News

Vermont MRC Volunteer, Peg Clement, Attends Disaster Medical Assistance Team Fundamentals Course at Center for Domestic Preparedness in Anniston, Alabama June 25-30, 2018

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 […]



Events

2018 VT Healthcare & EMS Preparedness Conference

When: October 18, 2018 – October 21, 2018 all-day
Where: Jay Peak Resort & Conference Cent, 830 Jay Peak Rd, Jay, VT 05859, USA

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[…]

Oct
18
Thu
2018 VT Healthcare & EMS Preparedness Conference @ Jay Peak Resort & Conference Cent
Oct 18 – Oct 21 all-day
2018 VT Healthcare & EMS Preparedness Conference @ Jay Peak Resort & Conference Cent | Jay | Vermont | United States

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!

Oct
19
Fri
Mental Health First Aid Training – NW VT MRC @ Northwest Counseling and Support Services
Oct 19 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Mental Health First Aid Training - NW VT MRC @ Northwest Counseling and Support Services | Saint Albans City | Vermont | United States

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. 

Oct
23
Tue
POD Training – Lamoille Valley MRC @ VDH Morrisville Local Office of Health
Oct 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
POD Training - Lamoille Valley MRC @ VDH Morrisville Local Office of Health | Morristown | Vermont | United States

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.