrastructure. DHPC MRC members could be deployed for multiple days at a time anywhere within the state.

DHPC MRC volunteers serve in many different ways when deployed during special events, emergencies, or disasters. Some roles to consider are:

  • Various medical provider roles
  • Record keeping/patient intake and discharge
  • Various logistical and/or planning roles when deployed with the State Medical Assistance Team NC 400
  • Assist in maintaining situational awareness
  • Assist with access control and site security
  • Provide customer service and public information at medical tents or in a mobile field hospital

Orientation training will be conducted within a one hour time frame via online delivery.

Category/Level Basic  
Language English 
Date(s)  Thu. Jun 16, 2022 5:00-6:00PM 
Location Duke Healthcare Coalition Warehouse
100 Golden Drive, Durham NC 27705 
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Building/Room 100 Golden Drive Durham NC 27705 
Handicap Accessibility No
WiFi Access  
Offered By Duke Healthcare Preparedness Coalition 
Primary Instructor Shearin, Katrina 
Course Length 1 hour 
Course Hours
Award Credentials
Equivalent Prerequisites
Target Audience Medical professionals and Non-Medical individuals and those who are interested in supporting the medical needs during major special events, public health emergencies, and disasters. 
Maximum Participants 50
# Open Seats 47
# on Wait List 0   |   |  HelpDesk: 919-825-2574   |  Email NCEM TERMS Helpdesk   |  Email Healthcare TERMS Helpdesk