Medical Reserve Corps

Medical Reserve CorpsThe Yamhill County Medical Reserve Corp (YCMRC) is a community-based volunteer group located in Yamhill County, Oregon. The group consists of local licensed healthcare professionals, students actively studying in the healthcare field, and those retired whose license is in good standing. These professionals are called upon to assist and respond to public health disasters and emergencies.

Mission of YCMRC

The mission of the Yamhill County Medical Reserve Corps is to improve the health and safety of people in local communities by organizing and training volunteer health professionals to assist in a public health or community crisis

Who Can Join?

Our volunteers may include (but are not limited to) the following types of healthcare workers:

  • Dentists
  • Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs)
  • Lab Technicians
  • Medical Assistants
  • Mental Health Providers
  • Nurses
  • Optometrists
  • Pharmacists
  • Physicians
  • Psychologists
  • Public Health Professionals
  • Therapists
  • Radiologists
  • Social Workers

What YCMRC Volunteers Can Do

  • Assist local hospitals and health departments with surge personnel needs
  • Participate in community preparedness activities, such as exercises for shelters, mass prophylaxis, and vaccination clinics
  • Train with local emergency response partners
  • Assist Yamhill County Public Health with community health events

Interested in Volunteering?

Sign up online! SERV-OR is our volunteer application for those interested in joining the YCMRC. When registering please use your most current email and telephone information as this is how we will be contacting you during emergencies, exercises/drills, and meetings.