Poughkeepsie…. The Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) of Dutchess County will offer two orientation sessions for new members on Thursday, May 24th at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., at the Dutchess County Department of Emergency Response, 392 Creek Road, Poughkeepsie. The presentation is free, but registration prior to the event is required.
“The Medical Reserve Corps offers many opportunities for people to support their communities during times of need, and throughout the year,” said A. K. Vaidian, MD, MPH, Commissioner of the Dutchess County Department of Behavioral & Community Health (DBCH). “Both healthcare and non-healthcare professionals are always needed to support DBCH, as well as the County’s Department of Emergency Response.”
The MRC of Dutchess County is comprised of both healthcare and non-healthcare volunteers as part of a national network of more