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Provide Health Screenings

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Initiative: Revitalize

Impact area: Physical health

Location(s): Various locations in the Greater Hartford area

Hours: Weekday and weekend mornings and afternoons

Duration: Seasonal. Health screening events take place between April and November, but volunteers may sign up year-round

Desired level of commitment: Three health screening events per year 

Age requirement: 18

Tasks may include:

  • Providing blood pressure, glucose and/or cholesterol screenings
  • Setting up and taking down tables
  • Setting up pop-up tents
  • Engaging and talking with community members about health resources
  • Reviewing information provided in brochures with community members
  • Discussing screening results with community members

In order to volunteer, you should be:

  • A registered UAServe volunteer (you will have a chance to register if you haven't already)
  • An RN, LPN, ARPN, MD, nursing student or medical student
  • Willing to attend an orientation prior to volunteering
  • Open to an ongoing volunteer commitment that works with your schedule
  • Friendly
  • Reliable
  • Organized
  • Able to provide proof of medical credentials prior to volunteering

A background check will be required to be placed with this volunteer opportunity.

INTERESTED IN THIS UASERVE VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY?

Email Rosa McGuire, Urban Alliance's Volunteer Manager, at rosa.mcguire@urbanalliance.com.

 

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