Track 4: Enhancing Public Health, Healthcare, and Emergency Management Systems
Part A: Rethinking the Established MRC for Changing Times: A Toolkit for Coordinators
The Philadelphia Medical Reserve Corps is 2600-members-strong and celebrating 13 successful years in operation. This session will share best practices and lessons learned accumulated from over a decade of building, establishing, and maintaining a robust, active volunteer corps.
Part B: Innovations in Volunteer Management: NYC MRC Best Practices
Volunteer management challenges are universal: recruitment, maintaining regular engagement, ensuring diversity to reflect the makeup of communities, ensuring volunteers feel appreciated, and meeting the needs of the communities we serve. Session will describe best practices of volunteer management and serve as a forum to share your experiences.