What is the MRC?
Frequently Asked Questions
Download a MRC Volunteer Registration Form

Volunteer Opportunities

Training Opportunities

Useful Links

Test Your RQ
Are you ready to get ready?

 

Rensselaer County
Medical Reserve Corps 

Rensselaer County Health Dept.
1600 7th Avenue
Troy, NY 12180

OR
Contact our Volunteer
Coordinator at:
(518) 270-2633

 

RENSSELAER COUNTY

MEDICAL RESERVE CORPS (MRC)
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On-line Training Links:

Health, Safety, & Personal Preparedness

· American Red Cross Be Red Cross Ready online educational presentation. www.redcross.org/email/test/brr/page237.html

· FEMA independent Study Program: IS-22 Are you ready? An In-Depth Guide to Citizen Preparedness http://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/is22.asp

· Ready.gov: http://www.ready.gov/america/index.html

· Personal Preparedness: New York Consortium for Emergency Preparedness Continuing Education (NYCEPCE)-1 contact hour in Nursing Continuing Education and 1 hour in Category One Continuing Medical Education Credit. http://www.nycepce,org/courselist.htm

· UR Center for Disaster Medicine and Emergency Preparedness; Psychological First Aid www.centerfordisastermedicine.org/disaster mental health.html

Public Health Activities & Incident Management

· Working in a POD: New York Consortium for Emergency Preparedness Continuing Education (NYCEPCE)-1 contact hour in Nursing Continuing Education and 1 hour in Category One Continuing Medical Education Credit. http://www.nycepce,org/courselist.htm

· IS 100: Introduction to the Incident Command System http://www.training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/is100.asp

· IS 100: Introduction to the Incident Command System for Healthcare or hospitals http://www.training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/is100.HC..asp

· IS 700: National Incident Management System (NIMS), An introduction
http://www.training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/is700.asp