Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Roles

General Volunteers

EMR Expert (any student, training required):

  • Electronic medical record expert in charge of registration

Interpreter:

  • Requires fluency in Arabic, Spanish, or French

  • Translate for patients throughout clinic and with physician

Vitals (any student):

  • Takes height, weight, blood pressure, respirations, and temperature

Labs(any student, training required):

  • Checks Hemoglobin A1C and cholesterol 

 Patient educator(any student, training required):

  • Educate patients about their vitals and labs utilizing motivational interviewing

 HIV/HCV Testing(any student, training required):

  • Provide testing to patients
Scribe (any student):

 

  • Assist history takers with clinical notes during clinic visits
Patient Advocate (any student):

 

  • Guide patients through clinic and assist clinic coordinators with tasks

Graduate Students

History Taker (EMR trained) (Medical/PA/DNP Students only):

  • Interviews patients and presents to provider

Examiner (3rd/4th year Medical/PA/DNP Students only).

  • Examines patients and presents to provider

Medication History Taker(Pharmacy Students only):

  • Taking pharmaceutical history of each patient seen by the team

Dental students:

  • Oral assessments
  • Oral health education
  • Referrals to dental school clinics

Social Work students:

  • Referrals to community resources and insurance information
Physical Therapy students:
  • Physical therapy assessments