CCCHC has many volunteer opportunities, both medical and non-medical. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer at CCCHC, please read through the Volunteer Handbook and fill out the application here. Below is a copy of our volunteer handbook.
Three volunteers per clinic who work in a team to ensure that clients are welcomed to the clinic and guided through each of the stations efficiently.
Greeter will check-in patients, assist new clients in filling out intake forms, and prepare charts for new clients.
Client Flow will escort clients to each station of the clinic (triage, social work, provider, and discharge).
Hospitality Back-up will assist both the greeter and client flow.
All three should help make clients feel welcomed, relaxed and comfortable, including light conversation with patient and family.
Discuss spiritual needs of patient and ask their permission to pray with them
Seek permission from patient to communicate any needs to the provider that may affect health outcomes
Provides volunteers with food on clinic nights
Arrive 15 minutes before clinic begins to set up food
Identify yourself as an interpreter and explain your language skill level to client
Assist patient in filling out intake forms (some forms will be available in Spanish)
Accompany clients as they progress through the clinic stations, providing interpretation between client and provider as needed
Requires LCSW status or MSW degree in progress, willing to work with LCSW
Speak with client about various social services
Requires RN, LPN, CNA, EMT or MOA designation, some nursing or medical school students eligible as well
Record history, blood pressure, height/weight measurements on medical chart
Requires MD, APN, or PA status
Provide quality primary or specialty care for patients
Requires RN background
Reviews medication and/or treatments prescribed by provider with client
Answers client’s questions regarding medication/treatment, ensuring the client’s understanding of their role in the treatment process
Initiates client education as indicated
Provides client with outside resources to improve health outcomes
Records all interactions with client concerning their care in medical chart