More than 200 MRC volunteers applications from across the country were submitted to HHS for attendance to the Center for Domestic Preparedness Disaster Medical Assistance Team (Fundamentals) training courses in Alabama in of 2018; with only a few selected. I, Peg Clement of Chittenden MRC, feel fortunate to have been nominated for this important training […]
The 2018 VT Healthcare & EMS Preparedness Conference is on October 18 – 21, 2017! Speakers from all across the country and locally are speaking on a number of great topics in Healthcare & EMS. Conference[…]
The 2018 VT Healthcare & EMS Preparedness Conference is on October 18 – 21, 2017! Speakers from all across the country and locally are speaking on a number of great topics in Healthcare & EMS.
Conference Website: http://www.vtemsconference.com/
Additionally, the conference will also have a trivia night Friday.
Healthcare Preparedness Day is open for MRC Members to attend for FREE happening on Thursday, October 18th.
Registration for conference is required. Please only register if you plan to attend, because the ticket cost is purchased by your local MRC unit. For MRC RSVP with your local Unit Coordinator.
If you would like to attend those other days please register for them on your own separately and you have to pay for those additional days.
Hope you are able to attend Thursday, October 18th — cause this conference will surpass all previous years’ accomplishments!
In the Mental Health First Aid course, you learn risk factors and warning signs for mental health and addiction concerns, strategies for how to help someone in both crisis and non-crisis situations, and where to turn for help. Come join the Northwest Vermont MRC in taking this course!
RSVP is required for this training.
Join the Lamoille Valley MRC for POD (Point of Distribution) Training and their monthly meeting. PODs are a mechanism for distributing medicine to those at risk during a public health emergency. Medical Reserve Corps volunteers will be activated in the event that the dozens of Points of Distribution sites across Vermont are activated.